Cheap flights from Los Angeles to San Diego (LAX - SAN)

LAX — SAN
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from Los Angeles to San Diego are usually found in February or September, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN)

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

LAX - SAN

Price

$143 - $257

SAN

Temperature

57.2 - 71.6 °F

SAN

Rainfall

0 - 2.3 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from$143From Los Angeles to San Diego
One-way from$48One-way flight from Los Angeles to San Diego

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

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 23% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 50% by booking at least 52 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Los Angeles to San Diego within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $201.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to San Diego from Los Angeles average $189. You can even find prices in February for less than $189, as users have found deals to San Diego from as low as $117. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Diego from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 36%.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Los Angeles to San Diego in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 29% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

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

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Last minute flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

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One-way flights to San Diego from Los Angeles

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing San Diego

Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,217 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,684 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
717 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline. Will always flight with Delta. The flight attendant are so professional friendly and caring. Wifi was great. The tv selection to watch movies was perfect also. No complain.

Related info for your journey

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

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

If you wish to fly to San Diego from Los Angeles, then you need to book flights from Los Angeles to San Diego. There are 11 flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) per day to choose from. Flights to San Diego from Los Angeles are available from 8 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 0h 51m is how long a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to San Diego typically takes.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to San Diego for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $114.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to San Diego under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to San Diego is less than $198.

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

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

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

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

The Los Angeles to San Diego flight path was viewed by 12 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 Los Angeles to San Diego on average per day?

5 flight departures from Los Angeles to San Diego per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 80% of flight departures

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

A quick flight from Los Angeles to San Diego can take about 1h. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $95. There are 109 mi between Los Angeles and San Diego. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Los Angeles to San Diego round-trip from $95. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $108, and Delta, from $118. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 49% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego are Train, Bus and American Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Los Angeles to San Diego are Virgin Australia (86%), China Airlines (83%) and Asiana Airlines (80%).

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

On average you can expect to pay $262 for a flight from Los Angeles to San Diego. The cheapest flight overall is $128 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - San Diego) is currently priced at $96.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to San Diego

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Top 4 airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to San Diego choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$76Average$166FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$128Average$237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$143Average$302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to San Diego

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles to San Diego
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
12%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
30%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
57%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to San Diego

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to San Diego
Sunday10daily flights
Monday13daily flights
Tuesday15daily flights
Wednesday12daily flights
Thursday12daily flights
Friday9daily flights
Saturday10daily flights
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