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New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco flight information

Flights arrive in San Francisco
Flights depart from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
Flight price ₹ 39,298
Distance 12,380 km
Airlines China Southern, WOW air, Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines

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Low season:
October
Best time to beat the crowds
2%
expected price decrease
High season:
January
Most popular time to fly
5%
expected price increase
Average price:
₹ 63,249
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
Good deal:
₹ 38,760
or less (return)

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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for ₹ 38,759 or less.
The cheapest flight from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco was found, on average, 62 days before departure.
Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
Morning departure is around 6% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

FAQs for Booking New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco Flights

How long does a flight from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco take?
An average non-stop flight takes 19h 05m, covering a distance of 12381 km.
How many flights are there between New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl and San Francisco?
There are 9 (non-stop) flights between New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl and San Francisco per week, averaging 1 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest return tickets were found on China Southern (₹ 39,298), Multiple Airlines (₹ 40,818) and WOW air (₹ 58,042).
Which airlines fly most frequently between New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl and San Francisco?
Air India (1 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco?
For New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl to San Francisco, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Tuesday is the most expensive. Flying from San Francisco back to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl, the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Tuesday being the most expensive.

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Airports
Origin
New Delhi
₹ 39,298
only
₹ 39,298
Destination
San Francisco
₹ 39,298
only
₹ 39,298
Wed, 13 Feb
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
19h 05m
Wed, 27 Feb
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
23h 20m
₹ 39,298
Trip: 15 days
7.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.1 Good
Based on 4,953 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.3
Comfort
7.1
Crew
7.6
Entertainment
6.8
Food
6.7
CAN
DEL
Excellent 9.3

Pros: The air hostess was very friendly, smiling, and responsive. She went out of her way to please the passengers.

Cons: The full meal was served early in the morning instead of breakfast.

LAX
CAN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The seats were spacious.

Cons: Did not get a check in notice. Hi

CNX
CAN
Good 7.3

Pros: The interior was clean and the seats are quite comfortable in economy.

CAN
SFO
Good 7.6

Pros: I'm happy that CZ retains 777-300ER economy seating 3x3x3. This makes for confortable seating and space on a long haul flight. I ordered special meals and they always get it right.

Cons: It would be nice if inflight floated more frequently during these long flights. I'm disappointed that there is not more control during main cabin boarding. They have the stancions and signage available to help avoid the crush and provide some order with groups by row numbers and enforcing it.

JFK
CAN
Good 6.3

Pros: The plane is quite comfortable and took off on time.

Cons: The food and the crew members. Provide more options of foods and serve water/juice more often. The crews need more training for customer service/ polite communication.

Fri, 1 Mar
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
24h 54m
Fri, 15 Mar
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
23h 20m
₹ 40,818
Trip: 14 days
Overall 0.0 Poor
Based on 0 reviews
Wed, 1 May
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
23h 45m
Wed, 22 May
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
20h 55m
₹ 58,042
Trip: 22 days
Overall 5.6 OK
Based on 1,497 reviews
Overall
5.9
Boarding
6.2
Comfort
5.6
Crew
6.9
Entertainment
4.2
Food
4.7
KEF
CPH
OK 5.6

Pros: Nice newish planes. Competent but basic service in the air. Nice air crew.

Cons: Ground agents are bad. Don't care about you. Won't answer questions. Don't care what happens to you. Don't care if you make your flight, or if your connection is delayed. There is no phone support. If you have a problem - you're on your own. Online checkin is broken. Does not work at all.

