San Francisco International Airport at night
The International Terminal
|Airport Contact Details:|
|Airline and Flight Info:|
|Airport Lost & Found:||650.821.7014|
|Current Time / Date:|
|Elevation AMSL:||13 ft / 4 m|
|Latitude / Longitude:||37.615215 / -122.38988|
|Location:||San Francisco CA, North America 94128|
|Maps and Directions:|
|Mailing Address:|| San Francisco International Airport|
PO Box 8097
San Francisco, CA 94128-8097
|On-time Performance Rating:|
|#SFO FREE WIFI Support:||855.415.9434|
|San Francisco Travel Guide:|
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|Telephone:|| 800.435.9736 or|
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|Time Zone:||-8:00 hours from UTC/GMT|
Is the flight on time? |
The most up-to-date flight information can be obtained from the airline by visiting its website or calling its reservations phone number. Arrival and departure information is also available here.
How much time should I allow before my flight?
SFO suggests that you check with your airline directly for its recommended arrival time. For domestic flights, most airlines suggest arriving two hours before departure. For international flights, most airlines recommend arriving three hours before departure.
How can I contact Lost and Found?
If you have lost an item on an aircraft, please contact the airline directly. For items lost at a security checkpoint, contact Covenant Security at 800.764.8050 or email@example.com. For items lost at all other locations, including AirTrain, contact the San Francisco Police Department Lost and Found at 650.821.7014 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is SFO's address?
SFO's mailing address is: San Francisco International Airport PO Box 8097 San Francisco, CA 94128 For online mapping services, please enter “SFO” on the “Find Business or Address” line. Most GPS devices are pre-programmed with airport addresses. Look under “Landmarks," or a similar topic heading, for "San Francisco International Airport" or "SFO." Alternatively, use the address “ Highway 101, San Francisco, 94128.” Driving directions, including printable maps, are also available from flysfo.com.
How do I page someone at SFO?
Paging services are available by calling 1.800.I.FLY.SFO or 650.821.8211. Select “2” for paging services.
Does the airport close at night?
The airport is open 24 hours a day, and some restaurants are also open 24 hours a day. Shop and restaurant hours are listed in flysfo.com’s Shopping and Dining directories. Security checkpoint hours vary by boarding area. Each security checkpoint closes after the last flight departs from the boarding area it serves.
What can I take through security?
Consult the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) website for up-to-date information on permitted and prohibited items, including medications and children’s items.
Can I travel without a picture ID?
Passengers who do not or cannot present an acceptable ID will have to provide information to the Transportation Security Officer performing Travel Document Checking duties in order to verify their identity. Passengers who are cleared through this process may be subject to additional screening. Passengers whose identity cannot be verified by the TSA may not be allowed to go through the checkpoint or onto an airplane. For more information visit the TSA website.
Can I store luggage at the airport?
Baggage storage is exclusively available at the Airport Travel Agency, located on the Departures/Ticketing Level of the International Terminal, near the entrance to Gates G91-G102. The Airport Travel Agency is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. No reservations are required for baggage storage. All baggage is x-rayed prior to storage. Rates are assessed per each 24 hour period that an article is in storage (articles in storage for less than 24 hours will be subject to the 24 hour rate), and vary according to the size of the object. Please contact the Airport Travel Agency at 650.877.0422 or CF.Airport@gmail.com for additional information.
Are there shower facilities available in the terminals?
Shower facilities are available at Freshen Up! located on the Departures/Ticketing Level of the International Terminal, near the entrance to Gates G91-G102. Freshen Up! is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. For additional information call 650.877.0798.
Is wireless Internet access available at SFO?
Free WiFi service is available in all terminals. To access free WiFi at SFO: 1. Select the Wi-Fi network named "SFO-WiFi" or "#SFOFREEWIFI" 2. Launch your browser 3. Check acceptance of Service Terms and Conditions 4. Click the "Connect" button to access the Internet
How can I transfer from one terminal to another?
AirTrain, SFO's fully automated people mover, provides a convenient way to transfer terminals. AirTrain operates on two lines: the Red Line, which connects all terminals, terminal garages and the BART Station; and the Blue Line, which connects all terminals, terminal garages and the BART Station with the Rental Car Center. AirTrain operates 24 hours every day. Please note that all of SFO's terminals are connected, and passengers may also transfer terminals by walking. For passengers travelling on United Airlines (UA) a post-security shuttle bus operates between Terminal 1 and Terminal 3.
Does SFO offer curbside check-in?
International Terminal curbside assistance is available from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. for a fee of $1.50 per bag. For information regarding curbside check-in for flights departing the Domestic Terminals, please contact your airline via their reservations number or website.
Does SFO offer meet and greet assistance?
At this time staffing requirements do not permit SFO to offer this service. For wheelchair, language, baggage and flight connection assistance, please contact your airline.
Does SFO have a cell phone lot?
Yes. SFO's cell phone waiting lot is located near the Long Term Parking facility. Visit the cell phone lot page for complete information and directions.
Where do I pick up a pet?
If the pet is traveling on your flight it will be delivered to baggage claim. If the pet is shipped separately, please contact your airline for their cargo office location.
Where do I pick up or drop off a cargo shipment?
Cargo pick up and drop off procedures and locations vary by airline. For complete instructions, please contact the cargo office of your selected carrier.
Is there a post office at SFO?
A full United States Postal Service branch is located offsite from the terminals at 660 West Field Road, San Francisco, CA 94128. Hours are as follows: Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to Midnight Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. At SFO, mailboxes are located outside of all terminal buildings. FedEx, UPS and USPS shipping and courier service are available to the Airport Travel Agency. Contact the travel agency at 650.877.0422 or CF.Airport@gmail.com for full information.
Which hotels are located near the airport?
A number of hotels in different prices ranges are located near the airport. Descriptions and booking services are provided by the San Francisco Convention and Visitors Bureau website, under the hotel search category “San Francisco International Airport.”
What recommendations are there relevant to San Francisco International Airport, California, and other airports around the world?
All hotels must be reminded they are state hotels.
All hotels belong to state hospitality and protocol.
All airlines must be reminded that if they bring in much cargo for the essential ingredients of the economy then they are doing a commendable job.
All aircraft manufacturers and airlines must get oriented to the World Aviation Administration.
All aircraft manufacturers and airlines should be reminded of future mergers into one single world entity for public service.
Aviation henceforth is like any other public service.