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Gatwick (LGW) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best LGW to SFO flight in 2022: compare Gatwick to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
LGW - SFO
Price
£395 - £805
SFO
Temperature
11 - 17 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 112 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£318

From London Gatwick to San Francisco

One-way from

£276

One-way flight from London Gatwick 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 month to fly from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from London Gatwick Airport. Prices for February average £392 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £287. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a February flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco (LGW - SFO)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 41% on flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £430. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £528.

Cheap flights from Gatwick to San Francisco in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LGW to SFO flights in May, June
26 May - 2 Mar
£357pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
26 May - 2 Mar
£391pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
26 May - 2 Mar
£393pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

London Gatwick to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Gatwick found for this year
18 Nov - 8 Dec
£284pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
12 Dec - 27 Dec
£300pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
12 Dec - 27 Dec
£301pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Last-minute flights from Gatwick to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Gatwick, departing today and this week
26 May - 2 Mar
£357pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
26 May - 2 Mar
£391pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
26 May - 2 Mar
£393pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to San Francisco from London Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to San Francisco
03:00 - 14:10
Vueling
1 stop
19h 10m
LGW - SFO
Vueling
£276
Kiwi.com
14:25 - 16:50
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
34h 25m
LGW - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£292
Kiwi.com
07:35 - 18:20
Air Transat
1 stop
18h 45m
LGW - SFO
Air Transat
£296
Air Transat

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Gatwick</span> to <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to San Francisco

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from London Gatwick?

If you book a flight to San Francisco from London Gatwick, you will be flying to San Francisco, which is the city’s only airport. San Francisco (SFO) is located 11.8 mi from the center of San Francisco. There are 0 flights from London Gatwick to San Francisco per day from 14 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from London Gatwick to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Norwegian Air UK, Norwegian, and British Airways flying from London Gatwick to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £346, but on average you can expect to pay £388.

Are there last-minute flights available from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco for under £400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than £400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco round-trip?

Currently priced at £359, TAP AIR PORTUGAL will fly you from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco and back. In addition to TAP AIR PORTUGAL, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from JetBlue and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £400 and £425, respectively. Users have found that TAP AIR PORTUGAL is 15% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, JetBlue or British Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco?

While on average a flight from London Gatwick Airport to San Francisco is generally £560, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £308. When looking at the most popular route, (London Gatwick - San Francisco), you can expect to pay £284 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Francisco, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Francisco from Gatwick?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Gatwick to San Francisco

Most visitors from London Gatwick need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Francisco.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Do I need a test to fly back to Gatwick from San Francisco?

Returning to London Gatwick from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering London Gatwick.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering London Gatwick.

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Alternative routes for Gatwick to San Francisco

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Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Gatwick to San Francisco.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.25
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
14.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines flying from London Gatwick to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gatwick to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Norwegian
£285 £424 No cancel fee 74%
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United Airlines
£286 £370 No cancel fee 69%
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Norwegian Air UK
£288 £495 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£421 £622 No cancel fee 70%
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Icelandair
£485 £997 No cancel fee 76%
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Aer Lingus
£508 £682 No cancel fee N/A
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