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Cheap flights from New York State (NY) to California (CA)

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New York State to California

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York State to California?

To save on the cost of your flight from New York State to California, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 8% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $87 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $97.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York State to California?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to California. Flights to California from New York State in September are about $95 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $46.

Cheap flights from New York State to California in October, November 2020

The best prices found for New York State to California flights for October, November
14 Nov - 18 Nov
$87pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
14 Nov - 18 Nov
$87pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
26 Nov - 3 Dec
$89pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York State to California 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from New York State found for this year
3 Dec - 7 Dec
$84pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
7 Dec - 12 Dec
$85pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
7 Dec - 12 Dec
$86pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to California from New York State

Save time with New York State to California direct flight deals
20 Nov - 23 Nov
$149pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
1 Dec - 10 Dec
$158pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Dec - 4 Dec
$159pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York State to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from New York State, departing today and this week
3 Nov - 4 Nov
$128pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
5 Nov - 13 Nov
$130pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
5 Nov - 14 Nov
$135pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to California from New York State

The cheapest one-way flights from New York State to California
10:35 am - 3:40 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 05m
EWR - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$59
SmartFares
1:29 pm - 6:28 am
Frontier
1 Stop
19h 59m
EWR - LAX
Frontier
$60
Kiwi.com
3:37 am - 6:49 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
18h 12m
LGA - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$63
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From New York State to California

Are flight prices decreasing from New York State 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 New York State 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 New York to California to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New York to California. Policies will vary by airline.

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and JetBlue are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York State to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York State to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $84, but on average you can expect to pay $91.

Are there nonstop flights from New York State to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York State to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York State to California is less than $171.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York State to California for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New York State to California?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York State to California?

Consider Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New York State to California.

What are the most popular routes from New York State to California?

The most popular flight routes from New York State to California are Newark - Los Angeles, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Los Angeles and Newark - San Francisco.

What are the cheapest Flights from New York State to California?

On average you can expect to pay $294 for a flight from New York State to California. The cheapest flight overall is $119 while the most popular route, (Newark - Los Angeles) is currently priced at $87.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York State to California?

Before booking your flight to California from New York State, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Japan Airlines (100%), Fiji Airways (100%), Aerolineas Argentinas( 100%).

How long is the flight from New York State to California?

Airlines like JetBlue, American Airlines, and Major Airline fly from New York State to California in about 5h 58m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York State to California round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $85, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York State to California..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York State to California one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $34 on Frontier. Another option is Spirit Airlines, who have fights from $42.

Destination points for flights from New York State to California

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York State to California
Flight duration
5h 58m

Airports servicing

Buffalo (BUF)
Elmira (ELM)
Farmingdale Republic Field (FRG)
Bridgeport (HPN)
Niagara Falls (IAG)

Airports servicing

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