The cheapest times to fly from TLV to SFO are

  • January 8th to June 24th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • August 27th to September 23rd

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 TLV to SFO is early June. Prices can be as high as $1416 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $570 for Monday flights around early June.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Tel Aviv (TLV) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $590 to $1177 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $586. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1346. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $760 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $712 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TLV to SFO flight.

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

TLV to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TLV to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Tel Aviv-Yafo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Tel Aviv-Yafo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $44 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $747. Return trip prices are from the SFO to TLV 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 TLV to SFO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 19 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking TLV 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 TLV to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (TLV > BCN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $645
  • Average savings: $67 (9.41%)

See TLV to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (TLV > CPH > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $61 (8.5%)

See TLV to BCN flights

Hack #3: Paris (TLV > CDG > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $674
  • Average savings: $38 (5.34%)

See TLV to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 44 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Air Sinai, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Arkia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, Cyprus Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Finnair, French bee, Georgian Airways, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Tus Air, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7406 miles or 11919 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TLV to SFO flight is about 14 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Tel Aviv and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 94 available flights from TLV to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTLV
Origination airport nameBen Gurion Airport
CityTel Aviv

Return Airport

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


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