Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Selected fares from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO LAX Tue, Sep 15 - Sat, Sep 19 $109
SFO LAX Fri, Sep 25 - Wed, Oct 7 $131
SFO LAX Fri, Sep 25 - Wed, Oct 7 $131
SFO LAX Fri, Sep 25 - Wed, Oct 7 $135
SFO LAX Tue, Sep 1 - Wed, Sep 2 $145
SFO LAX Wed, May 20 - Wed, May 27 $164
SFO LAX Fri, May 29 - Fri, Jun 5 $231
SFO LAX Wed, May 6 - Fri, May 8 $562
SFO LAX Sat, Oct 3 - Tue, Oct 6 $606
SFO LAX Fri, May 29 - Fri, Jun 5 $5,944

San Francisco and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US

map of airports in San Francisco
  • 1

    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways
    Terminal 2 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, China Airlines, US Airways, Virgin America
    Terminal 3 United Airlines
    Terminal I Alaska Airlines
Back to menu Return to top

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US

map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 China Airlines, Virgin America
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 5 Delta Air Lines
    Terminal 7 United Airlines
    Terminal 8 United Airlines
Back to menu Return to top

  

Earn up to 5% on hotels and 1% on flights - It's free!

By clicking, I agree to the terms and conditions.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2
$145
3
$145
4 5 6
$145
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30

Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Los Angeles Airport Hotels

Hotel only $119

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport

3 stars
3.9 / 5 123 reviews

2500 North Hollywood Way Map

Rate includes breakfast

...Receive movie star treatment at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport.... Professionals and vacationers alike will appreciate meals at the Daily Grill in addition to our full-service business... More

Hotel only $139

Long Beach Marriott

3 stars
3.7 / 5 23 reviews

4700 Airport Plaza Drive Map

Rate includes breakfast

...Guests will delight in the unmatched airport convenience of this hotel near Long Beach, offering complimentary airport shuttle and free self-parking.... Treat yourself to the resort-like... More

Hotel only $129

Courtyard Long Beach Airport

3 stars
4.0 / 5 14 reviews

3841 N. Lakewood Boulevard Map

Rate Includes Breakfast

The NEW Courtyard Long Beach Airport at Douglas Park features the latest in state-of-the-art hotel design and amenities.... More

Hotel only $89

Quality Inn Burbank Airport

2 stars
2.6 / 5 41 reviews

2255 N. Buena Vista St. Map

The Quality Inn hotel is conveniently located just minutes from the Burbank Airport, NBC, Universal Studios, Walt Disney, Warner Brothers, and ABC Studios.... More

Hotel only $99

The Concourse Hotel at LAX-a Hyatt affiliated hotel

4 stars
3.5 / 5 325 reviews

6225 West Century Boulevard Map

Rate Includes Complimentary Wi-Fi

...Long Beach Airport (18 mi/28 km) Attractions Santa Monica Beach and Third Street Promenade (8 mi/13 km).... Less than one mile from the Los Angeles International Airport, The Concourse Hotel... More

June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 4 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $149
Earn $1.49
Return Sat, Jun 6 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jun 3 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Tue, Jun 9 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jun 3 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Wed, Jun 10 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines
Back to menu Return to top

July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jul 3 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $153
Earn $1.53
Return Sat, Jul 4 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 7 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $149
Earn $1.49
Return Sat, Oct 17 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in July from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jul 15 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $153
Earn $1.53
Return Wed, Jul 22 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines
Back to menu Return to top

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 29 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $149
Earn $1.49
Return Mon, Aug 31 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 29 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $145
Earn $1.45
Return Wed, Sep 2 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in August from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 11 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $153
Earn $1.53
Return Tue, Aug 18 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines
Back to menu Return to top

From San Francisco to Los Angeles

Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles are a quick and convenient travel option for business and leisure travelers. Situated in Southern California, the city of Los Angeles boasts easy access to the Pacific Ocean, a range of entertainment choices, and world-famous shopping. Orbitz.com makes it easy to find budget flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles.

San Francisco, California

The primary airport serving the city of San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport. The airport is located about 13 miles from the downtown area. American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, and Virgin America offer flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Three bus lines from the San Mateo Transit agency serve the airport. The cost for a 1-day pass on the SamTrans is $6 for adults. Express service is available to the airport on Route KX. Taxi services are also readily available throughout San Francisco. Long-term parking is available at San Francisco International at a rate of $18 per day. Several dining options are available at the airport for travelers prior to their departing flights, including bakeries, cafes, sit-down restaurants, sandwich shops, fast-food places, bistros, and coffee shops.

Los Angeles, California

Sometimes referred to as the City of Angeles, or simply L.A., the city of Los Angeles is located in Southern California and is comprised of several districts, including many well-known neighborhoods, such as West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. Los Angeles offers a wealth of cultural attractions, professional sports, concerts, and performances.

Experiencing Los Angeles

The primary gateway airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International Airport, or LAX. The airport is located about 16 miles from the downtown area. Arriving travelers may wish to take the LAX FlyAway shuttle. The shuttle operates travels to Irvine Station, Van Nuys, Westwood and Union Station. A one-way fare is $7. There is also a free shuttle bus that operates from the airport to the Metro Green Line located at Aviation Station. Taxi service is also available and will cost about $45 to the downtown area, taking about 30 minutes, depending on traffic.

Los Angeles has a subtropical-mediterranean climate. Temperatures are typically warm throughout the year. In January, travelers can expect daytime temperatures to range from 59 to 74 degrees Fahrenheit. August is the warmest month of the year, with daytime temperatures ranging from 79 to 90 degrees Fahrenheit. The average daily temperature during the spring and fall is about 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Travelers should plan to bring sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses.

Visitors will discover a wide range of cultural attractions, beaches, parks, museums, and art galleries to enjoy in Los Angeles.

Enjoying It All in Los Angeles

Orbitz.com makes it easy for travelers to enjoy the many cultural attractions, world-famous shopping, first-class dining, and concerts in Los Angeles. The travel planner tool on Orbitz.com makes it easy to book flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles, rental cars, hotel accommodations, and attraction discounts.

Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

    • 64 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 27m.
    • American Airlines flight 5732 (6:00 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 900) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles.
    • United Airlines flight 6290 (10:32 PM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles (China Airlines flight 9656, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 15m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 6449, Embraer 175) takes 1h 46m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles on Wed, May 6, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines AA5732 SFO 6:00 AM LAX 7:25 AM CR9 1hr 25min
Alaska Airlines AS4492 SFO 6:00 AM LAX 7:25 AM CR9 1hr 25min
US Airways US5732 SFO 6:00 AM LAX 7:25 AM CR9 1hr 25min
American Airlines AA1232 SFO 7:15 AM LAX 8:47 AM 738 1hr 32min
Alaska Airlines AS1130 SFO 7:15 AM LAX 8:47 AM 738 1hr 32min
US Airways US1232 SFO 7:15 AM LAX 8:47 AM 738 1hr 32min
Delta Air Lines DL6425 SFO 8:00 AM LAX 9:30 AM E75 1hr 30min
Delta Air Lines DL6427 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:30 AM E75 1hr 30min
Alaska Airlines AS1852 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:34 AM 738 1hr 34min
US Airways US338 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:34 AM 738 1hr 34min
Delta Air Lines DL6429 SFO 10:00 AM LAX 11:30 AM E75 1hr 30min
Delta Air Lines DL6431 SFO 11:00 AM LAX 12:30 PM E75 1hr 30min
Alaska Airlines AS1873 SFO 12:45 PM LAX 2:12 PM 738 1hr 27min