Cheap flights from California (CA) to Europe

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How to find the cheapest flight from
California to Europe

All the information you need to plan the best null to FRA flight in 2021: compare California to Europe flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Europe.
How far in advance should I book a flight from California to Europe?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 44% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from California to Europe 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $910, or $1,146 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Europe from California. Users have commonly found prices around $714 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $445. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

Cheap flights from California to Europe in May, June 2021

The best prices found for California to Europe flights for May, June
29 Jun - 5 Jul
$532pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CDG
Paris Charles de Gaulle
CDG
Paris Charles de Gaulle
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
15 Jun - 25 Jun
$540pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Jun - 20 Jun
$542pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
ATH
Athens Eleftherios V.
Alitalia
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

California to Europe 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Europe from California found for this year
9 Oct - 11 Oct
$331pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Oct - 11 Oct
$335pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Sep - 20 Sep
$367pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
SAS
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Europe from California

Save time with California to Europe direct flight deals
3 Nov - 3 Dec
$712pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Oct - 18 Jan
$719pp
SFO
San Francisco
Finnair
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
14 Sep - 23 Sep
$720pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Brussels Airlines
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Brussels Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from California to Europe

Late deals on round-trip flights to Europe from California, departing today and this week
16 May - 25 Jun
$581pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
16 May - 18 Jun
$585pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
16 May - 17 Jun
$608pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Europe from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Europe
4:20 pm - 5:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 50m
SFO - CDG
Multiple Airlines
$287
Kiwi.com
4:20 pm - 11:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
33h 45m
SFO - CDG
Multiple Airlines
$290
Kiwi.com
4:20 pm - 11:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
33h 45m
SFO - CDG
Multiple Airlines
$292
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From California to Europe

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alitalia is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from California to Europe are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, United Airlines, and Norwegian flying from California to Europe have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from California to Europe for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Europe for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SAS for just $331, but on average you can expect to pay $380.

Are there nonstop flights from California to Europe for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Europe under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Europe is less than $740.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Europe for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Europe within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from California to Europe.

What are the most popular routes from California to Europe?

The most popular flight routes from California to Europe are Los Angeles - London Heathrow, Los Angeles - Paris Charles de Gaulle and San Francisco - London Heathrow.

What are the cheapest Flights from California to Europe?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $282. While the most popular route (Los Angeles - London Heathrow) can be booked for $367 on average our data indicates $1,760 when flying from California to Europe

What are the most reliable airlines from California to Europe?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from California to Europe consider choosing Austrian Airlines (97%), Air India (97%) or United Airlines (97%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long is the flight from California to Europe?

There are many flights that can get you from California to Europe in 13h 40m. Fly via SAS to get the fastest option.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from California to Europe round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from California to Europe round-trip from $331.

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Top 10 airlines flying from California to Europe

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Europe 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
easyJet
$68 $125 No cancel fee 86%
Alaska Airlines
$97 $155 No cancel fee 75%
Air Europa
$90 $208 No cancel fee 83%
Openskies
$221 $407 No cancel fee N/A

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

Norwegian Air Sweden
$354 $523 No cancel fee N/A

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

Alitalia
$324 $620 No cancel fee 81%
Air Caraïbes
$319 $649 No cancel fee 56%
Air Italy
$632 $666 No cancel fee N/A

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

WestJet
$593 $827 No cancel fee 60%
Aeroflot
$487 $934 No cancel fee 79%
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