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Amazing FRA to SFO Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $440 round trip and $264 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for FRA to SFO

Carrier Flight Depart FRA Arrive SFO Fri
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7/4
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7/5
Mon
7/6
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7/7
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7/8
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7/9
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FAQs about flights from Frankfurt Intl. Airport (FRA) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

Are there direct flights from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

Start your escape in the calmest way possible and fly straight to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.). Lufthansa and United Airlines are among the airlines that offer direct services on this flight path.

How long is the flight from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

The flight from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) typically takes about 12 hours and 3 minutes. You'll have plenty of time to get some shut-eye on this lengthy flight, but make sure you bring a travel pillow if you really want to be comfortable.

What is the flight distance from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

The flight distance from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) is 5,717 miles. Neck pillow? Check. Hairbrush so you look fabulous on landing? Check. We suggest you pack all your carry-on basics for this lengthy flight.

What airlines fly from Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

If you're planning a trip to San Francisco from Frankfurt, you'll find several airlines that fly direct. One of the leading carriers is Lufthansa (LH), which offers 31 flights each month. Another good option is United Airlines (UA), which offers 56 flights each month. The more airlines you consider, the more likely you are to score a wonderful deal.

Flying Tips & Tricks How do I find my flight number?
  • Scan your inbox once you've made your reservation — there should be an itinerary for your flight. The flight number will be located on the first page of this document.
How early can you check bags for a flight?
  • This can vary between airlines, but it's generally two hours ahead of departure for domestic flights and three hours for international. Drop your luggage early and sit back and relax in the airport lounge. It beats speeding in a cab and worrying about missing your flight.

FRA to SFO Frequently Asked Questions

Frankfurt Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromFrankfurt Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time11 hours 30 mins
Earliest Departure Time1:55PM CEST
Latest Departure Time1:55PM CEST
Lowest Flight Price$440

Frankfurt to San Francisco Carriers and Route Information

Flight path for flights from Frankfurt am Main Airport to San Francisco International Airport


Distance:
7,445.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on FRA to SFO Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Air France
Airbus A319
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A319
KLM
Airbus A320-100/200
Lufthansa
Aerospatiale/Alenia ATR 42/ ATR 72
Lufthansa
Airbus A330 all models
United Airlines
Aerospatiale/Alenia ATR 42-500
United Airlines
Aerospatiale/Alenia ATR 72
United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet 200
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