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More About Flying To La Paz from San Francisco

Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to La Paz

Origin Airport IATA Code SJC
Destination Airport IATA Code SJD
Distance 1249 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Qantas, United Airlines, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 10:07PM UTC

Traveling from San Francisco to La Paz

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

El Alto International Airport

When travelers visit La Paz, Bolivia, they land at El Alto International Airport. This airport is located eight miles southwest of La Paz. Aerocon, Amaszonas, Avianca, and other airlines serve this area, and flights to La Paz travel from several locations in South America and are available through Orbitz.com.

Transportation from El Alto

A bus runs from the main La Paz bus terminal to and from the main terminal at Plaza Antofagasta. The airport also supports taxis. If you prefer to have a rental car, El Alto has rental car kiosks available. Orbitz.com works with Hertz and other companies to provide you with cheap deals on rentals.

Weather in La Paz

In La Paz, the seasons are reversed because it is south of the equator. Because of its proximity to the equator, there are few variations in temperature. Summertime highs reach 60°F, and wintertime lows reach 25°F. The city is located at a high altitude, which explains the cooler temperatures. Consult your physician before traveling to high altitudes, and take plenty of cool-weather clothing.

What to Do

La Paz is one of the most scenic locations in South America because of its location in the Andes Mountains. If you're daring, you can perform gravity-assisted mountain biking, which involves coasting down steep trails. History buffs can visit preconquistador museums. People interested in the occult can visit the Witches' Market, a portion of the square devoted to selling materials for Aymara religious rituals. Getting tickets for flights to La Paz can is the first step to a dream vacation in South America.

Flights from San Francisco to La Paz - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from San Francisco to La Paz now?

Go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from San Francisco to La Paz.

Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to La Paz?

Yes, there are two airlines that offer nonstop flights from SFO to SJD. Hunt for a great deal and reserve your favorite seat with United Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to La Paz?

Jetting from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur Airport (SJD-Los Cabos Intl.) will take a minimum of 3 hours and 43 minutes. Indulge in a wine and get stuck into that book — this is your chance to take some time out.

What airlines fly from San Francisco to La Paz most frequently?

Consider booking a flight with United Airlines (UA), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 56 flights each month between SFO and Los Cabos Airport. If you want to broaden your options, take a look at the ticket prices with Alaska Airlines (AS), which offers 30 flights from San Francisco to La Paz every month.

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

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 La Paz 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 La Paz with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to La Paz 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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