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Cheap Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles, CA, United States - SEA to LAX Last modified: May 31, 2016 7:51 PM

Popular flights from Seattle to Los Angeles Last modified: May 31, 2016 7:51 PM

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
Jun 30, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 $125
Jul 7, 2016 Jul 12, 2016 $125
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $125
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 $125
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $125
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 21, 2016 $107
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $115
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 22, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 $125
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 18, 2016 $125
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 13, 2016 $125
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 $125
Jul 14, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $125
Jul 14, 2016 Jul 18, 2016 $125

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Seattle to Los Angeles (SEA to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seattle to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $117.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Seattle to Los Angeles (SEA to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Seattle 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 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 Seattle to Los Angeles

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $160 $168
7-14 days $107 $134
14-21 days $117 $137
21-30 days $117 $135
30-60 days $117 $139
60-90 days $116 $139
90+ days $115 $179

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seattle to Los Angeles

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$117 $107 $116 $117 $117 $117 $127

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Seattle to Los Angeles

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Seattle Los Angeles Alaska 5/31/16 6/1/16 0 $435
June Seattle Los Angeles American 6/7/16 6/21/16 0 $107
July Seattle Los Angeles American 7/19/16 7/20/16 0 $117
August Seattle Los Angeles Spirit 8/24/16 8/26/16 0 $116
September Seattle Los Angeles Spirit 9/27/16 10/3/16 0 $115
October Seattle Los Angeles Spirit 10/15/16 10/25/16 0 $115
November Seattle Los Angeles Spirit 11/3/16 11/7/16 0 $117
December Seattle Los Angeles Spirit 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $117

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

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 Seattle to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$160
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$160 $131
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$131 $127
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$127 $122
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$122 $168
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$168

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles (SEA to LAX)

Your Seattle to Los Angeles 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 Seattle to Los Angeles is $164.

The average price for non-stop flights from Seattle to Los Angeles is $126.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Seattle to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:00 20:20
Alaska 14 13 14 14 14 12 14 05:00 21:55
Delta 10 13 13 12 16 9 10 06:10 20:05
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:30 21:40
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 10:57 18:25
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 07:05 17:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles (SEA to LAX)

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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Los Angeles is $58.

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Los Angeles is $124.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Portland to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United, Virgin America $111
Vancouver to Los Angeles Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $173
Bellingham to Los Angeles American, Alaska $232
Victoria to Los Angeles Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $209
Pasco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $232
Wenatchee to Los Angeles American, Alaska $254
Abbotsford to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $499
Yakima to Los Angeles American, Alaska $252
Comox to Los Angeles Pacific Coastal, Central Mountain, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $364
Nanaimo to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $316
Penticton to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $396
Seattle to Burbank American, Alaska, United $145
Seattle to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $125
Portland to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $137
Portland to Burbank American, Alaska, United $169
Vancouver to Long Beach American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $226
Seattle to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $127
Vancouver to Burbank American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $280
Seattle to Ontario American, Alaska, United $145
Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $111
Portland to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $134
Vancouver to Santa Ana Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $242
Seattle to San Diego American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $204
Bellingham to Long Beach American, Alaska $515
Portland to Ontario American, Alaska, United $169
Pasco to Burbank American, Alaska, United $236
Pasco to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $593
Victoria to Long Beach American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet Check Dates
Bellingham to Burbank American, Alaska $264
Victoria to Burbank American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $446

Airlines Flying from Seattle to Los Angeles (SEA to LAX) Number of flights searched: 176Last modified: May 31, 2016 7:51 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Seattle to Los Angeles 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 Seattle to Los Angeles.

Seattle to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
Alaska - X X X X X X X
Alaska PDX X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Frontier ORD X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
Spirit LAS X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United SFO X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America SFO X X X X X X X
Southwest OAK X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Seattle to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Seattle to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Seattle to Los Angeles flight time is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Seattle and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Seattle to Los Angeles is 954 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Seattle to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 244 direct flights from Seattle to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Seattle to Los Angeles?
Answer: Alaska Airlines provides 38% of the non-stop flights between Seattle and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seattle to Los Angeles?
Answer: Las Vegas, NV
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