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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to San Francisco (SFO)

MAN - SFO
Price
£408 - £703
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£480

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£408

From Manchester 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 Manchester to San Francisco?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 17% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to San Francisco at least 61 days early can save you up to 41% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to San Francisco for as little as £389 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £478 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Manchester with a flight ticket averaging about £355. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £260. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to San Francisco (MAN - SFO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to San Francisco in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manchester to San Francisco in April, May 2021

17 May - 24 May
£354pp
MAN
Manchester
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
17 May - 24 May
£354pp
MAN
Manchester
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
17 May - 24 May
£355pp
MAN
Manchester
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

23 Sep - 8 Oct
£303pp
MAN
Manchester
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
12 Aug - 26 Aug
£344pp
MAN
Manchester
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
18 Jul - 25 Jul
£345pp
MAN
Manchester
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Manchester to San Francisco

21 Apr - 8 May
£514pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
21 Apr - 9 May
£531pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
21 Apr - 11 May
£553pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to San Francisco from Manchester

06:55 - 07:45
KLM
1 stop
32h 50m
MAN - SFO
KLM
£346
Tripmonster
03:00 - 13:20
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
18h 20m
MAN - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£11,667
KAYAK
15:50 - 07:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
23h 55m
MAN - SFO
Multiple Airlines
£329
Combigo

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Manchester to San Francisco for under £365 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to San Francisco for under £365. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just £303, but on average you can expect to pay £358.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to San Francisco for under £292 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Manchester 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 Manchester to San Francisco for under £583?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than £583.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Manchester to San Francisco have been viewed 5,013 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Manchester or San Francisco?

Manchester will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to San Francisco over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

With an average temperature of 25 °C, peak weather can be found in September. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in San Francisco are hotter than in Manchester.

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

Airlines like Lufthansa, TAP AIR PORTUGAL, and Virgin Atlantic fly from Manchester to San Francisco in about 14h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at £303. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Lufthansa and Virgin Atlantic, with the lowest prices starting at £354 and £356, respectively. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently priced 38% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £346 on KLM.

Alternative routes for Manchester to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.38
Average temperature for April in San Francisco
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in San Francisco
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 10 airlines flying from Manchester to San Francisco

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air France
£428 £583 No cancel fee 77%
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TAP AIR PORTUGAL
£443 £602 No cancel fee N/A
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Delta
£442 £647 No cancel fee N/A
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SAS
£393 £667 No cancel fee 77%
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United Airlines
£386 £687 No cancel fee 69%
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Air Canada
£405 £694 No cancel fee 67%
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Brussels Airlines
£482 £696 No cancel fee N/A
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Icelandair
£503 £776 No cancel fee 76%
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American Airlines
£489 £817 No cancel fee 71%
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Condor
£532 £820 No cancel fee 76%
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