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Flight information for Los Angeles to San Diego
(LAX to SAN)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Los Angeles to San Diego

Fastest flight time

0h 50m

Direct flights

None

Airports in San Diego

2 airports
The fastest flight from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 0h 50m
There are no direct flights from Los Angeles to San Diego. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Los Angeles Airport - San Diego Airport.
There are 2 airports near San Diego: San Diego (SAN), San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Los Angeles to San Diego

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to San Diego?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to San Diego from Los Angeles is February. The most expensive is June.

What is the cheapest day to depart Los Angeles for San Diego?

Sunday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Sunday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to San Diego?

in the afternoon

Los Angeles to San Diego flights are approximately 0% more expensive in the afternoon than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to San Diego from Los Angeles?

American Airlines

American Airlines is the most popular carrier operating from Los Angeles to San Diego

What is the cheapest Los Angeles to San Diego flight route?

Los Angeles - San Diego

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How far in advance should you book Los Angeles to San Diego flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to San Diego is approximately 60 days to departure

If you are looking to fly from Los Angeles to San Diego, you are most likely going to fly from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near San Diego Airport to land at when travelling from Los Angeles and Palm Springs Airport, located in Palm Springs is a great option. In August, $256 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Los Angeles to San Diego which you can find when you fly LAX — SAN.

Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to San Diego Airport (SAN)$256
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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palm Springs Airport (PSP)$668
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Easily compare return flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Los Angeles to San Diego by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
23 Aug.
LAX13:45Los Angeles
4h 27m
1 stop
SAN18:12San Diego
26 Aug.
SAN05:25San Diego
5h 15m
1 stop
LAX10:40Los Angeles
United Airlines
8 Sep.
LAX16:00Los Angeles
4h 11m
1 stop
SAN20:11San Diego
15 Sep.
SAN02:30San Diego
1h 04m
LAX03:34Los Angeles
Delta
6 Dec.
LAX09:15Los Angeles
0h 58m
SAN10:13San Diego
10 Dec.
SAN05:14San Diego
1h 06m
LAX06:20Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
20 Sep.
LAX06:03Los Angeles
3h 58m
1 stop
SAN10:01San Diego
27 Sep.
SAN05:00San Diego
6h 23m
1 stop
LAX11:23Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
21 Sep.
LAX16:20Los Angeles
11h 46m
1 stop
SAN04:06San Diego
28 Sep.
SAN05:00San Diego
6h 23m
1 stop
LAX11:23Los Angeles
United Airlines
8 Sep.
LAX16:00Los Angeles
4h 11m
1 stop
SAN20:11San Diego
10 Sep.
SAN09:27San Diego
7h 08m
1 stop
LAX16:35Los Angeles

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

If you're looking for one-way flights from Los Angeles to San Diego, view some of our deals below provided by Delta and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
28 Sep.
LAX07:00Los Angeles
11h 05m
1 stop
SAN18:05San Diego
Spirit Airlines
12 Oct.
LAX08:06Los Angeles
10h 03m
1 stop
SAN18:09San Diego
Multiple Airlines
12 Oct.
LAX06:35Los Angeles
7h 43m
2 stops
SAN14:18San Diego

Search last-minute flights to San Diego from Los Angeles

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Los Angeles to San Diego
Spirit Airlines
18 Aug.
LAX08:05Los Angeles
10h 07m
1 stop
SAN18:12San Diego
21 Aug.
SAN16:10San Diego
11h 55m
1 stop
LAX04:05Los Angeles
Delta
18 Aug.
LAX09:55Los Angeles
0h 50m
SAN10:45San Diego
23 Aug.
SAN11:30San Diego
0h 44m
LAX12:14Los Angeles
United Airlines
18 Aug.
LAX02:00Los Angeles
6h 34m
1 stop
SAN08:34San Diego
23 Aug.
SAN02:15San Diego
8h 55m
2 stops
LAX11:10Los Angeles
Delta
20 Aug.
LAX09:55Los Angeles
0h 50m
SAN10:45San Diego
22 Aug.
SAN11:30San Diego
0h 44m
LAX12:14Los Angeles
United Airlines
18 Aug.
LAX18:37Los Angeles
0h 56m
SAN19:33San Diego
23 Aug.
SAN14:52San Diego
5h 22m
1 stop
LAX20:14Los Angeles
United Airlines
22 Aug.
LAX04:15Los Angeles
6h 20m
1 stop
SAN10:35San Diego
24 Aug.
SAN02:15San Diego
8h 55m
2 stops
LAX11:10Los Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
American AirlinesPriceFrom $139Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Los Angeles to San Diego flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
23 Aug.
LAX13:45Los Angeles
4h 27m
1 stop
SAN18:12San Diego
26 Aug.
SAN05:25San Diego
5h 15m
1 stop
LAX10:40Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
20 Sep.
LAX06:03Los Angeles
3h 58m
1 stop
SAN10:01San Diego
27 Sep.
SAN05:00San Diego
6h 23m
1 stop
LAX11:23Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
21 Sep.
LAX16:20Los Angeles
11h 46m
1 stop
SAN04:06San Diego
28 Sep.
SAN05:00San Diego
6h 23m
1 stop
LAX11:23Los Angeles

Delta flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

Our best Delta deals on Los Angeles to San Diego flight tickets
Delta
6 Dec.
LAX09:15Los Angeles
0h 58m
SAN10:13San Diego
10 Dec.
SAN05:14San Diego
1h 06m
LAX06:20Los Angeles
Delta
8 Sep.
LAX17:10Los Angeles
0h 59m
SAN18:09San Diego
10 Sep.
SAN02:15San Diego
1h 05m
LAX03:20Los Angeles
Delta
27 Aug.
LAX17:10Los Angeles
0h 51m
SAN18:01San Diego
1 Sep.
SAN02:15San Diego
0h 55m
LAX03:10Los Angeles

Choose the best way to get from Los Angeles to San Diego


  • Are airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Los Angeles to San Diego are responding to the global pandemic. The following airline may have a flexible change policy to help accommodate travellers: American Airlines.

  • Is flying the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to San Diego?

    Based on just travel duration our users have found a flight from Los Angeles to San Diego to be the fastest option to their destination at just 0h 51m. If travel time is less of a concern you may want to look into booking some alternative forms of transportation like a train from Los Angeles to San Diego or a bus from Los Angeles to San Diego.

  • Is flying the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Diego?

    Taking a bus to your destination is the cheapest option we’ve found in the past few days. The cheapest price we’ve found for this option is $34, making it less expensive than a flight from Los Angeles to San Diego and cheaper than a train from Los Angeles to San Diego.

  • How far is Los Angeles to San Diego by plane?

    The distance between Los Angeles and San Diego is about 183.4 km. Typically, this will take 0h 51m by plane in normal conditions.

  • What is the carbon footprint of flying from Los Angeles to San Diego?

    The carbon footprint of flying from Los Angeles to San Diego is 95kg, on average. You can sort momondo flight search results by CO2. In comparison, the carbon footprint to travel by train for this trip is 12kg. Emissions for travelling this route by bus are generally around 8kg.



Alternative routes for Los Angeles to San Diego

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
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Fastest flight time1h 21m
Cheapest price$248
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Fastest flight time1h 16m
Cheapest price$380
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Cheapest price$158

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