Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
The majority of passengers on the route San Francisco – Los Angeles prefer to fly with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
49 %
United Airlines
31 %
8 %
Tip: book 7 weeks before departure
If booked 7 weeks before travel, flights cost only $87.00.
50 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Wednesday
Flight prices fluctuate throughout the week. Flights are 14 % cheaper on Wednesday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are $347.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 41min
07h 40min
27h 22min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Non-stop flights are especially popular on this route. 99 % of travelers will book a direct flight.
Direct flights
01h 41min, from $73
99 %
1 stopover Calgary International Airport-Banff
07h 40min, from $420
1 %
2 stopovers Calgary International Airport-Banff Vancouver International Airport, BC
27h 22min, from $422
0 %

Flight information: San Francisco - Los Angeles

Roundtrip from $73.46
Flight duration min. 01:25 / max. 10:45
Return flight duration min. 01:25/ max. 11:00
Distance 544 km
Flights per week 401
Departure airport San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO)
Arrival airport Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
Destination country United States