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Cheap flights from Indianapolis (IND) to California (CA)

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Indianapolis (IND) to California

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Indianapolis to California, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $75 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $95.

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

April can be a great time to fly to California from Indianapolis with a flight ticket averaging about $86. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $43. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Indianapolis to California in January, February 2021

The best prices found for IND to California flights for January, February
22 Feb - 25 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
8 Feb - 17 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
29 Jan - 4 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

Indianapolis to California 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Indianapolis found for this year
22 Feb - 25 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
29 Jan - 4 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
8 Feb - 17 Feb
$88pp
IND
Indianapolis
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

Non-stop flights to California from Indianapolis

Save time with Indianapolis to California direct flight deals
4 Mar - 10 Mar
$239pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$269pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis
21 Mar - 31 Mar
$278pp
IND
Indianapolis
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IND
Indianapolis

Last minute flights from Indianapolis to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Indianapolis, departing today and this week
24 Jan - 29 Jan
$119pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$137pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$140pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

One-way flights to California from Indianapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Indianapolis to California
9:49 am - 10:11 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
27h 22m
IND - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$68
Kiwi.com
5:01 pm - 6:56 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 55m
IND - SAN
Frontier
$71
Kiwi.com
9:25 am - 12:40 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
6h 15m
IND - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$72
Travelocity

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Indianapolis to California

Are flight prices decreasing from Indianapolis to California due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Indianapolis and California for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Indianapolis to California to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Indianapolis to California include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Indianapolis to California have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta 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 Indianapolis to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Indianapolis to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $105.

Are there nonstop flights from Indianapolis to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Indianapolis to California under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Indianapolis to California is less than $315.

Are there last-minute flights available from Indianapolis to California for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Indianapolis to California within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 245 users have taken a look at flights from Indianapolis to California.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Indianapolis to California?

Before booking your flight from Indianapolis to California check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from Indianapolis to California?

While some choose either Indianapolis - San Francisco or Indianapolis - Reno, Indianapolis - Los Angeles is the most popular route from Indianapolis to California.

What are the cheapest Flights from Indianapolis to California?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $99. While the most popular route (Indianapolis - Los Angeles) can be booked for $118 on average our data indicates $546 when flying from Indianapolis to California

How long is the flight from Indianapolis to California?

There are many flights that can get you from Indianapolis to California in 5h 53m. Fly via American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Indianapolis to California round-trip?

Frontier, at $88, was found to be the cheapest airline from Indianapolis to California. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Spirit Airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Indianapolis to California one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $44. Users have also found tickets on Spirit Airlines for as little as $55.

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Indianapolis to California

Airports servicing Indianapolis

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
McClellan-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)

Top 7 airlines flying from Indianapolis to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Indianapolis to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$68 $232 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$68 $241 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$107 $351 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$118 $358 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$127 $371 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$142 $387 No cancel fee 75%
Southwest
$197 $544 No cancel fee 63%
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