Cheap flights from California to South America

LAX — BOG
Aug 23 — Aug 301

How far in advance should I book a flight from California to South America?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from California to South America compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $454. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $454.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to South America?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to South America. Flights to South America from California in February are about $448 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $263.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to South America (CA - SA)?

When flying from California to South America, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from California to South America in August, September 2022

The best prices found for California to South America flights for August, September
Sep 12 - Sep 20
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$274

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Sep 12 - Sep 19
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$279

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Sep 20 - Sep 27
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$286

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 17.8.22

California to South America 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from California found for this year
Sep 12 - Sep 20
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$274

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Sep 12 - Sep 19
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$279

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Sep 20 - Sep 27
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 17m
$286

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 17.8.22

Cheap Copa Airlines flights from California to South America

Jan 31 - Feb 7
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

14h 05m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 41m
$349

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Feb 1 - Feb 8
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

9h 18m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

19h 30m
$354

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Feb 4 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

LIM

Lima J Chavez Intl

1 stop

11h 42m
LIM

Lima J Chavez Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

23h 12m
$545

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Cheap VivaAerobus flights from California to South America

Aug 27 - Sep 15
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

23h 30m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

23h 35m
$351

VivaAerobus

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Aug 24 - Aug 29
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

23h 30m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 15m
$361

VivaAerobus

Pick Dates

Deal found 17.8.22

Aug 24 - Aug 27
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

23h 30m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 15m
$367

VivaAerobus

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Non-stop flights to South America from California

Save time with California to South America direct flight deals
Sep 15 - Sep 22
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

Nonstop

7h 20m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 55m
$509

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Sep 22 - Sep 27
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

Nonstop

7h 20m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 55m
$510

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Sep 13 - Sep 20
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

Nonstop

7h 20m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 55m
$511

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Last minute flights from California to South America

Late deals on return flights to South America from California, departing today and this week
Aug 27 - Sep 15
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

23h 30m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

23h 35m
$351

VivaAerobus

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Aug 24 - Aug 29
LAX

Los Angeles

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

23h 30m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 15m
$361

VivaAerobus

Pick Dates

Deal found 17.8.22

Aug 23 - Sep 3
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 24m
MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 08m
$364

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

One-way flights to South America from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to South America
Sep 12
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
$94

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 16.8.22

Sep 27
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 19m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Sep 3
LAX

Los Angeles

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

1 stop

19h 24m
$98

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 15.8.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about California to South America flights.

Which airlines flying from California to South America have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Copa Airlines, LATAM Airlines, and Avianca 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.

Can I find flights from California to South America for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to South America for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $274, but on average you can expect to pay $307.

Are there nonstop flights from California to South America for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to South America under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to South America is less than $528.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to South America for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to South America within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this California to South America flight route?

Flights from California to South America have been viewed 118 times in the past calendar month.

Top 10 airlines flying from California to South America

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to South America choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$19FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$132Average$395FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$147Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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InterjetCheapest$243Average$534FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$261Average$849FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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VivaAerobusCheapest$261Average$347FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AeromexicoCheapest$304Average$948FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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VolarisCheapest$340Average$668FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$356Average$499FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$434Average$566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from California to South America

See what time of day planes typically take off from California to South America
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25%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
75%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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