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The best prices from Edinburgh to San Francisco are usually found in April or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to San Francisco (SFO)

EDI - SFO
Price
£396 - £683
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

NT$ 396

From Edinburgh to San Francisco

One-way from

NT$ 298

One-way flight from Edinburgh to San Francisco

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to San Francisco?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to San Francisco. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to San Francisco?

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Edinburgh to San Francisco from £336 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £388 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to San Francisco?

November can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Edinburgh with a flight ticket averaging about £385. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as £273. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to San Francisco (EDI - SFO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Edinburgh to San Francisco at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 29% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco in September, October 2020

The best prices found for EDI to SFO flights in September, October
2 Oct - 9 Oct
£550pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
9 Oct - 23 Oct
£671pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Sep - 7 Oct
£672pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Edinburgh found for this year
2 Oct - 9 Oct
£550pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
12 Dec - 4 Jan
£589pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
12 Dec - 4 Jan
£594pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
9 Oct - 23 Oct
£671pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
9 Oct - 23 Oct
£673pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
9 Oct - 23 Oct
£684pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to San Francisco from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco
05:55 - 08:31
Virgin Atlantic
2 stops
58h 36m
EDI - SFO
Virgin Atlantic
06:35 - 06:30
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
31h 55m
EDI - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£299
Kiwi.com
00:50 - 07:05
KLM
1 stop
14h 15m
EDI - SFO
KLM
£308
KLM

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Edinburgh to San Francisco flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to San Francisco due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and San Francisco for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £470, but on average you can expect to pay £566.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £500 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £700?

There are currently 12+ open flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than £700.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1,331 users have taken a look at flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to San Francisco.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or San Francisco?

Edinburgh will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to San Francisco over the next 11 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 25 °C range in September. The weather in San Francisco is generally hotter than Edinburgh's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Edinburgh to San Francisco in 14h 15m. Fly via KLM, Virgin Atlantic, or Finnair to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to San Francisco return?

Currently priced at £367, KLM will fly you from Edinburgh to San Francisco and back. In addition to KLM, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £393 and £400, respectively. KLM is priced at 24% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Edinburgh to San Francisco one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Virgin Atlantic. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £229. Users have also found tickets on KLM for as little as £248.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Edinburgh to San Francisco
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.29
Average temperature for September in San Francisco
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in San Francisco
3.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing San Francisco

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