Cheap flights from California to Durham, NC

LAX — RDU
Oct 10 — Oct 171

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 42% on flights from California to Durham compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $470. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $590.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Durham from California with a flight ticket averaging about $438. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $138. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Durham (CA - DU8)?

When flying from California to Durham, 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 California to Durham in October, November 2022

The best prices found for California to Durham flights for October, November
Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 02m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 2 - Nov 6
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 29m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Nov 8 - Nov 15
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

20h 31m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 01m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

California to Durham 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durham from California found for this year
Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 02m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 2 - Nov 6
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 29m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Nov 8 - Nov 15
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

20h 31m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 01m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Cheap Frontier flights from California to Durham

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 02m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 2 - Nov 6
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 29m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Oct 26 - Nov 1
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 41m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 59m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from California to Durham

Dec 3 - Dec 6
SJC

San Jose

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 55m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

7h 53m
$303

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Dec 3 - Dec 6
SJC

San Jose

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 55m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

10h 03m
$307

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 11 - Nov 15
PSP

Palm Springs

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

6h 23m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

PSP

Palm Springs

1 stop

7h 35m
$311

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Non-stop flights to Durham from California

Save time with California to Durham direct flight deals
Dec 3 - Dec 10
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

4h 43m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 42m
$314

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Oct 25 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

5h 09m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 11m
$324

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 1 - Nov 8
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

4h 45m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 39m
$334

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/10/22

Last minute flights from California to Durham

Late deals on return flights to Durham from California, departing today and this week
Oct 12 - Oct 15
OAK

Oakland

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

23h 00m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

OAK

Oakland

1 stop

15h 16m
$232

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Oct 12 - Oct 15
SAN

San Diego

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

14h 52m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 30m
$245

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Oct 14 - Oct 16
ONT

Ontario

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

12h 29m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

ONT

Ontario

1 stop

23h 58m
$272

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

One-way flights to Durham from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Durham
Oct 26
SFO

San Francisco

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 41m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Nov 8
SAN

San Diego

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

7h 46m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Nov 8
ONT

Ontario

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 15m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Durham for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $159, but on average you can expect to pay $166.

Are there nonstop flights from California to Durham for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Durham under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Durham is less than $370.

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

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

How popular is this California to Durham flight route?

Flights from California to Durham have been viewed 51 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular routes from California to Durham?

When deciding which route to take from California to Durham consider Los Angeles - Raleigh-Durham, San Francisco - Raleigh-Durham or Ontario - Raleigh-Durham as they are the most popular.

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

When booking a flight from California to Durham, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from California to Durham?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from California to Durham are LATAM Airlines (98%), Delta (97%) and WestJet (95%).

What are the cheapest flights from California to Durham?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $156. While the most popular route (Los Angeles - Raleigh-Durham) can be booked for $231 on average our data indicates $963 when flying from California to Durham.

Top 9 airlines flying from California to Durham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Durham choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$85Average$371FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$88Average$307FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$90Average$287FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$124Average$581FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$164Average$556FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$166Average$613FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$167Average$603FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Sun Country AirCheapest$284Average$498FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from California to Durham

See what time of day planes typically take off from California to Durham
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
64%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
6%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
29%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM