Flights from Zurich Airport ZRH to San Francisco Airport SFO

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Below we have compiled essential flight information for anyone who is flying from Zürich-Kloten to San Francisco International, including airliners who offer flights and their flight times. In total, there are 2 airliners to choose from including United Airlines and Swiss. When travelling from Zürich-Kloten you will cover about 5,826 miles before you reach San Francisco International. This journey will take 11 Hours 50 Minutes.

The exact cost of the flight we vary quite significantly base on the dates you travel, the time of day you will depart and how long in advance you pre book the flights. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

On arriving at San Francisco International please note the time difference, the time zone at San Francisco International is 8.0 GMT compared to 1.0 GMT at Zürich-Kloten.

Please see below the airlines that fly from Zürich-Kloten (ZRH) to San Francisco International (SFO) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
Swiss111111113:1513:15VIEW FLIGHTS
United Airlines111111013:1513:15VIEW FLIGHTS

Flights from Zürich-Kloten to San Francisco International are very limited. Only Swiss operate flights, of which there is only 1 per week. The time of the departure for this flight is 13:15

To book your flight you can visit Swiss on their website swiss.com. You will find up to date information on availability and the latest discounts.

Flight times for the route are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

Flights Time In WeekDays
DayFlight TimesFlights
Monday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Tuesday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Wednesday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Thursday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Friday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Saturday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
United AirlinesUA9728
SwissLX38
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Sunday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
SwissLX38
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Flights to San Francisco International are also available from airports close to Zürich-Kloten. Below we have provided a short list of routes which you could consider is you feel that are suitable.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Frankfurt to San Francisco011 Hours 34 Minutes

Please remember to leave plenty of time to get though customers when you are departing form the airports. Flights regulations are getting very strict these days so getting through customs can take in excess of 1 hour in some cases.

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Flight Price FAQ - Zurich (ZRH) to San Francisco (SFO)

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What is the cheapest direct flight one way from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO?
The cheapest direct flight one way from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO is £1160.79 ($1446 €1355.12)
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What is the cheapest direct return flight from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO?
The cheapest direct return flight from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO is £491.29 ($612 €573.54)
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What is the cheapest return flight from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO?
The cheapest return flight from Zurich ZRH to San Francisco SFO is £420.65 ($524 €491.07)
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Flight Info FAQ - Zurich (ZRH) to San Francisco (SFO)

Who flies from Zurich to San Francisco?
The following airlines fly from Zurich (ZRH) to San Francisco (SFO): Swiss, United Airlines.
How far is the flight from Zurich to San Francisco?
The flight from Zurich to San Francisco is 9,375KM or 5,826 miles.
How long does the flight from Zurich to San Francisco to take?
The flight from Zurich to San Francisco takes 11 Hours 50 Minutes.

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