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Cheap flights from Virginia (VA) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Virginia to California

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

Find a great deal and save up to 8% by booking at least 17 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 Virginia to California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $87.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Virginia 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 Virginia in September are about $95 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $46.

Cheap flights from Virginia to California in October, November 2020

The best prices found for Virginia to California flights for October, November
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$110pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$131pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$138pp
ORF
Norfolk
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORF
Norfolk

Virginia to California 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Virginia found for this year
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$90pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$106pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$110pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Non-stop flights to California from Virginia

Save time with Virginia to California direct flight deals
4 Feb - 8 Feb
$287pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
26 Dec - 6 Jan
$317pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$337pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Virginia to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Virginia, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 5 Nov
$208pp
ORF
Norfolk
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORF
Norfolk
26 Oct - 29 Oct
$214pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
29 Oct - 5 Nov
$218pp
ORF
Norfolk
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORF
Norfolk

One-way flights to California from Virginia

The cheapest one-way flights from Virginia to California
9:41 am - 5:26 am
Frontier
1 Stop
22h 45m
ORF - SFO
Frontier
$75
Gotogate
7:15 am - 8:22 am
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
28h 07m
RIC - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$116
FlightNetwork
7:00 am - 6:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
38h 54m
RIC - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$121
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Virginia to California

Are flight prices decreasing from Virginia 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 Virginia 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 Virginia to California to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on JetBlue and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Virginia 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 Virginia to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Virginia to California have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Virginia to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $90, but on average you can expect to pay $138.

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

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Virginia to California under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Virginia to California is less than $379.

Are there last-minute flights available from Virginia to California for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Virginia to California within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Virginia to California was viewed by 141 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

When booking a flight from Virginia to California, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Virginia to California?

Most travelers choose Norfolk - San Diego, Richmond Byrd Intl - Los Angeles or Richmond Byrd Intl - San Diego when deciding on the best route from Virginia to California.

What are the cheapest Flights from Virginia to California?

While on average a flight from Virginia to California is generally $310, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $110. When looking at the most popular route, (Norfolk - San Diego), you can expect to pay $196 for that flight.

How long is the flight from Virginia to California?

Airlines like American Airlines, Major Airline, and United Airlines fly from Virginia to California in about 6h 56m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 24m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $90, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Virginia to California and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Frontier for as low as $138.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $44. Frontier flights start at $75 while deals on American Airlines start at $79 one-way.

Destination information for California

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

Airports servicing

Lynchburg (LYH)
Norfolk (ORF)
Newport (PHF)
Langley Falls (QLF)
Richmond (RIC)

Airports servicing

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