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

SJC — LAX
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from San Jose to Los Angeles are usually found in January or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Jose (SJC) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to LAX flight in 2023: compare San Jose to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

SJC - LAX

Price

$157 - $217

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From San Jose to Los Angeles
One-way from$84One-way flight from 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 Thursday 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 41% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 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 $181 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $232 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 January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from San Jose. Users have commonly found prices around $183 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $88. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

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 in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 11% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Los Angeles in February, March 2023

The best prices found for SJC to LAX flights for February, March

San Jose to Los Angeles 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from San Jose found for this year

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

  • 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 $195.38 RT, a price that is 33% cheaper than the average San Jose to Los Angeles flight. The cheapest flight found was $88 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 36% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Delta flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from San Jose to Los Angeles is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $192.20 RT. This price is typically 51% cheaper than other airlines that offer San Jose to Los Angeles flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $59. 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, Delta flights are 34% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from San Jose

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Last minute flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

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One-way flights to Los Angeles from San Jose

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

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,086 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,213 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

Southwest
7.5
Good
963 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,684 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I do not fly a lot so it is hard to judge, but everything was as booked. All on time and very pleasant. Could have better food. Did not like chooses. Ate before boarding. Worked out for the best. Thank you for a great experience.

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 22m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 43 outbound flights from San Jose to Los Angeles offered by 17 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 $64, but on average you can expect to pay $93.

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 $91.

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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Within the past month, 209 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?

56 flight departures from San Jose to Los Angeles per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 7% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 55% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% of flight departures

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

Airlines like Alaska Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines fly from San Jose to Los Angeles in about 1h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 42m. There are 309 mi between San Jose and Los Angeles. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $64, 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. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $98 and $122, respectively. You may be able to fly from San Jose to Los Angeles for 64% 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 ($32), Delta ($54), and American Airlines ($60).

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 United Airlines (100%), Air France (95%) or KLM (94%) 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 $49. While the most popular route (San Jose - Los Angeles) can be booked for $94 on average our data indicates $718 when flying from San Jose to Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for San Jose to Los Angeles

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Top 10 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$23Average$84FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$43Average$122FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$48Average$178FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$59Average$192FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$64Average$107FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Breeze AirwaysCheapest$78Average$108FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$88Average$195FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$94Average$200FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$137Average$296FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-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
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
31%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
57%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
8%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

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
Sunday32daily flights
Monday56daily flights
Tuesday58daily flights
Wednesday46daily flights
Thursday48daily flights
Friday41daily flights
Saturday21daily flights
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