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San Francisco to Los Angeles Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 3 - Tue, Feb 10 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 3 - Tue, Feb 10 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 3 - Tue, Feb 10 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 3 - Tue, Feb 10 $137
SFO LAX Sat, Apr 25 - Mon, Apr 27 $213
SFO LAX Sat, Apr 25 - Mon, Apr 27 $213
SFO LAX Mon, Jan 12 - Tue, Jan 13 $283
SFO LAX Thu, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 29 $584
SFO LAX Fri, Feb 6 - Fri, Mar 6 $622

San Francisco and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
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    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 US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
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  • 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 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 8 US Airways, United Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 30 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $141
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Return Sat, Jan 31 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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Leave Sat, Jan 31 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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Return Sat, Feb 7 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 28 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $141
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Return Sun, Mar 1 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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Leave Sat, Feb 14 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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Leave Tue, Feb 3 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from San Francisco to Los Angeles

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Leave Sat, Mar 28 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Virgin America $145
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Return Sun, Mar 29 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America

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Leave Tue, Mar 3 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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Leave Tue, Mar 17 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $145
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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

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Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

    • 49 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 25m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 6421 (12:00 AM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles.
    • United Airlines flight 390 (4:49 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles (Virgin America flight 928, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 15m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 6425, Embraer 175) takes 1h 35m.
    • 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 Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines DL6421 SFO 6:00 AM LAX 7:30 AM E75 1hr 30min
American Airlines AA5401 SFO 6:24 AM LAX 7:50 AM CR9 1hr 26min
Alaska Airlines AS4492 SFO 6:24 AM LAX 7:50 AM CR9 1hr 26min
US Airways US5401 SFO 6:24 AM LAX 7:50 AM CR9 1hr 26min
Virgin America VX922 SFO 6:45 AM LAX 8:05 AM 320 1hr 20min
Alaska Airlines AS1130 SFO 7:30 AM LAX 8:55 AM 738 1hr 25min
US Airways US76 SFO 7:30 AM LAX 8:55 AM 738 1hr 25min
Virgin America VX1930 SFO 8:00 AM LAX 9:20 AM 320 1hr 20min
Delta Air Lines DL6425 SFO 8:00 AM LAX 9:35 AM E75 1hr 35min
United Airlines/Alaska Airlines UA5186/AS4090 SFO 6:30 AM LAX 10:00 AM CRJ/CRJ 3hr 30min
United Airlines/US Airways UA5186/US2583 SFO 6:30 AM LAX 10:00 AM CRJ/CRJ 3hr 30min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA5186/AA2583 SFO 6:30 AM LAX 10:00 AM CRJ/CRJ 3hr 30min
United Airlines UA479 SFO 8:50 AM LAX 10:18 AM 319 1hr 28min