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More About Flying To Chico from Los Angeles

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Chico

Origin Airport IATA Code QLA
Destination Airport IATA Code SMF
Distance 372 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, Air Canada, JAL, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, SA AVIANCA, Southwest Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, ANA, Korean Air, Air Tahiti Nui, Lufthansa, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:40AM UTC

Traveling from Los Angeles to Chico

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Airports in Chico

Visitors traveling by air to Chico, California, will arrive at the Chico Municipal Airport. Travelers can find cheap flights to Chico by searching Orbitz.com. United Airlines provides air service to the airport via San Francisco. The airport is located about four miles from downtown Chico.

Transportation in Chico

One of the easiest ways to travel from the airport is by taxi for the short distance into the downtown area. Local hotels may also provide shuttle services. For travelers who prefer the freedom of having their own vehicle, the option of renting a car is available. Travelers can search for deals on car rentals on Orbitz.com.

Weather Information in Chico

The weather in Chico and the surrounding area is typically Mediterranean in nature. During the summer, temperatures can often rise well above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters in Chico are usually mild and wet. The average temperature during the winter is about 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Most rainfall occurs in the month of January.

Destination Highlights in Chico

There are numerous sights and attractions to enjoy in Chico and the surrounding area. The Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park is a 26-room mansion that was the first in the entire state to be equipped with indoor plumbing. Bidwell Park offers swimming, hiking, biking, and other outdoor recreational activities. Other notable attractions include Colman Museum and the Honey Run Covered Bridge. Chico is also home to the National Yo-Yo Museum. To find air ticket deals and cheap flights to Chico, travelers can quickly and easily search Orbitz.com.

Flights from Los Angeles to Chico - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Chico now?

Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive info on travel restrictions and quarantine when catching a flight from Los Angeles to Chico.

Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Chico?

You betcha. As a matter of fact, there are 3 airlines that will take you directly from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF). Book a seat with one of these leading carriers:

  • Delta
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Chico?

Keep that movie marathon for another day, because the trip from John Wayne Airport to SMF can take as little as 2 hours and 8 minutes.

What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Chico most frequently?

Consider booking a flight with Delta (DL), which flies frequently along this route. This airline offers 126 flights each month between LAX and SMF. Also investigate the fares from American Airlines (AA). Offering 82 flights every month between Los Angeles and Chico, they'll make sure your journey is just as enjoyable as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Chico?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Chico have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Chico with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chico without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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