Flights from San Francisco Intl. (SFO) to Frankfurt Intl. (FRA) starting at $190

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The cheapest flights to Frankfurt Intl. found within the past 7 days were $397 round trip and $190 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SFO to FRA

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FAQs about flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Frankfurt Intl. Airport (FRA)

Can I catch a flight from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) right now?

For information on any present Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) travel advice and quarantine requirements, go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Look before you book your flight, so you don't get caught up en route.

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

United Airlines and Lufthansa are among the airlines that have direct flights from San Francisco Airport to Frankfurt am Main Airport. If you're keen to get to your destination as quickly as possible, these are the options for you.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Frankfurt Intl. Airport (FRA), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

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

The journey from San Francisco Airport to Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) takes on average about 16 hours and 32 minutes. You'll have ample opportunity to rest on this long-haul flight, but remember to take essentials like a travel pillow if you really want to get comfortable.

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

You will have covered 8,140 mi by the time you've left the runway at San Francisco Airport and touched down smoothly at FRA. Be sure to bring plenty to keep you entertained — it's going to be a long ride.

What airlines fly from San Francisco Airport to FRA?

There are a number of airlines that have direct flights from San Francisco Airport to Frankfurt am Main Airport. United Airlines (UA) is one of the most well-known, offering at least 45 flights every month. If that's not enough for you, look up the deals on offer from Lufthansa (LH). This airline operates 36 flights on the San Francisco to Frankfurt route each month. Between the two, you're sure to find a deal to suit your travel needs.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Lufthansa, Ryanair or Condor you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

San Francisco Intl. to Frankfurt Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From San Francisco Intl.
Traveling To Frankfurt Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 4 hours 50 mins
Earliest Departure Time 2:05PM CEST
Latest Departure Time 2:55PM CEST
Lowest Flight Price $397

Route Info

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

Distance:
5,716.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on SFO to FRA Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Air New Zealand
Embraer RJ145 Amazon
American Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet
United Airlines
Airbus A319
United Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
United Airlines
Airbus A321-100/200
United Airlines
Boeing 737-300 pax
United Airlines
Boeing 737-500 pax

Discover our best flights from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA. 

With 19 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA at the right price  

Airfares to Frankfurt FRA from San Francisco SFO currently cost between $397 and $849. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA on Travelocity starting at $190. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Frankfurt FRA from San Francisco SFO quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Frankfurt faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to FRA from SFO to take around 4 hour(s) 50 min(s).  

 

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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to FRA from SFO. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, March is usually the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco SFO to Frankfurt FRA. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Frankfurt FRA from San Francisco SFO 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to FRA from SFO have this option.  

 

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We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.