The cheapest times to fly from BCN to SFO are
- January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
- October 8th to December 9th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BCN to SFO is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1118 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $312 for Thursday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to San Francisco
Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $317 to $852 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $327. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $963. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $636 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $432 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to SFO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BCN to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BCN to SFO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (19%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $458. Return trip prices are from the SFO to BCN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from BCN to SFO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BCN to SFO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Barcelona Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5955 miles or 9584 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BCN to SFO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to SFO flight is about 11 hour 42 minutes.
How many flights go between Barcelona and San Francisco, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from BCN to SFO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Barcelona Airport|
|Destination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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