Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, United States

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San Diego to Los Angeles, California Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:27 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Los Angeles, California. Major Airlines & United frequently offer the best deals to Los Angeles, California flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Major Airlines
SANLAX
Sun 2/11
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sun 2/18
nonstop
$159
United
SANLAX
Fri 2/9
nonstop
LAXSAN
Fri 2/23
nonstop
$219
Multiple Airlines
SANLAX
Fri 2/2
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sat 2/3
nonstop
$537
American
SANLAX
Wed 2/21
1 stop
LAXSAN
Tue 2/27
1 stop
$680
Alaska
SANLAX
Tue 4/2
1 stop
LAXSAN
Thu 4/4
1 stop
$812

How Much is a Flight from San Diego to Los Angeles, California?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Diego to Los Angeles, California, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $165.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Diego to Los Angeles, California based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Los Angeles, California

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$159$159$159$188$164 $159

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Diego to Los Angeles, California. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$179
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$179 $229
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$229 $219
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$219 $687
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$687 $248
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$248

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is $666.

The average price for direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is $180.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California.

Weekly Direct Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 01:15 14:55
Major Airlines 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 01:15 14:45
United 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 01:15 12:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Diego to Los Angeles, California. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is $148.

The average price for round trip flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is $180.

San Diego to Los Angeles, California Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from San Diego to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: The average San Diego to Los Angeles, California flight time is 54 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles, California from San Diego?
Answer: The distance from San Diego to Los Angeles, California is 109 miles (175 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: There are 104 direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California.
Question: What are the most popular San Diego airlines for direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: American Airlines provides 40% of the non-stop flights between San Diego and Los Angeles, California.

San Diego to Los Angeles, California Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Diego and Los Angeles, California. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, California