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San Francisco to Los Angeles Flights

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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 24 - Sat, Feb 28 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 24 - Sat, Feb 28 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 24 - Sat, Feb 28 $137
SFO LAX Tue, Feb 24 - Sat, Feb 28 $137
SFO LAX Fri, Feb 20 - Fri, Feb 27 $213
SFO LAX Sun, May 3 - Tue, May 5 $213
SFO LAX Thu, Mar 26 - Sun, Mar 29 $270
SFO LAX Wed, Jan 28 - Thu, Jan 29 $288
SFO LAX Fri, Jan 30 - Tue, Feb 24 $613
SFO LAX Tue, Jan 13 - Fri, Jan 16 $632

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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    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 Sat, Jan 17 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $141
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Return Mon, Jan 19 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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Leave Wed, Jan 21 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from San Francisco to Los Angeles

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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 Tue, Feb 10 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $137
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Leave Tue, Feb 17 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 21 San Francisco (SFO) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $145
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Return Mon, Mar 23 Los Angeles (LAX) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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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 31 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

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

    • 39 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 24m.
    • 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 416 (4:30 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) 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 (United Airlines flight 1159, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 1h 36m.
    • 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 Sun, Dec 28, 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
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
Delta Air Lines DL6425 SFO 8:00 AM LAX 9:35 AM E75 1hr 35min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA5594/UA6416 SFO 6:55 AM LAX 9:52 AM E75/EM2 2hr 57min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA5594/AA2583 SFO 6:55 AM LAX 10:00 AM E75/CRJ 3hr 5min
Alaska Airlines AS1852 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:30 AM 738 1hr 30min
Delta Air Lines DL6427 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:30 AM E75 1hr 30min
US Airways US338 SFO 9:00 AM LAX 10:30 AM 738 1hr 30min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA5594/UA6444 SFO 6:55 AM LAX 10:55 AM E75/EM2 4hr 0min