KEF
BCN
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: (3/4) My friend finally came up from baggage claim and had told me that no bags came, and the staff member we were speaking to downstairs told us that our luggage was probably already on its way to Chicago. Note that he never asked for our names or our baggage claim ticket. We bought a plane ticket on Icelandair for the next afternoon, found an ACE Guesthouse to stay at, paid for another cab, and left with our carry-ons with nothing useful for overnight because of the first encounter at the check-in counter where we weren't able to properly remove our chosen belongings from our suitcases. The next morning after I woke up and as soon as I knew our original flight had landed, I tried to call O'Hare to confirm that our bags had indeed made it to Chicago. I was not able to get ahold of anyone that could help. When we got to the airport, 4.5 hours early, we checked in and went straight to baggage claim to double check where our bags were. We were not leaving Iceland until we were 100% sure of where our belongings were. Lo and behold, it's the same employee that was working in the baggage claim area the day before. He remembered us, and told us that he had good news and bad news. The good news was that they found our bags, the bad news was that was our bags were on their way to Boston. Boston? BOSTON?! He said they went to Boston because if there were bags left here, it was mandatory that they get sent as fast as they could to the country they are scheduled to arrive at, no matter what airport. That location happened to be Boston. We have NO idea why this was the case, when they knew that we had missed our flight and were still in Iceland. Isn't it mandatory that luggage stay with the owner? We wanted to call Boston to make sure that our bags were there, and to have them sent to Chicago so that they were in Chicago when we arrived later that day. He told us that there was nothing that we could do, that we would have to wait until we get to Chicago, file a claim, and then they would have our bags sent to us a day or so later. Note again, that he never asked for our names or our bag claim number. Begrudgingly, we left him, even more furious, and waited for our next flight. Meanwhile, I tried to get ahold of anyone from O'Hare – no luck. I tried to get ahold of anyone from Boston – no luck. Finally, I decided to call WOW Customer Service. I explained the situation to her, and told her that it was absolutely necessary to know where my bags were, and to know that they would be waiting for me in Chicago when I arrived, also questioning WHY protocol called for our bags being sent to Boston. She asked for the claim number, and told me the last time the bags were scanned was in Iceland. They were at the airport. I told her this was impossible, because I spoke to the same person the day before and today, and he said our bags were not at this airport. She insisted that they were.

Cons: (4/4) At this point, a few hours had gone by, and we were running short on time. With AN HOUR left until our DEPARTURE TIME, we went back to baggage claim and told the same employee that WOW had told us our bags were scanned in here. He seemed confused, and said he was not sure how this could be possible. My friend spotted her bag behind him, and pointed it out. He seemed shocked. I didn't see my bag anywhere, and asked him where it was, and he said that maybe it got swapped out with someone else's, because he didn't see it. My friend asked him to please check the back for my suitcase. Sure enough, it was there. CLEARLY, this employee had no idea what he was doing. He gave us misinformation numerous times. If we had not been so persistent, we never would have known that our bags were still at KEF in Iceland. HOW WOULD WE HAVE GOTTEN OUR BAGS TO CHICAGO??????????? If I had listened to the guy and trusted him, we would have landed in Chicago, filed a claim, and seen that there were NO bags in Chicago, and NO bags in Boston. Our belongings would have been stuck in Iceland. We then had hardly any time to go back to the check-in counter and check our bags. We waited in another line, checked our bags, and ran to our gate. Every other KEF staff member that we tried to speak to was very short and rude, unhelpful, and in a hurry to get us out of the way. Even when we tried to find someone at a kiosk, there was no one there working the kiosk. Nearly every employee at KEF had lied to my face, and did not care that I needed help. If I had not been lied to about information regarding notifications, flights, baggage, etc. on numerous accounts, I know for a FACT that I would have made sure I made my flight. This experience is absolutely unacceptable. The incapable, rude, and dishonest airport staff and unaccommodating airlines costed us an extra $1,000 each. It also cost us the couple hundred dollars we would have made at work the next day. I will never fly WOW again. I will never fly to or through Keflavik International Airport again. I will never recommend WOW. I will never recommend KEF. This left such a bad taste in my mouth that I don't really ever want to go to Iceland again. And I know my friend feels the same way.

