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Cheap Flights from Munich to San Francisco & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA codeMUC
Destination Airport IATA codeSJC
Number Of Flight Options1
Average Flight Time2 hours 55 mins

San Francisco SFO Flight Information

Traveling From Munich
Origin Airport IATA Code MUC
Traveling To San Francisco
Destination Airport IATA Code SJC
Number of Airlines Serving 6
Available Airlines
Distance 9437 km
Direct Flight Time 11 50
Flight Price

Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Munich to San Francisco right now?
Stay informed about current flying restrictions or health advisories by visiting the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for all recent developments for your flights from Munich to San Francisco.
Is there a direct flight between Munich and San Francisco?
We know you’d like to have as much time as you can to enjoy your well-earned break. Fly directly between Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) and San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) and that’s exactly what you’ll get. Consider United Airlines and Lufthansa — these are a couple of the 2 airlines advertising nonstop flights on this route.
How long is a direct flight from Munich to San Francisco?
From the minute you take off from Munich to the instant you touch down in San Francisco, you’ll have travelled 5,900 miles over an average of 11 hours and 35 minutes. With a nonstop flight, you’ll get your much-anticipated holiday off to a stress-free start.
Can I cancel my flight booking to San Francisco due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your San Francisco booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for Munich to San Francisco flights?
If you’re trying to work out the best way to travel from Munich to San Francisco, these are the routes flown the most often:

  • Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) - 128 flights per week
  • Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) to San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 8 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Munich to San Francisco?
After awesome in-flight entertainment? Or wonderful service? While you’ll find several airlines advertising flights from Munich to San Francisco, booking one of these well-known air carriers will ensure you start your much-needed break on the right foot.

  • Lufthansa with 169 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 91 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 82 flights every month.
  • Turkish Airlines with 43 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Air France with 30 flights every month.

How many flights are there from Munich to San Francisco?
Spontaneous holidays can be lots of fun. With some 18 flights on offer from Munich to San Francisco every day, you’ll be able to pick a time that’s right for you.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing United Airlines, Southwest Airlines or Alaska Airlines. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Munich to San Francisco 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Munich to San Francisco, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Munich to San Francisco is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Munich to San Francisco  

Every day between Munich and San Francisco, 8 flights from 6 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Air Canada, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Air New Zealand, Lufthansa, United Airlines, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 11hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 9437 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Munich to San Francisco — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Munich to San Francisco to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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The Westin San Francisco Airport

The Westin San Francisco Airport

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Aloft San Francisco Airport, a Marriott Hotel

3.5 out of 5
401 E Millbrae Ave, Millbrae, CA, 94030
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Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, an IHG Hotel

3.5 out of 5
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4.2/5 Very Good! (1,721 reviews)
".fantastic stay!"

Reviewed on 26 Jan 2023

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Hotel Caza Fisherman's Wharf

Hotel Caza Fisherman's Wharf

4 out of 5
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Stay at this 4-star family-friendly hotel in San Francisco. Enjoy breakfast, WiFi and a 24-hour fitness centre. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (2,132 reviews)
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Handlery Union Square Hotel

Handlery Union Square Hotel

3.5 out of 5
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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.