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Cheap SFO to LAX Flights

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San Francisco to Los Angeles route information

Origin Airport San Francisco Intl.
Destination Airport Los Angeles Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, United
Flight Price $100
Distance 337 mi

Van Nuys

$6,521.70

Santa Monica

$7,126.36

Orange County

$91.00

Oxnard

$3,721.71

Long Beach

$101.00

Fullerton

$7,303.10

Avalon

$3,990.40

Burbank

$131.00

Cheap SFO to LAX Flights

  • Question : How much time do people spend in Los Angeles?
    Answer : The average time spent in Los Angeles by travelers from San Francisco is about one week.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Southwest Airlines currently holds the fastest travel time with one hour and 15 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Los Angeles at 11:10 PM PDT if you left San Francisco at 9:55 PM PDT.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can and you may save yourself some money by doing it. The lowest-cost day to fly in July is Wednesday. Flexibility is key when booking travel plans in order to keep costs down.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Los Angeles (LAX) from San Francisco (SFO)?
    Answer : They can vary from $91 to $716. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest price. However, usually the sooner you book, the better price you get.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Of course, the day of the week matters, but on average, 132 different flight times exist when you fly from SFO to LAX. The average route departing the United States currently has nine different flight times per day. You'll have more choices than the average passenger.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Booking with Atlas Air means you will arrive to Los Angeles pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this timely airline has a 100% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin. Of course, it never hurts to be prepared. If you’re on Philippine Airlines, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Jul 17th has bookings (as of Jul 15th) for as little as $91. That comes in 26% below the average price for this route. Saving now gives you more money to spend on your trip.

San Francisco to Los Angeles Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Los Angeles.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Expedia.com, we’ll pair you up with SFO to LAX flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind San Francisco for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to LAX with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

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Jul 15, 2019

The touch screens on the plane were hard to use. You had to press hard on the screen many times before it registered. I thought someone kept kicking my seat back until I realized they were just trying to play a movie.

Jul 7, 2019

Great experience

Jul 6, 2019

I didn’t like how they started checking all the class Basic’s carry-on bags. When I got on the plane, there was actually lots of space.

Jul 4, 2019

Attendants were very nice.

Jul 3, 2019

A little uncomfortable, too tall for the seats

Jun 30, 2019

Alaska airlines kept changing the plane and our Preferred seating kept getting taken away which was kind of an inconvenience.

Jun 30, 2019

I did not appreciate being surprised about the BE ticket. When working through the Expedia process, I kept checking to make sure I was not booking a BE ticket. I was even allowed to select a seat. It was not until the confirmation email was sent that I was made aware of the BE status of the ticket.

Jun 29, 2019

My first time in Alaska airlines. Great experience. Will definitely fly them again!

Jun 29, 2019

Only received water which was a little disappointing

Jun 27, 2019

Great flight, thanks!