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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to DSA are

  • September 10th to October 21st

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 SFO to DSA is late September. Prices can be as high as $11000 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $2791 for Wednesday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to Doncaster

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Finningley (DSA) will usually cost between $2791 to $11000 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $3038. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $4489. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1450 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3162 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to DSA flight.

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

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SFO to DSA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to DSA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Doncaster, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4191 (38%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2900. Return trip prices are from the DSA to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to DSA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SFO to DSA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Humberside Airport (HUY) in Humberside

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 80.91% less expensive than DSA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to HUY flights

Destination alternative #2: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 86.64% less expensive than DSA
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to LHR flights

Destination alternative #3: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 80.88% less expensive than DSA
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to MAN flights

Destination alternative #4: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 84.96% less expensive than DSA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to LCY flights

Destination alternative #5: Norwich Airport (NWI) in Norwich

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 78.38% less expensive than DSA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to NWI flights

Destination alternative #6: Birmingham Airport (BHX) in Birmingham

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from DSA
  • Usually 77.75% less expensive than DSA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to BHX flights

 

Flight Hacking SFO to DSA

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 SFO to DSA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $2504 (79.19%)

See SFO to CDG flights

Hack #2: Dublin (SFO > DUB > DSA)

  • Price for both tickets: $766
  • Average savings: $2396 (75.77%)

See SFO to DUB flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $775
  • Average savings: $2388 (75.51%)

See SFO to AMS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, American, Delta, Finnair, JetBlue, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5237 miles or 8428 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to DSA flight is about 10 hour 24 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from SFO to DSA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code SFO
Origination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4

Return Airport

Destination code DSA
Destination airport name Doncaster Sheffield Airport
City Finningley
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.5
Longitude -1

 

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