Cheap Flights from San Francisco International to New York Newark in 2019

Flight information San Francisco International to New York Newark

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Average flight time, total distance 2561 miles

4h 59min

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Fly From San Francisco International Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport

Conveniently located across the river from Manhattan, Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is a popular destination for San Franciscans headed to New York City for business and leisure. The airport is actually located in New Jersey, but it offers convenient access to Lincoln Center and the Theater District. This makes it an ideal destination for those hoping to watch a Broadway show and experience the excitement of Times Square.

United Airlines and Virgin America both offer nonstop flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Traveling by air from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) takes approximately 5 hours. Flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) land at regular intervals throughout the day.

Facilities at Newark Liberty International Airport

Passengers traveling from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) on United will deplane at Terminal C. Terminal C has two levels; one is dedicated to domestic arrivals and departures while the other is dedicated to international arrivals and departures. This airport serves several carriers including Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Southwest Airlines.

Passengers arriving on a Virgin Atlantic flight will deplane at Terminal B. Terminal B has four levels; ticket counters are on the top level while shops and restaurants are on the third level. AirTrain Newark provides free transportation between terminals.

Newark Liberty International Airport has many restaurants, bars, and cafes, particularly in Terminal C. ATMs and mobile charging stations are available in all terminals. Travelers can access a half hour of free Wi-Fi after watching a commercial. There is a baby care area in Terminal B and a DVD rental shop in Terminals B and C.

The free AirTrain system stops at the Newark Liberty International Airport Station, where passengers can connect with New York-bound trains. Express coach service terminating at the Port Authority Bus Terminal or Grand Central Station is also available.

Things to Do Near Newark Liberty International Airport

Newark’s Ironbound neighborhood, right next to the airport, is the place to go for churrascaria restaurants and ethnic shops selling Portuguese wares. The Statue of Liberty is located less than 7 miles away from Newark Liberty International Airport. You can catch the ferry from nearby Liberty State Park. Tours also include a stop at Ellis Island, which was the gateway to the United States for more than 12 million immigrants. Liberty State Park also has a popular interactive science center containing the world’s largest IMAX Dome theater.

Hints and Tips for Newark Liberty International Airport

Weather in coastal New Jersey is chilly in winter and hot and humid in the summer. Anticipate average temperatures just above freezing in January and around 80 degrees Fahrenheit in July. Newark is well-known for its Portuguese and Brazilian restaurants. A meal for two at one of them can vary in price from $20 to $60 depending on what you order. Branch Brook Park, which stretches through Newark, has more than 2,700 cherry trees. Every April when these trees are in bloom, Newark hosts its annual Cherry Blossom Festival, which draws thousands of visitors.

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