San Francisco
San Francisco is a beautiful Californian city steeped in history and culture ready to be discovered by the discerning traveller. San Fran is bound to cast a spell with its unique charm and natural beauty, luring the visitor back time and time again. Come and enjoy this diverse and exciting city!

Direct Flights to San Francisco, USA

Direct Flights to San Francisco, USA
Famous for its impressive ‘Golden Gate Bridge’ landmark, San Francisco is one of the most popular cities in the USA attracting millions of visitors every year.

Situated on the golden California coast, San Francisco is renowned for its laid-back vibe, alternative lifestyles, free thinking and a vibrant gay scene.

As well as boasting one of the world’s best known suspension bridges, San Francisco enjoys a beautiful setting in the heart of the Bay Area with rolling hills, great wildlife, historic Victorian architecture and gravity-defying steep streets. 

If you're travelling from the UK, direct flights to San Francisco are operated by United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and British Airways. Often the cheapest flights can be found on indirect flights with a touchdown or change of plane on route, most of the main European airlines operate flights to San Fran from the UK with a short transit.

Cheap flights to San Francisco, USA

The city has a fascinating cultural history dating back to the Gold Rush immigrants in the 1800’s. It is a maze of distinct neighbourhood communities including Chinatown, the Spanish Mission District, an Italian district, a Japanese neighbourhood and Castro and The Haight which is now popular with the gay community.

Explore on foot and enjoy the colourful temples, crafts and markets and sample the great varieties of food in the local cafes and restaurants. 
Take a tour to the notorious maximum security prison of Alcatraz (book in advance if you are visiting in the busy summer months) and immerse yourself in the award-winning audio tour.

Alcatraz is well known for its infamous inmates including Al Capone and Machine Gun Kelly and was considered to be escape-proof although several prisoners did manage to escape in the 60’s never to be seen again! Hop on a tram and negotiate the crazily steep streets which zig zag through the city and admire the spectacular scenery across the bay.

Further afield, San Francisco is a great base from which to explore Big Sur and the beautiful Californian coast along the Pacific Coast Highway or head inland to Yosemite National Park and the winelands of the Napa Valley.

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San Francisco is one of the major gateways on the USA’s West coast. With a choice of 3 airports, San Francisco offers numerous scheduled flights with all the major airlines to cities worldwide as well as an excellent network of domestic flights to destinations within the USA & Canada.

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San Francisco Climate

San Francisco Climate
With an average of 60% sunshine throughout the year, it is not a surprise that SanFrancisco is a popular destination with sun seekers. During the winter months, November to January, the temperatures can reach a maximum of 14˚C as well during as the rainy season. The summer sees comfortably warm days reaching 24˚C and you may even experience San Fran’s infamous fog which rolls in from the Pacific Ocean.