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Fares from $123 One Way, $245 Round Trip from Toronto to San Francisco

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Flights from Toronto to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Toronto to San Francisco?

There are, which is fantastic news if you're not a huge fan of changing planes en route. Air Canada and United Airlines offer direct flights from Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Toronto to San Francisco?

Flying from Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) takes at least 5 hours and 30 minutes. Indulge in a tipple and read a few magazines — this is your chance to simply relax.

What airlines fly from Toronto to San Francisco most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Air Canada (AC), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 111 flights each month between Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) and San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). If you want to broaden your options, have a look at the ticket prices with United Airlines (UA), which operates 13 flights from Toronto to San Francisco every month.

Route Information for Flights from Toronto to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA CodeYTO
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance2255 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Austrian
Earliest Flight Arrival3:57AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:57AM UTC

Travel from Toronto to San Francisco

Planning a trip from Toronto to San Francisco is quick and easy when you use Orbitz.com to make your flight and hotel reservations online. With Orbitz.com, you can search for cheap rates on both flights and hotel rooms from a variety of providers. The money you save can be used to enjoy the many attractions San Francisco has available, from the summer jazz festival to a tour of Alcatraz Island.

Leaving Toronto

Toronto receives its air services from the Toronto Pearson International Airport, located about 14 miles from the downtown area. There are several ways to get to the airport from downtown Toronto, including the airport express shuttle, which makes the trip around centrally located hotels to the airport for about $30. Bus service from the Toronto transit commission is also available for about $3. Taxi service costs approximately $45, and you can expect the trip to take 30 to 40 minutes. If you would rather drive to the airport than take public transportation, long-term parking is available, starting at $15 a day or $70 a week.

Flights from Toronto to San Francisco are available through several airlines, including United Airlines, WestJet, Air Canada, US Airways and Delta. If you have time at the airport before your plane takes off, you can have a meal at one of the restaurants located in the airport terminals. Swiss Chalet offers several chicken dishes for your enjoyment, while Wolfgang Puck Express can quickly serve up a tasty pizza. If you're only looking for a snack or beverage, Starbucks or Pureblendz are great choices.

San Francisco, California

San Francisco is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Northern California. The city has long been a commercial hub, as well as one of the top tourist destinations in the world. Each year, millions of tourists visit San Francisco, enjoying everything from the Golden Gate Bridge to the more than 4,500 restaurants sprinkled throughout the city.

Experiencing San Francisco

Your plane will be landing at the San Francisco International Airport, 13 miles from the central business district of the city. Once you're at the airport, you can take the train, bus or taxi to your destination. Train service is provided by Bay Area Rapid Transit and costs $8.25 for the ride into the city. Bus service is provided by SamTrans, with a cost of only $4. You can find taxis offering transportation into the city for $36 parked outside the terminal entrances.

Peak tourist season is June through August. Temperatures during the summer are fairly mild, with highs only reaching the upper 60s on average. It gets a bit chilly during the summer at times, with temperatures falling into the upper 40s. Dress for the summer should feature layers, as the temperature tends to change by neighborhood due to a few microclimate areas throughout the region.

Once you get to San Francisco, you'll want to begin enjoying everything the city has to offer. For sightseeing, several bus tours start their runs at Union Square daily, or you can grab a ride with one of the cable cars running along the three trolley lines located in the city. There are festivals throughout the year, including the SF Chefs food, wine and spirits festival in August and the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival in July.

A Trip to Remember

A trip to San Francisco is a trip to remember, beginning with a smooth travel experience between the modern airports located in Toronto and San Francisco. Finding things to do in San Francisco is an easy process, especially when you use Orbitz.com to help you locate some of the best available attractions in the city before your flight from Toronto to San Francisco takes off.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.