Cheap flights from Singapore Changi to San Francisco International
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Flight information Singapore Changi to San Francisco International
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Flying from Singapore to San Francisco
San Francisco is an iconic hilly city in northern California, full of iconic spots and landmarks. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the Alcatraz, San Francisco offersinteresting traces of America’s contemporary history. It is a home of museums, bookstores, art scenes, and great dining spots. San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is the main aviation hub in this city.
Airlines that fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
United Airlines and Singapore Airlines provide direct flights from Singapore to San Francisco, with a standard duration of 14 hours and 30 minutes. Cathay Pacific, Philippine Airlines, Emirates, China Eastern, and China Southern provide flights with one stopover in Hong Kong, Manila, Dubai, Shanghai, and Guangzhou, respectively. For European-based flights, there are British Airways and Air France, with one stopover in London and Paris.
The flight duration for one stopover ranges between 17 and 39 hours, depending on the route. There are no low-cost carriers that provide Singapore to San Francisco cheap flights.
Arrival at San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
San Francisco International Airport has one large international terminal, with two boarding gates (A and G). Arriving passengers must go through customs after collecting baggage, with waiting time estimation between 30 and 40 minutes. Bay Area weather is often unpredictable, so a delay is often expected.
Passengers can take BART commuter train, which travels to San Francisco destinations in 11 to 40 minutes. The fares range between USD 2 to 8.95 (SGD 2.75 to 12.33), depending on routes. Taxi is faster, with a 27-minute trip from the airport to the downtown area. Standard fare is USD 46.16 to 66.16 (SGD 63.58 to 91.13), with USD 4 surcharge for direct airport pickup.
Passengers can use Wi-Fi to call app-based rides, such as Uber and Lyft. A rental car is also a flexible option. Find out more about car rentals in San Francisco on Skyscanner. Find hotels in San Francisco easily before landing by using Skyscanner.
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Information
San Francisco International Airport offers free Wi-Fi in all terminals. International passengers who take cheap flights from Singapore to Los Angeles can use the service of Traveler’s Aid, a nonprofit initiative that assists passengers in finding directions, dealing with stolen money or losing luggage, and emergency trip situations.
San Francisco Airport has six lounges, five for common passengers and one for US military members. Every terminal has charging spots. Passengers can fill up their water bottle for free at hydration stations, located at all boarding areas. Restaurant, yoga studio, baby care rooms, and child’s playground are available.
San Francisco Recommendations
The Golden Gate Bridge is the number one icon of San Francisco. The bridge has an iconic design that looks lovely in the sunset, and it has become the background for Hollywood movies. Visitors can walk, ride bikes, or drive cars to explore the bridge. Alcatraz Tour is another iconic activity in San Francisco, bringing visitors through the somber history of the penitentiary island.
The Golden Gate Park offers numerous historical and natural delights. Visitors can see flowers and plants from around the world in various landscapes. For another type of beauty, visit the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art or the colourful Haight Street neighbourhood.
Famous eateries include Al’s Place that serves hearty foods with homegrown ingredients, La Palma Mexicatessen that serves authentic Mexican foods, and fancy food truck Off the Grid. Farmer’s Market, which is located near the Ferry Building, is a favourite shopping place among local chefs.
Frequently asked questions about flights from Singapore to San Francisco
What is the time difference between Singapore and San Francisco?
Singapore (GMT+8) is 16 hours ahead of San Francisco (GMT-8)
What is the weather like in San Francisco?
San Francisco experiences a Mediterranean climate, with dry summers and mild winters. The city has microclimates due to its geography, with a sunnier disposition in the downtown area and foggy or windy weathers in Sunset District. The hottest months are September and October, while the wettest are December, January, and February.
What is the exchange rate between SGD and USD?
As per 28 November 2018, SGD1 1 = USD 0.73
What is the average cost of a meal in San Francisco?
A cheap meal in Singapore costs around SGD 8, and around USD 17 (SGD 23.42) in San Francisco. Meals for two at a mid-range restaurant costs around SGD 48.34 in Singapore, and USD 80 (SGD 110.21) in San Francisco.
What is the average cost of a hotel in San Francisco?
Los Angeles has numerous luxurious and mid-tier accommodations. Four and five-star hotels may cost between SGD 243 and 1,961 per night. Mid-tier hotel rates start from around SGD 123 to 451 per night.
Getting from Singapore Changi to San Francisco
Singapore Changi serves Singapore to San Francisco flights, with one and two stopovers depending on flights. The airport consists of four terminals, with the fifth is currently in development. Most international flights are served from Terminal 3, including flights with Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and British Airways.
Arriving passengers at Changi can board a train from Terminal 2 or 3. The first train departs from the airport at 05.31, and the last at 23.18. Passengers can buy EZ-Link card for cheap multiple train rides. The train ride between the city and the airport is around 25 minutes.
Taxi is the most flexible way to go to the city from Changi. Taxi booths are available in all terminals. Regular taxis cost around SGD 20 to 30 (SGD 30 to 35 during peak hours). The trip is around 30 minutes long.
Changi Airport provides free Wi-Fi in all areas. Terminal 1 to 4 are surrounded by charging ports, lounge rooms, baby care rooms, ATMs, stores, and clinics. Passengers can eat, shop, watch movies, and enjoy a beautiful garden while waiting for their flights.
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