Cheap flights from Maryland (MD) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Maryland to California

All the information you need to plan the best null to LAX flight in 2022: compare Maryland to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Maryland to California?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to California from Maryland. Users have commonly found prices around $372 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $147. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

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

To save up to 36% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Maryland to California from $408 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $480 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Maryland to California (MD - CA)?

When flying from Maryland to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Maryland to California in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Maryland to California flights for August, September
13 Sep - 13 Sep
$125pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
28 Sep - 29 Sep
$131pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
10 Sep - 11 Sep
$135pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Maryland to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Maryland found for this year
15 Oct - 15 Oct
$125pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
28 Sep - 29 Sep
$131pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
10 Sep - 11 Sep
$135pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Maryland to California

15 Oct - 15 Oct
$125pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
28 Sep - 29 Sep
$131pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
20 Sep - 21 Sep
$135pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Cheap United Airlines flights from Maryland to California

31 Aug - 7 Sep
$266pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
26 Aug - 7 Sep
$267pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
26 Aug - 2 Sep
$268pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to California from Maryland

Save time with Maryland to California direct flight deals
3 Sep - 16 Sep
$179pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
31 Aug - 3 Sep
$182pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
31 Aug - 3 Sep
$187pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Maryland to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Maryland, departing today and this week
15 Aug - 24 Aug
$165pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
15 Aug - 7 Sep
$168pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
16 Aug - 25 Aug
$171pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to California from Maryland

The cheapest one-way flights from Maryland to California
6:54 am - 10:08 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
30h 14m
IAD - SNA
Allegiant Air
$86
mytrip.com
3:07 pm - 5:45 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 38m
BWI - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$89
Gotogate
4:40 am - 2:56 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 16m
BWI - ONT
Frontier
$90
JustFly

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Flight FAQs

From Maryland to California

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Maryland to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Maryland to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Maryland to California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $125, but on average you can expect to pay $156.

Are there nonstop flights from Maryland to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Maryland to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Maryland to California is less than $196.

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

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

How popular is this Maryland to California flight route?

Flights from Maryland to California have been viewed 245 times in the past calendar month.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Allegiant Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $74. Users have also found prices from $79 and $80 on Spirit Airlines and Frontier, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for California (CA)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to California from Maryland?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to California within the United States

Most visitors from Maryland need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Maryland are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Maryland are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Do I need a test to fly back to Maryland from California?

Returning to Maryland from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Maryland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Maryland.

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Top 9 airlines flying from Maryland to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Maryland 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$74 $266 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$89 $307 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$117 $547 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$122 $465 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$122 $507 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$129 $619 No cancel fee 75%
Sun Country Air
$141 $317 No cancel fee 83%
JetBlue
$143 $295 No cancel fee 62%
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