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The best prices from Glasgow to San Francisco are usually found in March or February, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Glasgow (GLA) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best GLA to SFO flight in 2021: compare Glasgow to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
GG1 - SFO
Price
£392 - £613
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

£456

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£392

From Glasgow 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 Glasgow to San Francisco?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Glasgow to San Francisco. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 41% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Glasgow to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £378.

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

February can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Glasgow with a flight ticket averaging about £344. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £252. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to San Francisco (GG1 - SFO)?

When flying from Glasgow to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 26% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Glasgow to San Francisco in May, June 2021

The best prices found for GLA to SFO flights in May, June
22 Jun - 29 Jun
£400pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
21 Jun - 19 Jul
£402pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
22 Jun - 29 Jun
£404pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Glasgow to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Glasgow found for this year
22 Jun - 29 Jun
£400pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
21 Jun - 19 Jul
£402pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
22 Jun - 29 Jun
£404pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Glasgow

The cheapest one-way flights from Glasgow to San Francisco
02:55 - 13:20
British Airways
1 stop
18h 25m
GLA - SFO
British Airways
17:00 - 08:40
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
47h 40m
GLA - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£345
Combigo

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Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Aer Lingus, and KLM flying from Glasgow to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

San Francisco (SFO) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Glasgow to San Francisco. You should not have trouble finding flights to San Francisco from Glasgow; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Glasgow per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 17 airlines have flights to the San Francisco airport from Glasgow. It is only a 11.8 mi journey from San Francisco (SFO) to San Francisco’s city centre.

Can I find flights from Glasgow to San Francisco for under £424 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to San Francisco for under £424. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Atlantic for just £400, but on average you can expect to pay £504.

Are there direct flights from Glasgow to San Francisco for under £424 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Glasgow weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 25 °Cs in September, on average. The temperature in San Francisco is generally hotter than in Glasgow. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

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

Airlines like Virgin Atlantic, Aer Lingus, and British Airways fly from Glasgow to San Francisco in about 13h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 40m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on Virgin Atlantic is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at £401. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Aer Lingus and British Airways, with the lowest prices starting at £463 and £490, respectively. Virgin Atlantic is priced at 13% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £353 on British Airways.

Alternative routes for Glasgow to San Francisco

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Glasgow to San Francisco.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.42
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
14.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Glasgow Intl (GLA)
Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 10 airlines flying from Glasgow to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Glasgow 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
Flybe
£110 £167 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Flybe. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Brussels Airlines
£391 £564 No cancel fee N/A
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Delta
£437 £640 No cancel fee N/A
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Air France
£425 £651 No cancel fee 77%
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Finnair
£406 £672 No cancel fee 76%
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Air Canada
£370 £678 No cancel fee 67%
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United Airlines
£393 £725 No cancel fee 69%
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Iberia
£408 £754 No cancel fee 77%
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American Airlines
£433 £766 No cancel fee 71%
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Lufthansa
£409 £769 No cancel fee 76%
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