ORD
KEF
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: NOTHING. My experience won't fit in the negative comments, so I'm starting it here. (1/4) We had a 21 hour layover in Iceland, so we left the airport for the night. The next morning, on our way to the airport, we tried to check-in online, but the online check-in service was not working. We arrived about two hours before our scheduled departure and had to wait in a long line since the online check-in service was not working. We checked our bags and ran into our first unfortunate encounter with the airport staff. He sent my friend's bags through, without checking the weight. When he weighed my bag, he then noticed that the first bag sent through was overweight, and mentioned that he had made a mistake. He decided to weigh both our bags together as one entity (to equal 88 lbs.) and made me empty out my suitcase of the extra weight from not only my single bag, but the extra weight from the first bag, as well. He said it was too late to retrieve the first bag, so my friend and I had to divvy up my stuff between our carry on bags. Had we known the first bag was overweight, we would have been able to easily taken stuff out of our OWN suitcases and into our OWN carry ons. Which would have been helpful for what was to come... We then walked through the foodcourt to buy some overpriced snacks for the plane. When we decided it was time to go to our gate, we passed a horrifically long line of people that we assumed couldn't be the line to get through customs, because the last few times we had been at this airport, there was always a maximum of 20 people in line. Once we realized that this line was for customs, we asked an employee working the line if we'd be able to make our flight on time if we had to wait in this line. He said not to worry, that we would be okay, because all of the airlines were notified of the unexpected delay at customs. We patiently waited in this line, and as soon as we were through, ran to our gates. At this point, we knew we were going to JUST miss the time for the gate to close, but were consoled by the fact that the employee at customs had told us that the airlines were notified that some of us would be late arriving due to the unexpected delay and line. We arrived at the gate, and the airport staff working the gate laughed in our faces and told us it was too late. They said they never heard from anyone about any delays at customs, and that the transportation bus to the airplane had left ten minutes ago. "Too bad!" they said. How could it have left ten minutes prior, if the gate said it had closed only a few minutes before we arrived? A lie. We asked about our luggage.

Cons: (2/4) They said that they would notify the plane, and the bags would be taken off, and that we could find them at baggage claim. So let me get this straight - the plane can wait for someone to sift through all of the baggage, find our bags, and remove them from the plane, but wouldn't allow us to take the probably less time to just get on the plane? We asked if there was anyone from WOW that we could speak to, and they pointed us in the direction of another gate. Once we got to that area, there was another group of people that also missed their flight due to the unexpected line at customs. They were speaking with a lady who was telling them that no one from WOW was at the airport, they all went home for the day. We also attempted to talk to this lady, but she was in a hurry to leave for the day, as well, and was very dismissive and talked to us in passing. On our way to baggage claim, we passed customs, which by this time, had no line. We spoke to three people that were standing in that area, and were looking for the guy who told us that our plane was notified of the delay. He was no longer around, but the staff standing there had said that they were unsure why we were told that any aircrafts were notified of delays because that was not true, and that they also were not even ALLOWED to tell travelers this information. So.... the guy that we spoke to in the customs line lied to my face, and was not even allowed to tell us what he did. This infuriates me for MANY reasons. If I had known that we would not make it through the customs line in time, I would have politely asked other travelers towards the front of the line if we could pass them. Most people are very nice, and would of course let us in front of them. I know I would have done that for someone. But instead, since a KEF AIRPORT STAFF told me that MY PLANE WAS NOTIFIED OF THE DELAY, I patiently waited in line. Yet another lie. We finally got to baggage claim, and spoke with one of the employees there. He told us that he was not aware of any bags coming back in, but it usually takes about 30 mins. At this point, it probably had already been that long, but my friend waited anyways. Meanwhile, I went back to the check-in area to see if there was anyone available to talk to about the circumstances, or if there was another flight we could get on because both my friend and I had to work the next day. There was no one anywhere, except for at the the Icelandair counter. The woman I spoke to there was very nice (shocker), but there was nothing she could do, that all of the flights leaving the airport to the US for the rest of the day had just closed their time for purchasing tickets. If we had not been lied to and if the staff had not been rude and pointing us in all different directions, I probably could have gotten us on a flight out that night. But yet again, we JUST missed the mark due to being misinformed and mistreated by the airport staff.

