There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to California by plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to San Francisco  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to San Francisco (SFO) FRA - SFO

$274 - $908

Cheapest option

Fly to Los Angeles  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Los Angeles (LAX) FRA - LAX

$250 - $1,160

4 alternative options

Fly to San Jose  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to San Jose (SJC) FRA - SJC

$302 - $1,024

Fly to San Diego  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to San Diego (SAN) FRA - SAN

$346 - $853

Fly to Sacramento  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Sacramento (SMF) FRA - SMF

$355 - $1,096

Fly to Fresno  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Fresno (FAT) FRA - FAT

$685 - $2,691

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and California is 9074 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 2 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to California, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 11 h 25 min.

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California is 9 h behind Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 7:20 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 10:20 AM in California.

United Airlines, WOW air, Icelandair and seven other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to California.
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  • Distance: 5671.3 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 2 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and California, USA?

Lufthansa, United Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to San Francisco hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Calgary
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $7,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $7,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $7,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Newark
Ave. Duration
20 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Houston
Ave. Duration
19 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Munich, Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Amsterdam, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Munich, Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Zurich, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via London Heathrow, Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $7,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Munich, Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Calgary
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $7,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Zurich, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
15 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Paris CDG, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Amsterdam, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $4,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
18 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via London Heathrow, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
17 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
15 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Paris CDG, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $6,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
15 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $4,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to San Diego via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Fresno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,500
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,000

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