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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose, CR, Costa Rica - LAX to SJO Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:22 AM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:22 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $377
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 5, 2016 $425
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $425
Lacsa Lineas Aereas Costarricenses
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $415
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $529
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $503
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $459
Aug 10, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $459
Aug 10, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $459
Aug 16, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $459
Aug 16, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $459
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $405
Aug 27, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $405
Aug 27, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $405
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 5, 2016 $405
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 10, 2016 $405

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to San Jose (LAX to SJO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to San Jose, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $400.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to San Jose (LAX to SJO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Los Angeles to San Jose

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Los Angeles to San Jose should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $579 $426
7-14 days $382 $425
14-21 days $638 $435
21-30 days $598 $445
30-60 days $442 $465
60-90 days $382 $415
90+ days $377 $405

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to San Jose

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Los Angeles to San Jose.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$382 $416 $382 $415 $382 $402 $421

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to San Jose

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Los Angeles to San Jose.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Los Angeles San Jose American 5/29/16 6/4/16 1 $426
June Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 6/6/16 6/10/16 0 $382
July Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 7/23/16 8/1/16 0 $442
August Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 8/22/16 8/26/16 0 $382
September Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 9/24/16 10/8/16 0 $377
October Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 10/17/16 10/24/16 0 $377
November Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 11/2/16 11/11/16 0 $382
December Los Angeles San Jose Alaska 12/3/16 12/9/16 0 $382

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Los Angeles to San Jose

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Los Angeles to San Jose.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$770
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$770 $730
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$730
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$1,090
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$1,090 $566
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$566

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose (LAX to SJO)

Your Los Angeles to San Jose flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Los Angeles to San Jose is $454.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to San Jose is $382.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to San Jose
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 08:20 08:20
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:40 00:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose (LAX to SJO)

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 Los Angeles to San Jose. 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 Los Angeles to San Jose is $272.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to San Jose is $441.

Los Angeles to San Jose Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to San Jose?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to San Jose flight time is 5 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and San Jose?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to San Jose is 2721 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to San Jose?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Los Angeles to San Jose.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to San Jose?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and San Jose.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to San Jose?
Answer: Ft Lauderdale, FL

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to San Jose (LAX to SJO) Number of flights searched: 197Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:22 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles to San Jose with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Los Angeles to San Jose.

Los Angeles to San Jose
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
American TUS / DFW X X X X X X X
Air Canada YYZ X X
AeroMexico MEX X X X X X X X
AeroMexico GDL / MEX X X X X X X X
Alaska - X X X X
Avianca GUA X X X X X X X
JetBlue FLL X X X X X X X
Copa PTY X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Spirit IAH X X X X X X X
United IAH X X X X X X X
Southwest BWI X X X X X X X
Volaris GDL X X X X X X
Volaris MEX / CUN X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Los Angeles and San Jose, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $292
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $185
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $188
Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $139
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Spirit, United, Virgin America $71
Los Angeles to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $250
Los Angeles to Houston American, Alaska, Spirit, United $193
Los Angeles to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $204
Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $109
Los Angeles to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $165

Cheap International Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to Quepos American, Alaska, Avianca LACSA, United $569
Los Angeles to Liberia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Avianca LACSA, United $312
Los Angeles to Managua American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $350
Los Angeles to Panama City American, Alaska, JetBlue, Copa, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $451
Los Angeles to San Salvador American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Avianca TACA, United, Virgin America $332
Los Angeles to Guatemala City American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $508
Los Angeles to Mexico City Silver, Interjet, American, AeroMexico, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Aeromar, Virgin America, Volaris $259
Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, Malaysia, All Nippon, Singapore, United, Virgin America, Island Air $624

Cheap International Flights to San Jose - SJO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to San Jose Silver, American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Avianca LACSA, Spirit, United $430
Ontario to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $515
Santa Ana to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Avianca LACSA, Spirit, United $382
Tijuana to San Jose Interjet, AeroMexico, Avianca LACSA, VivaAerobus, Volaris $487
Long Beach to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Avianca LACSA, Spirit, United $644
Burbank to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Avianca LACSA, United $568
Palm Springs to San Jose American, Alaska, United $650
Santa Barbara to San Jose American, Alaska, United $670
Palomar to San JoseCheck Dates
San Luis Obispo to San Jose American, United $702
Bakersfield to San Jose American, United Check Dates
San Diego to Liberia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $400
Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose, CR, Costa Rica, from $377 Round trip from LAX to SJO