Cheap flights from San Jose to Los Angeles (SJC - LAX)

SJC — LAX
May 17 — May 241

The best prices from San Jose to Los Angeles are usually found in April or May, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Jose to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to LAX flight in 2022: compare San Jose to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

SJC - LAX

Price

$107 - $153

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Average price$117Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$107From San Jose to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Jose to Los Angeles?

Users have found that flying from San Jose to Los Angeles on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 108% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 34 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Jose to Los Angeles from $166 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $253 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from San Jose. Users have commonly found prices around $134 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $68. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in November.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Jose to Los Angeles at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 7% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Los Angeles in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SJC to LAX flights for May, June
Jun 4 - Jun 22
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 27m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 16m
$96

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

May 24 - May 28
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 14m
$98

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 9.5.22

Jun 8 - Jun 14
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 33m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 16m
$107

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12.5.22

San Jose to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from San Jose found for this year
Aug 31 - Sep 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 18m
$81

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Sep 19 - Sep 21
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 15m
$86

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Jun 4 - Jun 22
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 27m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 16m
$96

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

Nov 5 - Nov 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 05m
$157

American Airlines

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Deal found 11.5.22

May 28 - May 30
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 30m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 23m
$163

American Airlines

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Deal found 11.5.22

Sep 7 - Sep 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 14m
$167

American Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

  • If you’re traveling from San Jose to Los Angeles, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is American Airlines. Flights from American Airlines traveling this route typically cost $173.40 RT. This price is typically 91% more expensive than other airlines that offer San Jose to Los Angeles flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $58. The most popular departure airport in San Jose when flying to Los Angeles is San Jose Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Los Angeles is Los Angeles Airport. When flying from San Jose to Los Angeles, American Airlines flights are 32% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

Aug 31 - Sep 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 18m
$81

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Sep 19 - Sep 21
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 15m
$86

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Sep 20 - Oct 5
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 15m
$101

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 11.5.22

  • Alaska Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from San Jose to Los Angeles. Flights on this route from Alaska Airlines typically cost $176.90 RT, a price that is 46% cheaper than the average San Jose to Los Angeles flight. The cheapest flight found was $78 RT. San Jose Airport is the most common San Jose airport to take off from when flying to Los Angeles. Los Angeles Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Los Angeles. When flying from San Jose to Los Angeles, Alaska Airlines flights are 32% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from San Jose

Save time with San Jose to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Aug 31 - Sep 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 18m
$81

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Sep 19 - Sep 21
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 23m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 15m
$86

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Jun 4 - Jun 22
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 27m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 16m
$96

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Last minute flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from San Jose, departing today and this week
May 19 - May 24
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 17m
$128

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

May 21 - May 24
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 33m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 16m
$143

Delta

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Deal found 11.5.22

May 17 - Jun 9
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 17m
$153

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Jul 12
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
$27

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 9.5.22

Sep 22
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 23m
$33

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 9.5.22

Aug 30
SJC

San Jose

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 25m
$39

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 10.5.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Jose to Los Angeles flights.

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

To fly from San Jose to Los Angeles, you need to book a flight from San Jose (SJC) to Los Angeles (LAX). Nonstop flights to Los Angeles from San Jose take 1h 21m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 45 outbound flights from San Jose to Los Angeles offered by 16 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Alaska Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from San Jose to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Jose to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $81, but on average you can expect to pay $114.

Are there nonstop flights from San Jose to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Jose to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Jose to Los Angeles is less than $115.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Los Angeles for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Jose to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

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

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

Within the past month, 66 users have taken a look at flights from San Jose to Los Angeles.

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

17 flight departures from San Jose to Los Angeles per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 24% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 41% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 6% of flight departures

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

Airlines like Alaska Airlines and Delta fly from San Jose to Los Angeles in about 1h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 309 mi between San Jose and Los Angeles. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $81, Alaska Airlines will fly you from San Jose to Los Angeles and back. In addition to Alaska Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Delta for as low as $98. You may be able to fly from San Jose to Los Angeles for 39% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Jose to Los Angeles are Alaska Airlines ($27), Delta ($59), and American Airlines ($93).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Jose to Los Angeles?

When booking a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles, you may want to consider flying on Amtrak, Train or Bus as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Jose to Los Angeles?

Consider Japan Airlines (100%), Air France (100%) or LATAM Airlines (100%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from San Jose to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from San Jose to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $54. While the most popular route (San Jose - Los Angeles) can be booked for $98 on average our data indicates $236 when flying from San Jose to Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for San Jose to Los Angeles

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Top 5 airlines flying from San Jose to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$42Average$94FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$43Average$144FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$58Average$173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$59Average$205FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Jose to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Jose to Los Angeles
27%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
14%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
52%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
7%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
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Weekly flight availability from San Jose to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Jose to Los Angeles
Sunday44daily flights
Monday48daily flights
Tuesday46daily flights
Wednesday51daily flights
Thursday55daily flights
Friday45daily flights
Saturday26daily flights