San Francisco to London flight time

What is the flight time from San Francisco to London

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between San Francisco, United States and London, United Kingdom?

Flight duration from San Francisco to London

Depart
SFO
Arrive
LHR

The flight time from San Francisco to London is 10 hours 30 minutes.

A direct flight from SFO to LHR has a duration of 10 hours 30 minutes.

A distance of 5,356 miles / 8,619 km.

Related: Return journey London to San Francisco flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 10 hours 30 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

San Francisco to London flight time via Newcastle | SFO to LHR via NTL

San Francisco to Newcastle
14 hours 26 minutes
Newcastle to London
20 hours 39 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
35 hours 05 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

San Francisco to London flight time via Maastricht | SFO to LHR via MST

San Francisco to Maastricht
10 hours 54 minutes
Maastricht to London
1 hours 04 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
11 hours 58 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from San Francisco to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from San Francisco to London | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

San Francisco to London flight time information

  • The average flight time from San Francisco to London is 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Distance from San Francisco to London is 5,356 miles / 8,619 km
  • San Francisco is served by 1 airports San Francisco International Airport
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • The currency in London, United Kingdom is the British Pound

Airlines flying between San Francisco and London

Most popular airlines that fly the route between San Francisco and London

Thomas Cook Airlines
Thomas Cook Airlines
Finnair
Finnair
British Airways
British Airways
Aer Lingus
Aer Lingus
Icelandair
Icelandair
Lufthansa
Lufthansa
SWISS
SWISS
Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airlines
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugal
WOW air
WOW air

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San Francisco & London local time and timezones

London, United Kingdom time is 8 hours ahead of San Francisco, United States

Day and time in San Francisco, United States: Sun, 23 Sep, 2018,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)
07:57
Day and time in London, United Kingdom: Sun, 23 Sep, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)
15:57

Jet Lag effects from flying between San Francisco and London

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between San Francisco and London

San Francisco to London jet lag effects

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The cheapest months to travel from San Francisco to London

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