The cheapest times to fly from SFO to GIB are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 22nd)

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 GIB is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1893 for Friday flights during early April, or as low as $611 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Gibraltar

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Gibraltar (GIB) will usually cost between $742 to $1534 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $754. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1531. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $777 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $951 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to GIB flight.

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

SFO to GIB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to GIB flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GIB, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Gibraltar, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $326 (14%) 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 $922. Return trip prices are from the GIB to SFO 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 SFO to GIB 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 41 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 GIB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Malaga Airport (AGP) in Malaga

  • 60 miles (97 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 16.82% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to AGP flights

Destination alternative #2: Seville Airport (SVQ) in Seville

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 5.94% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to SVQ flights

Destination alternative #3: Melilla Airport (MLN) in Melilla

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 2.68% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to MLN flights


Flight Hacking SFO to GIB

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 GIB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (SFO > LGW > GIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $529
  • Average savings: $423 (44.43%)

See SFO to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (SFO > LHR > GIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $604
  • Average savings: $347 (36.49%)

See SFO to LHR flights

Hack #3: Manchester (SFO > MAN > GIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $818
  • Average savings: $133 (13.99%)

See SFO to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5942 miles or 9563 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to GIB flight is about 11 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from SFO to GIB.


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 GIB
Destination airport name Gibraltar Airport
City Gibraltar
Country Gibraltar
Latitude 36.2
Longitude -5.3


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.