Cheap flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco

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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
£392 - £677
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

£392

From Edinburgh to San Francisco

One-way from

£195

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 £427 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £494 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 £381. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as £270. 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 October, November 2020

The best prices found for EDI to SFO flights in October, November
23 Oct - 30 Oct
£463pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 Oct - 30 Oct
£480pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 Oct - 30 Oct
£517pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Edinburgh found for this year
5 Dec - 17 Jan
£376pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Dec - 17 Jan
£405pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Dec - 17 Jan
£417pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to San Francisco from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco
00:50 - 07:05
Delta
1 stop
14h 15m
EDI - SFO
Delta
£196
Delta
12:40 - 08:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
27h 20m
EDI - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£198
Kiwi.com
14:30 - 10:30
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 00m
EDI - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£200
Kiwi.com

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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and United Airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £386 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £386. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just £365, but on average you can expect to pay £399.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco for under £386 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.

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 13 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 Delta, KLM, or Iberia 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 £366, Delta will fly you from Edinburgh to San Francisco and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Virgin Atlantic and Brussels Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £377 and £414, respectively. Delta 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 Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £196.

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 = $1.30
Average temperature for October in San Francisco
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in San Francisco
30.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing San Francisco

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