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San Francisco to Los Angeles flights

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Flight DurationFlights between San Francisco and Los Angeles take, on average, 1 hour and 40 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between San Francisco with Los Angeles found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport San Francisco Intl Airport is the departure airport operating flights between San Francisco and Los Angeles
Arriving AirportFlights departing San Francisco with Los Angeles as destination arrives at Los Angeles Intl Airport

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Departure Mon, 28 Jun Return Wed, 30 Jun
SFO San Francisco
LAX Los Angeles
return from £40
Departure Sat, 10 Jul Return Tue, 20 Jul
SFO San Francisco
LAX Los Angeles
return from £52
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.42 USD
British Pound Sterling US Dollar
1 USD = 0.71 GBP
Last checked on 15 June 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
42%

Trains in Los Angeles are 42% cheaper than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.13
Los Angeles
£1.24
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
0%

A meal in Los Angeles costs roughly the same as in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£14.17
Los Angeles
£14.17
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
19%

A taxi fare in Los Angeles is 19% cheaper than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.48
Los Angeles
£2.02
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
0%

A coffee in Los Angeles costs roughly the same as in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£3.33
Los Angeles
£3.32
San Francisco airports
  • ( San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ( Embarkader (EMB)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Oakland Intl (OAK)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
Los Angeles airports
  • ( Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Citicorp (JCX)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Van Nuys (VNY)
    How far from city centre: 18 miles
  • ( Whiteman (WHP)
    How far from city centre: 17 miles
K Distance: 347 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles

😷 Is it safe to travel from San Francisco to Los Angeles during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United States may apply when travelling from San Francisco. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles is 40£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Los Angeles expensive to visit compared to San Francisco?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Los Angeles costs an average of 2.08 GBP, 18% cheaper than San Francisco, with a fare of 2.55 GBP, while train tickets costs 42% less in Los Angeles: 1.28 GBP against 2.19 GBP in San Francisco. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 14.59 GBP in Los Angeles, 11% more than the 13.13 GBP in San Francisco. The price of the coffee is around the same price in Los Angeles and San Francisco, with an average of 3.47 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles are May, June and October, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
The best time of the year to go to Los Angeles when flying from San Francisco depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Los Angeles from San Francisco in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, February and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Francisco -  Los Angeles.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
The total flight time between San Francisco and Los Angeles is of around 01:40 hours on average, considering an average distance of 583 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Los Angeles compared to San Francisco?
While in San Francisco the temperatures can reach an average of 32.98 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Los Angeles's temperatures can go up to 36.22 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 1.09 ºC in Los Angeles, compared to the 2.36 ºC average degrees reported in San Francisco. During the winter period, San Francisco can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Los Angeles have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between San Francisco and Los Angeles?
The main airport route flying between San Francisco and Los Angeles is: San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • United Airlines.
  • Delta Air Lines.
  • Aeromexico.
Which are the airlines with flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
Airlines with direct flights departing from San Francisco to Los Angeles are:
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • Skywest Airlines.
  • American Airlines.
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