Cheap flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles (SAT - LAX)

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The best prices from San Antonio to Los Angeles are usually found in August or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Antonio (SAT) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best SAT to LAX flight in 2021: compare San Antonio to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
SAT - LAX
Price
$245 - $301
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$245

From San Antonio to Los Angeles

One-way from

$69

One-way flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Los Angeles. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 38% on flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 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 $296. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $366.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Los Angeles from San Antonio average $264. You can even find prices in August for less than $264, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as $138. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from San Antonio. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles (SAT - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Antonio to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 38% on airfare.

Cheap flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SAT to LAX flights for September, October
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$140pp
SAT
San Antonio
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
22 Oct - 23 Oct
$143pp
SAT
San Antonio
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$147pp
SAT
San Antonio
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio

San Antonio to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from San Antonio found for this year
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$140pp
SAT
San Antonio
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
22 Oct - 23 Oct
$143pp
SAT
San Antonio
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$147pp
SAT
San Antonio
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from San Antonio

Save time with San Antonio to Los Angeles direct flight deals
30 Oct - 31 Oct
$140pp
SAT
San Antonio
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$151pp
SAT
San Antonio
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$157pp
SAT
San Antonio
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SAT
San Antonio

Last minute flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from San Antonio, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 23 Sep
$219pp
SAT
San Antonio
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAT
San Antonio
23 Sep - 28 Sep
$220pp
SAT
San Antonio
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAT
San Antonio
23 Sep - 28 Sep
$224pp
SAT
San Antonio
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAT
San Antonio

One-way flights to Los Angeles from San Antonio

The cheapest one-way flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles
9:23 am - 10:47 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
3h 24m
SAT - LAX
Major Airline
$69
StudentUniverse
1:40 am - 9:39 am
Delta
1 Stop
9h 59m
SAT - LAX
Delta
$88
Delta
1:00 am - 9:13 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 13m
SAT - LAX
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Antonio</span> to <span class="emphasized">Los Angeles</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Antonio to Los Angeles

What airports do I use to fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

You will need to book a flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles if you want to fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles. At least 9 different airlines have flights from San Antonio (SAT) to Los Angeles (LAX) on a regular basis. There are 17 flights to Los Angeles from the San Antonio airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from SAT to LAX to be around 3h 00m.

Which airlines flying from San Antonio to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from San Antonio to Los Angeles 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 San Antonio and Los Angeles 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.

Can I find flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $140, but on average you can expect to pay $160.

Are there nonstop flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles is less than $209.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Antonio to Los Angeles for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Antonio to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday.

How popular is this San Antonio to Los Angeles flight route?

The San Antonio to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 278 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from San Antonio to Los Angeles on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Antonio to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from San Antonio to Los Angeles in 3h. Fly via Major Airline, Alaska Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. The distance from San Antonio to Los Angeles is about 1215 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Antonio to Los Angeles round-trip?

Major Airline, at $140, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Antonio to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and Delta. Users have found that Major Airline is 46% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Major Airline, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $69. Alaska Airlines flights start at $79 while deals on Delta start at $88 one-way.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from San Antonio?

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

Most visitors from San Antonio need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Los Angeles.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Antonio must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Antonio are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Antonio from Los Angeles?

Returning to San Antonio from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Antonio.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering San Antonio.

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Alternative routes for San Antonio to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Antonio to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from SAT to LAX
3h 00m
Average temperature for September in Los Angeles
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Los Angeles
0.0 ″

Airports servicing San Antonio

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 7 airlines flying from San Antonio to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Antonio to Los Angeles 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
Spirit Airlines
$62 $142 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$53 $173 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$113 $256 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$113 $281 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$123 $282 No cancel fee 71%
Sun Country Air
$168 $297 No cancel fee 83%
Alaska Airlines
$158 $620 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from San Antonio to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Antonio towards Los Angeles.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 62% of SAT to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of SAT to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 1% of SAT to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SAT to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Antonio to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Antonio to Los Angeles.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
18 daily flights
Wednesday
18 daily flights
Thursday
19 daily flights
Friday
21 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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