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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco (LAX - SFO)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to San Francisco are usually found in January or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

LAX - SFO
Price
$110 - $139
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from $110 From Los Angeles to San Francisco
One-way from $47 One-way flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco in May, June 2020

The best prices found for LAX to SFO flights for May, June
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$97pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$99pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Jun - 7 Jun
$107pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Los Angeles found for this year
10 Jul - 12 Jul
$83pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$97pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$98pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to San Francisco direct flight deals
10 Jul - 12 Jul
$83pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$97pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$98pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
28 May - 1 Jun
$140pp
LAX
Los Angeles
$self.airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 May - 1 Jun
$155pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
24 May - 1 Jun
$160pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to San Francisco from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
6:35 am - 8:03 am
Finnair
Nonstop
1h 28m
LAX - SFO
Finnair
$47
CheapTickets.de
3:47 pm - 8:27 am
Major Airline
1 Stop
16h 40m
LAX - SFO
Major Airline
$100
StudentUniverse
9:45 am - 11:05 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 20m
LAX - SFO
Delta
$112
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to San Francisco 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 Los Angeles and San Francisco 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 Los Angeles to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $83, but on average you can expect to pay $118.

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

Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco is less than $92.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 640 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

United Air Lines Inc. offers the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Per day you can find on average 363 flights for this route and airline.

How long does the flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 2 hours, covering about 211 miles.

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

36 flight departures from Los Angeles to San Francisco per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 39% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 44% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 17% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or San Francisco?

In Los Angeles, there will be less rainfall in Los Angeles compared to San Francisco over the next 4 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in San Francisco is generally colder than in Los Angeles. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Flight duration
1h 29m
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of LAX to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% of LAX to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 23% of LAX to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to SFO departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Sunday
28 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
25 daily flights
Thursday
30 daily flights
Friday
27 daily flights
Saturday
28 daily flights