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Cheap flights from California to Vietnam

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

To save up to 5% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from California to Vietnam from $713 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $716 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to Vietnam?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Vietnam from California. Prices for September average $721 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $424. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 43% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Vietnam (CA - VN)?

When flying from California to Vietnam, 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 Vietnam in January, February 2022

The best prices found for California to Vietnam flights for January, February
Feb 18 - Apr 13
LAX

Los Angeles

HAN

Hanoi Noibai

2 stops

31h 30m
HAN

Hanoi Noibai

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

32h 20m
$890

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Feb 18 - Apr 13
LAX

Los Angeles

HAN

Hanoi Noibai

2 stops

31h 30m
HAN

Hanoi Noibai

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

41h 10m
$892

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Feb 18 - Apr 19
LAX

Los Angeles

HAN

Hanoi Noibai

2 stops

31h 30m
HAN

Hanoi Noibai

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

38h 15m
$913

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

California to Vietnam 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vietnam from California found for this year
Sep 13 - Oct 13
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

2 stops

48h 43m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

30h 24m
$575

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Apr 20 - May 26
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

2 stops

52h 51m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

37h 54m
$577

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Apr 18 - May 14
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

2 stops

48h 43m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 54m
$579

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Non-stop flights to Vietnam from California

Save time with California to Vietnam direct flight deals
Mar 9 - Mar 16
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

Nonstop

16h 40m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

13h 50m
$1,475

Vietnam Airlines

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Deal found 20.1.22

Mar 9 - Mar 16
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

Nonstop

16h 40m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

13h 50m
$1,490

Vietnam Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

Mar 2 - Mar 23
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

Nonstop

16h 40m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

13h 50m
$1,555

Vietnam Airlines

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Deal found 20.1.22

Last minute flights from California to Vietnam

Late deals on return flights to Vietnam from California, departing today and this week
Jan 27 - Feb 24
LAX

Los Angeles

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

1 stop

36h 35m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 20m
$935

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

Jan 27 - Feb 28
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

1 stop

36h 15m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 45m
$935

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

Jan 27 - Feb 24
LAX

Los Angeles

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

1 stop

36h 35m
SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

36h 15m
$946

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

One-way flights to Vietnam from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Vietnam
Mar 29
LAX

Los Angeles

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

2 stops

46h 06m
$430

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 20.1.22

Mar 25
LAX

Los Angeles

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

2 stops

46h 06m
$432

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 20.1.22

Mar 28
SFO

San Francisco

SGN

Ho Chi Minh City

1 stop

33h 25m
$439

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about California to Vietnam flights.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from California to Vietnam that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are EVA Air, Asiana Airlines, and Vietnam Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from California to Vietnam for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Vietnam for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $593, but on average you can expect to pay $658.

Are there nonstop flights from California to Vietnam for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Vietnam under $1,500. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Vietnam is less than $3,352.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Vietnam for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Vietnam within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

How popular is this California to Vietnam flight route?

This flight path from California to Vietnam was viewed by 1,815 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to Vietnam one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $430 on Japan Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Singapore Airlines from $439 and American Airlines from $442 one-way.

Can I fly to Vietnam from California right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from California to Vietnam

Most visitors from California will not be allowed to enter Vietnam.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Vietnam.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Vietnam.

Can I fly back to California from Vietnam?

Returning to California from Vietnam

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Vietnam must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vietnam are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Destination points for flights from California to Vietnam

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Top 10 airlines flying from California to Vietnam

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Vietnam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$365
Average$606
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$379
Average$656
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$402
Average$756
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
XiamenAir
Cheapest$409
Average$570
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time49%
COVID-19 safety
Hong Kong Airlines
Cheapest$426
Average$675
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
Korean Air
Cheapest$512
Average$910
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$528
Average$1,027
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$540
Average$891
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Asiana Airlines
Cheapest$547
Average$831
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$550
Average$976
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from California to Vietnam

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