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Fares from $39 One Way, $77 Round Trip from Sacramento to Los Angeles

Prices starting at $77 for return flights and $39 for one-way flights to Los Angeles were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Los Angeles from Sacramento

Route Information for Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAC
Destination Airport IATA CodeQLA
Distance372 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air Canada, China Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Aeromexico, SA AVIANCA, China Southern Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Korean Air, Lufthansa, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival2:45PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:15AM UTC

Fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles

A trip to bustling Los Angeles allows for a great change of pace when you’re coming from Sacramento. Los Angeles has something to do for everyone, whether you enjoy beaches and the waterfront, or exploring museums and film studios. When it comes to choosing flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles, Orbitz.com is the leader in price and selection.

Leaving Sacramento

Sacramento International Airport is located at 6900 Airport Boulevard in Sacramento, California, which is about a fifteen-minute ride from the center of downtown. That ride will cost you $56 by taxi, or you can drive your car to the airport and leave it in the economy parking lot for as little as $10 per day. Other parking options are located closer to the airport, and they range in cost from $12 to $17 per day. You can also pick up the Yolobus public bus to the airport from various stops in town for only $2, and private airport shuttle options are available. Once you arrive at the airport, you can enjoy a burger, a sub, coffee, or a full meal from one of the national fast-food chain branches or local restaurants in the departure lounge.

Arriving in Los Angeles

Los Angeles International Airport, often referred to as LAX, will be your first port-of-call in Los Angeles. You can rent a car from one of the eleven rental firms that operates at the airport, or you can take a yellow cab from the airport taxi stand to your destination in town. Most downtown destinations are covered by the $46.50 flat fare. Lower-cost options to downtown include the Fly Away shuttle for $7 to $10, and the C shuttle connects from the airport to the Metro Bus Station, from which public buses to destinations throughout the city are available. Los Angeles enjoys a hot, sunny climate throughout the year, with average highs of 84 °F in July and August and average lows of 46 °F in December and January. You have the highest chances of encountering rain from November to April. The Getty Museum is a must-see for art aficionados, and a walk along the Venice Canals is a must for anyone who wants to be inspired by scenic natural beauty. Santa Monica Bay offers plenty of beaches and sun, and Universal Studios offers tours of its movie production facilities.

Enjoy More of Los Angeles

Los Angeles is full of things to do, from sampling ethnic cuisine to shopping at some of the world’s most luxurious boutiques. Saving time and money by booking flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles along with your rental car and hotel room lets you get the most out of your Los Angeles vacation.

Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Direct services are offered by 4 airlines from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), so you could be booking the getaway of your dreams in a matter of minutes. Here are some sought-after carriers to check out:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • United Airlines
  • American Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

The trip from Sacramento to Los Angeles can be as fast as 1 hour and 25 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not organize a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

What airlines fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles most frequently?

Here are the carriers that offer the most frequent flights between Sacramento and Los Angeles. Discover which one fits your needs: Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 157 flights every month Delta Air Lines - (DL) with 130 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 57 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 57 flights every month

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

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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Los Angeles 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.