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Travel Information between San Francisco, CA and London

distanceDistance5342 miles (8616 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £364 • 16 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWestJet

Take a flight to travel 5342 miles (8616 km) from San Francisco, CA to London. WestJet is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from San Francisco, CA to London.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from San Francisco, CA to London?

Travel from San Francisco, CA, USA to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from San Francisco, CA restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from San Francisco, CA?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 28/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between San Francisco, CA and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to USA from London, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return to San Francisco, CA, USA from United Kingdom is: Restricted.

Is my journey back to San Francisco, CA from London restricted?

Entry into USA is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in San Francisco, CA from London?

Conditions of reentry into USA:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in San Francisco, CA, USA?

You should observe these safety measures in USA as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to USA was last checked on 28/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to San Francisco, CA from London closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from San Francisco, CA to London?

Travel San Francisco, CA to London by flight.

What is the distance from San Francisco, CA to London?

The San Francisco, CA to London distance is approximately 5342 miles (8616 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from San Francisco, CA to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from San Francisco, CA to London:

    Which travel companies can take me from San Francisco, CA to London?

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from San Francisco, CA to London:

    • You can take a flight from San Francisco, CA to London with WestJet. Cheap tickets can be found for £364 with WestJet from San Francisco, CA to London.
    What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to London from San Francisco, CA?
    Many of our customers who book a trip from San Francisco, CA to London often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your San Francisco, CA and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!
    How early should I purchase tickets from San Francisco, CA to London online for the best deals?

    When planning your trip between San Francisco, CA and London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets cost £364 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets to London from San Francisco, CA online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

    What is the fastest way to get to London from San Francisco, CA?

    Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from San Francisco, CA to London. It takes on average 16 h 39 min   to travel this journey.

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
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    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
    London Bridge
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