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San Francisco International Airport (SFO) welcomes several flights from the UK every day, with the journey from London taking just over 11 hours. The cost of flights to San Francisco varies throughout the year, with some great deals on offer outside of school holiday dates. If you can’t find the flight you want to San Francisco Airport, there are two other major international airports serving the Bay area, giving visitors plenty of choice.

British Airways, United and Virgin Atlantic offer regular San Francisco flights from Heathrow (LHR).

While Norwegian operates a route between London Gatwick (LGW) and Oakland (OAK), which is a mere 25-minute drive from central San Fran.

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English

Currency

US Dollar ($)

Average flight time(from London)

11 hrs

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