SXF
KEF
Good 6.3

Cons: Seats are too small

YYZ
KEF
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Price was very inexpensive, crew was polite and efficient and our flights were on time. The food was fine, but a little overpriced.

Cons: No entertainment, but that’s how they keep costs low. Seating was not incredibly clean.

Mon, 1 Apr
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
37h 10m
Mon, 29 Apr
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
29h 40m
₹ 58,404
Trip: 29 days
8.7ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.7 Excellent
Based on 3,033 reviews
Overall
8.8
Boarding
8.9
Comfort
8.6
Crew
9.0
Entertainment
8.7
Food
8.4
ICN
LAX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Wow they did not disappoint flight attendants Overdid themselves with amazing service planes are super clean and entertainment systems are state of the art great job Singapore Airlines can’t wait to fly with you again you definitely earned your #1 ranking

ICN
LAX
Excellent 9.6

Pros: The seats were comfortable and the staff was very attendant!

Cons: No complaints

SIN
DPS
Excellent 9.0

Pros: Seating was spacious, crew was attentive. Boarding was efficient.

Cons: The food choice was not pleasing to me.

HKG
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Hotel location is convenient, quite comfortable and clean.

Cons: I love the foods in Hongkong, so many varieties . Price wise is affordable.

ICN
LAX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Comfortable seat, variety of entertainment (sceen) , good food options and friendly and courteous service.

Tue, 16 Apr
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
30h 40m
Thu, 30 May
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
28h 55m
₹ 59,200
Trip: 45 days
8.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.0 Excellent
Based on 23,635 reviews
Overall
8.1
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.9
Crew
8.5
Entertainment
7.7
Food
7.7
MUC
KBP
Good 7.0

Pros: Airbus seats, n/a considering short flight

Cons: Some staff ignored us in our isle

VCE
FRA
OK 5.6

Pros: Too cramped for a 10 hour flight

Cons: Same as above

LHR
MUC
Excellent 10.0

Cons: a bit late

FRA
MEX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great Experience.

Cons: Great Experience

DFW
FRA
Excellent 9.3

Pros: Service on the DFW-->FRA leg was phenomenal (ratio of attendants to fliers). Food was delicious and seats very comfortable.

Cons: Boarding process and organization could have been a bit better in communicating access and groups. Not super critical, but the goal in in process is to be as efficient as possible.

Wed, 1 May
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
26h 30m
Wed, 12 Jun
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
21h 30m
₹ 65,352
Trip: 43 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,422 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SFO
PDX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Boarding, service, staff attitudes, on time and deplaning

SFO
HND
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: As a result of arriving late on Air Canada we never made our flight to Tokyo. Had to rebook and fly Asians through Seoul. Asiana flight was excellent!

IAH
ORD
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Selection of seats

Cons: All was good

EWR
FLL
Good 6.6

Pros: Smooth boarding process.

Cons: The WiFi wasn’t working.

IAH
SAN
Good 6.0

Cons: Didn't appreciate gate change at last minute. Got to gate change only to hear announcement that it had been changed back to the gate we just landed at, with no time to grab something to eat. Then to find out we were delayed do to mechanical failure. Which still left us no time to grab something besides a bag of chips because there was nothing but mostly bars in that terminal.

Fri, 1 Mar
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
24h 54m
Sun, 17 Mar
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
23h 20m
₹ 42,989
Trip: 16 days
Overall 0.0 Poor
Based on 0 reviews
Fri, 25 Jan
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
25h 35m
Fri, 1 Mar
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
41h 45m
₹ 57,536
Trip: 36 days
Overall 0.0 Poor
Based on 0 reviews
Tue, 27 Nov
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
SFO
San Francisco
27h 45m
Tue, 15 Jan
SFO
San Francisco
DEL
Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
41h 45m
₹ 58,259
Trip: 50 days
Overall 0.0 Poor
Based on 0 reviews
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