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Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:40 AM

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San Jose to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:40 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Jose to Los Angeles. American & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on San Jose to Los Angeles flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SJCLAX
Wed 11/16
nonstop
LAXSJC
Wed 11/16
nonstop
$116
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American
SJCLAX
Sat 12/3
nonstop
LAXSJC
Tue 12/6
nonstop
$116
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Alaska
SJCLAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXSJC
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$117
Select
Alaska
SJCLAX
Thu 10/27
nonstop
LAXSJC
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$117
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Alaska
SJCLAX
Thu 10/27
nonstop
LAXSJC
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$117
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Alaska
SJCLAX
Sat 10/29
nonstop
LAXSJC
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$117
Select
Alaska
SJCLAX
Mon 10/31
nonstop
LAXSJC
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$117
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How Much is a Flight from San Jose to Los Angeles?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Jose to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $120.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Jose to Los Angeles 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.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Jose to Los Angeles?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Jose to Los Angeles.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $292 $363
7-14 days $117 $140
14-21 days $117 $140
21-30 days $117 $140
30-60 days $116 $135
60-90 days $116 $135
90+ days $116 $135

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Jose to Los Angeles

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Jose to Los Angeles is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$117 $117 $116 $117 $127 $116 $127

Compare Flight Prices from San Jose to Los Angeles by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Jose to Los Angeles flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Jose Los Angeles American 9/29/16 9/30/16 0 $447
October San Jose Los Angeles American 10/12/16 10/13/16 0 $117
November San Jose Los Angeles American 11/16/16 11/16/16 0 $116
December San Jose Los Angeles American 12/3/16 12/6/16 0 $116
January San Jose Los Angeles American 1/7/17 1/9/17 0 $117
February San Jose Los Angeles American 2/8/17 2/15/17 0 $116
March San Jose Los Angeles American 3/3/17 3/7/17 0 $171
April San Jose Los Angeles American 4/15/17 4/20/17 0 $186

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$293
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$293 $117
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$117 $117
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$117 $117
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$117 $117
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$117

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

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 Jose to Los Angeles is $152.

The average price for direct flights from San Jose to Los Angeles is $116.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 06:32 21:35
Delta 8 6 6 8 8 4 8 06:06 20:58
Southwest 11 11 11 11 11 6 10 06:30 20:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles

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 Jose to Los Angeles. 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 Jose to Los Angeles is $85.

The average price for round trip flights from San Jose to Los Angeles is $116.

San Jose to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Jose to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average San Jose to Los Angeles flight time is an hour and 23 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles from San Jose?
Answer: The distance from San Jose to Los Angeles is 307 miles (494 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Jose to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 159 direct flights from San Jose to Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular San Jose airlines for direct flights from San Jose to Los Angeles?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 44% of the non-stop flights between San Jose and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Jose to Los Angeles?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines in San Jose flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:40 AMNumber of routes searched: 167Number of itineraries searched: 470,592

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Jose to Los Angeles? We've gathered the average price of San Jose airlines with flights to Los Angeles. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Jose to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Alaska SAN
Delta LAS
Alaska RNO
American -
Hawaiian HNL
Hawaiian OGG
American DFW
Boutique MCE
American PDX
American ORD
Alaska EUG
United FAT
United MRY
United SBP
United IAH
American PHX
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
United BOI

San Jose to Los Angeles Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Jose and Los Angeles. 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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