The cheapest times to fly from NUE to SFO are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th 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 NUE to SFO is late January. Prices can be as high as $1342 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $595 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Nuremberg (NUE) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $605 to $1277 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $617. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1279. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $663 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $775 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NUE to SFO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the NUE to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

NUE to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NUE to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Nuremberg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $135 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $792. Return trip prices are from the SFO to NUE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from NUE to SFO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking NUE to SFO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from NUE to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (NUE > CDG > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $533
  • Average savings: $242 (31.25%)

See NUE to BCN flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (NUE > BCN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $599
  • Average savings: $176 (22.66%)

See NUE to CDG flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (NUE > AMS > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $669
  • Average savings: $106 (13.62%)

See NUE to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from NUE to SFO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Nuernberg Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5780 miles or 9302 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from NUE to SFO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NUE to SFO flight is about 11 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Nuremberg and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from NUE to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeNUE
Origination airport nameNuernberg Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSFO
Destination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States


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