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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Zürich to San Francisco were £337 for one-way flights and £469 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeZRH
Destination Airport IATA codeSFO
Flight Price£469

Helpful Zürich to San Francisco (ZRH - SJC) Flight Information

Traveling From Zürich
Origin Airport IATA Code ZRH
Traveling To San Francisco
Destination Airport IATA Code SJC
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal, SAS, Delta, Lufthansa, Swiss International Air Lines, Qatar Airways, Aer Lingus, Turkish Airlines
Distance 9378 km
Direct Flight Time 11 50
Flight Price £469

FAQs about flights from Zürich to San Francisco

Is it possible to fly from Zürich to San Francisco right now?

Stay informed about current flying restrictions and health guidelines by checking our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page is constantly updated with the most recent developments for your flights from Zürich to San Francisco.

Is there a direct flight between Zürich and San Francisco?

Your next amazing holiday is right at your fingertips. All you have to do is lock in your airfare with one of the 1 air carriers that advertise flights from ZRH to SFO. For a superb travel experience, we recommend travelling with SWISS.

How long is a direct flight from Zürich to San Francisco?

Covering a total distance of 5,841 miles, the trip takes on average 11 hours and 50 minutes. Think about upgrading your fare on your Zürich to San Francisco flight if you want to be really comfortable.

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 Zürich to San Francisco flights?

Board at ZRH and then land at San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO). Chances are that's what you'll be doing if you travel from Zürich to San Francisco.

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Zürich to San Francisco?

Whether it's quality food or warm service, we all have certain things we look for when deciding on an airline. Consider these reputable carriers to find out which one offers just what you want:

  • Lufthansa with 65 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 47 flights every month.
  • SAS with 30 flights every month.
  • Aer Lingus with 30 flights every month.
  • Singapore Airlines with 30 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 21 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Zürich to San Francisco?

Organising a trip from Zürich to San Francisco is simple. With 12 daily flights to pick from, you can set off on your next big adventure whenever you like.

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: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Zürich 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 Zürich 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 Zürich to San Francisco is January . In the current list of deals available, prices start at £469 and can rise to £1,530 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Zürich to San Francisco  

Every day between Zürich and San Francisco, 2 flights from 2 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 United Airlines, SWISS, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 11hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 9378 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Zürich 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 Zürich 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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Hilton San Francisco Financial District

Hilton San Francisco Financial District

4 out of 5
750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA
The price is £94 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ferry Building, Lombard Street and Pier 39. Oracle Park and Palace of Fine Arts are also ...
2/5 (1 review)
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Reviewed on 14 Apr 2019

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The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

4.5 out of 5
335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is £145 per night from 14 Oct to 14 Oct
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre, Warfield Theater, and Grace Cathedral. San ...
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San Francisco Marriott Marquis

San Francisco Marriott Marquis

4 out of 5
780 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
The price is £148 per night from 7 Oct to 7 Oct
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Moscone Convention Center, Ferry Building and Oracle Park. Chase Center and Pier 39 are ...
2/5 (2 reviews)
"Familien-Zimmer (Suite) war nicht bereit (zu wenig Betten), mehrere Anrufe notwendig. Kein Room-Service. Keine Mini-Bar. Vent. in Badezimmer nicht funktionsfähig"

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Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

4 out of 5
2500 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
The price is £126 per night from 12 Oct to 12 Oct
Located in North Beach, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Aquarium of the Bay, Pier 39 and Ghirardelli Square. Lombard Street and Alcatraz Island are ...
4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)
"Très très bien placé, litrie confortable même si un peu mou"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf
Hyatt Regency San Francisco

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

4 out of 5
5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA
The price is £183 per night from 1 Oct to 1 Oct
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of San Francisco Railway Museum, Westfield San Francisco Centre and Warfield Theater. Alcatraz ...
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
"Super Gross und auch gemütliche! Zimmer mit Super Aussicht! Und auch den Eingangsbereich Genial gemacht!"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

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DoubleTree by Hilton San Francisco South Airport Blvd

DoubleTree by Hilton San Francisco South Airport Blvd

4 out of 5
275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA
The price is £107 per night from 2 Oct to 2 Oct
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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

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.