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SFO to LHR Route Map

San Francisco to London Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from San Francisco Intl. to Heathrow.

Destination:
Distance:
5,353.48 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from SFO to LHR

Airline Carrier

Air New Zealand
American Airlines
BMI
British Airways
Continental Airlines
Iberia Airlines
Jet Airways
United Airlines
Virgin Atlantic Airways

Aircraft

Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747 all pax models
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax
Boeing 747-400 pax

SFO - San Francisco Intl. Airlines

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LHR - Heathrow Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from San Francisco to London (SFO to LHR)

  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between San Francisco and London.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from San Francisco to London in 2009 was 73.58%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between San Francisco and London from Virgin Atlantic is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 600 seats.
  • Virgin Atlantic operated flights from SFO to LHR using 3 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • There were 437,752 passengers that flew from San Francisco to London in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from San Francisco, CA to London, UK in 2009 was British Airways' B747-4 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing SFO to LHR in 2009 was Virgin Atlantic's A340-6 from Airbus Industrie. The A340-6 started flying in 1996.
  • British Airways carried a total of 195,536 passengers from SFO to LHR in 2009.
  • 586,321 seats were available on flights from SFO to LHR in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 437,752 passengers flew on all flights from SFO to LHR that year.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from SFO to LHR for UNITED is the B777-2 built by Boeing with 257 seats.
  • British Airways, UNITED, Virgin Atlantic offer flights from San Francisco, CA to London, UK.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)