Cheap flights from Arizona to California

PHX — LAX
Feb 11 — Feb 181

How far in advance should I book a flight from Arizona to California?

Find a great deal and save up to 56% by booking at least 42 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Arizona to California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $194.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Arizona to California?

February can be a great time to fly to California from Arizona with a flight ticket averaging about $183. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $107. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Arizona to California (AZ - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Arizona to California as you normally would.

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing California

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,065 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,210 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

Southwest
7.5
Good
956 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

Allegiant Air
7.5
Good
95 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,364 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The alaska crew out of Paine field was exceptional! It was the first time I have flown out of this airport. The only thing that was harder is that our flight was delayed 3 hours out of Phoenix.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Arizona to California flights.

What airports serve Arizona to California flights?

Arizona and California have multiple airports in each state that have flights from Arizona to California for visitors to book. For example, Arizona has six major airports to choose from, and another three regional airports as well. California on the other hand has 13 international airports. Any of these 13 airports is available for flights from Arizona to California. The most popular airport to fly from Arizona is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport while the most popular airport to leave from California is the Los Angeles International Airport.

Which airlines fly directly from Arizona to California?>

Southwest Airlines is one of the main airlines to fly directly from Arizona to California, another popular airline would be American Airlines, and another airline with direct flights from Arizona to California would be Delta Airlines.

What are the stopover options between Arizona to California?

A majority of flights from Arizona to California are non-stop flights. The flight being a short 1h 35m. Cheaper flights could mean stopover flights from Arizona to Colorado and back down to California, taking as long as 9h 25m to get from Arizona to California. That is an option but it isn’t hard to find less expensive flights online if you look hard enough. There are always flights leaving from Arizona just as there are always flights arriving in California and with a bit of research it would be easy to find inexpensive tickets to purchase.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Arizona to California?

With Arizona and California both being inside of the United States you will not need to have a visa if you are a US Citizen as it would be a domestic flight and unnecessary for someone to have a visa. Typically you would only need a form of photo identification in order to validate who you are and be able to fly domestically from Arizona to California with the form of identification a passport or a driver’s license.

What are the sustainable flight options for passengers traveling from Arizona to California?

For passengers traveling from Arizona to California, some airlines offer connecting flights between the destinations. The destination has several departure airports, including Prescott Municipal Airport (PRC) and Tucson International Airport (TUS). However, PHX is more sustainable because it has carriers providing direct flights. The arrival airports include LAX, San Francisco International Airport (SFO), and San Diego International Airport (SAN), among others. SFO has an anti-plastic policy and is committed to reducing carbon emissions. It's also less busy and therefore emits less carbon. Qatar Airways and Delta airlines are more sustainable airlines you’ll find.

What are the parking options at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)?

Those traveling with their vehicles into the PHX have a limited parking lot because the airport encourages passengers to use public transport. When traveling to the airport, try to use public transport or be sure to pay more for your parking. The Premium Economy-covered parking lot is available in Terminal 3 west economy garage and is suitable for those who wish to park their vehicles for a long-term period.

What are sustainable hotel options near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)?

Passengers making a late evening arrival at the LAX, there are a couple of options for them to choose from when it comes to where to spend the night. The Sonesta Los Angeles Airport, located 0.5 miles from the airport, is the most convenient option for passengers in the airport due to its proximity. Besides, the hotel has low-flow showerheads to save energy.

Which airlines flying from Arizona to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Arizona to California have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Frontier, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Arizona to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Arizona to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $48, but on average you can expect to pay $61.

Are there nonstop flights from Arizona to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Arizona to California under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Arizona to California is less than $63.

Are there last-minute flights available from Arizona to California for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Arizona to California within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Arizona to California?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Arizona to California on average per day?

Per day, 38 flights depart from Arizona to California on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 13% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 24% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 63% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Arizona to California?

For as low as $48, Frontier can have you in California from Arizona in 1h 18m. The distance between Arizona and California is about 371 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

Top 10 airlines flying from Arizona to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Arizona to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$31Average$105FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$45Average$100FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$64Average$290FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$66Average$136FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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TunisairCheapest$68Average$135FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time36%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$69Average$313FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$69Average$310FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$94Average$394FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$138Average$302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Helpful tips for your next trip to California

  • The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) has always been vocal abouts dedication to provide sustainable flights. That's why it's recommended to use it when traveling to California. Do not carry plastic water bottles to the airport.
  • Passengers traveling to California through Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) with their cars should use Google Maps to navigate to the airport to avoid spending much fuel. Use a hybrid vehicle to minimize your carbon footprint.
  • Passengers scheduled for early morning travel should book hotels near the PHX. Best Western International Inc is sustainable. It's known for its sustainability initiatives, like using eco-friendly lighting and minimizing water waste.

Hourly flight availability from Arizona to California

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36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
40%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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