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Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to California. Current restrictions to California are based on United States travel restrictions.

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Cheapest flights to cities in California

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Useful information for your flight to California

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to California

What is the cheapest flight I can find to California?

For prices as low as $25/pp, you can find flights to California depending on where you are departing from. On average, flights to California cost $678/pp.

What is the best airport to fly into to visit Los Angeles?

Los Angeles is about 1,578% more popular to visit than any other city in California, according to momondo users. When visiting Los Angeles, it is recommended to fly into Los Angeles Airport, where you can typically get the cheapest prices and the most convenient travel options into the city.

What are the most popular landmarks in California?

Many visitors who travel to California find themselves making a stop at popular landmarks such as Disneyland Park, Universal Studios Hollywood, and Anaheim Convention Center.

I plan on visiting Disneyland Park. Which airport is the quickest drive?

Disneyland Park is closest to Santa Ana Airport. Those looking for an alternative airport option near Disneyland Park could try flying into Los Angeles Airport.

What is the weather like in California?

Temperatures in California can vary between 57.2 °F and 73.4 °F based on the time of year. Typically, the coldest month in California will be January, and the warmest month will be July. It is also worth noting that those looking to avoid rain and/or snow should consider traveling to California in July, August, and June, as that is when precipitation is least likely.


What are the current travel restrictions for California?

Currently, United States travel restrictions include travel to California. Entry restrictions

The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland and Brazil in the past 14 days. With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21); There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa; Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces; Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19); Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction; B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities; Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.

Entry requirements

Starting on January 26, all travelers (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have an evidence of having contracted and recovered from COVID-19 prior to boarding the plane. US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.

Quarantine requirements

Travelers returning to the US are advised to stay home as much as possible, avoid being around people and consider getting tested for COVID-19 after returning from travel and participated in higher risk activities.

All other info

Travelers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. For more information go to CDC website.

If you are planning to travel to California at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.


Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit California? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in California.
Los Angeles
California
STAPLES Center
Venice Beach
Los Angeles Convention Center
Hollywood Bowl
Dodger Stadium
San Francisco
California
Union Square
Fisherman's Wharf
Moscone Center
Alcatraz
AT&T Park
San Diego
California
Gaslamp Quarter
SeaWorld San Diego
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego Zoo
SDCCU Stadium
Sacramento
California
Arco Arena
Sacramento Zoo
Sacramento Convention Center
Memorial Auditorium
Crocker Art Museum
San Jose
California
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
SAP Center
Winchester Mystery House
Civic Auditorium
SAP Center at San Jose
Santa Ana
California
Bowers Museum
Jerome Park
Old Orange County Courthouse
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
Oakland
California
Oakland Coliseum
Oracle Arena
Jack London Square
Oakland Convention Center
Paramount Theatre
Ontario
California
Scandia Ontario
Ontario Museum of History and Art
Palm Springs
California
Palm Springs Convention Center
Palm Springs Air Museum
Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway
Plaza Theatre
Palm Springs Art Museum
Fresno
California
Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center
Selland Arena
Downing Planetarium
Fresno Fairgrounds
Chaffee Zoological Gardens
Long Beach
California
Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
RMS Queen Mary
Aquarium of the Pacific
Long Beach Cruise Terminal Dome
Walter Pyramid

Recent flights found to popular cities in California

Find flights to these popular cities in California from your nearest airport.

Flights to San Francisco

Search all flight deals to San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 23
LAX
1h 22m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 24
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$73
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 17
LAX
1h 22m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 24
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$75
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 14
LAX
1h 20m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 16
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$79
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Mar 18
LAX
1h 25m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Mar 25
SFO
1h 33m
LAX
$82
Frontier
Frontier
Feb 1
LAX
9h 18m
SFO
Frontier
Feb 4
SFO
13h 02m
LAX
$88
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 4
LAX
1h 22m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 4
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$89
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 27
LAX
1h 10m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 27
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$92
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Mar 18
LAX
1h 30m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Mar 25
SFO
1h 35m
LAX
$93
Frontier
Frontier
Feb 7
LAX
4h 07m
SFO
Frontier
Feb 8
SFO
5h 40m
LAX
$94
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
May 7
LAX
1h 30m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
May 9
SFO
1h 39m
LAX
$95
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 4
LAX
4h 07m
SFO
Alaska Airlines
Feb 4
SFO
1h 30m
LAX
$96
Delta
Delta
Feb 17
LAX
1h 25m
SFO
Delta
Feb 24
SFO
1h 37m
LAX
$97
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Mar 4
LAX
9h 31m
SAN
Spirit Airlines
Mar 8
SAN
15h 32m
LAX
$110
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Feb 19
LAX
9h 31m
SAN
Spirit Airlines
Feb 23
SAN
17h 47m
LAX
$114
Frontier
Frontier
Feb 18
LAX
12h 32m
SAN
Frontier
Feb 25
SAN
17h 02m
LAX
$120
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 18
LAX
8h 42m
SAN
Multiple Airlines
Feb 25
SAN
8h 40m
LAX
$121
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 5
LAX
4h 13m
SAN
Frontier
Feb 12
SAN
6h 09m
LAX
$123
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jan 27
LAX
26h 20m
SAN
Multiple Airlines
Feb 10
SAN
17h 11m
LAX
$124
Frontier
Frontier
Feb 9
LAX
9h 47m
SAN
Frontier
Feb 11
SAN
17h 02m
LAX
$126
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jan 29
LAX
11h 48m
SAN
Multiple Airlines
Feb 1
SAN
8h 09m
LAX
$127
Frontier
Frontier
Feb 5
LAX
22h 51m
SAN
Frontier
Feb 7
SAN
10h 13m
LAX
$128
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 25
LAX
7h 07m
SAN
Frontier
Mar 27
SAN
10h 30m
LAX
$130
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 18
LAX
7h 07m
SAN
Frontier
Feb 19
SAN
21h 51m
LAX
$131
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 19
LAX
9h 31m
SAN
Multiple Airlines
Feb 23
SAN
17h 58m
LAX
$132
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 14
LAX
5h 42m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 18
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$89
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 25
LAX
5h 42m
SJC
Delta
Mar 2
SJC
1h 27m
LAX
$93
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 11
LAX
5h 42m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Mar 4
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$94
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 23
LAX
1h 15m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 27
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$97
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 25
LAX
1h 15m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Mar 3
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$98
Delta
Delta
Feb 18
LAX
1h 19m
SJC
Delta
Feb 25
SJC
1h 22m
LAX
$99
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 2
LAX
1h 15m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 17
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$104
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Feb 3
LAX
1h 15m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 18
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$105
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 13
LAX
4h 24m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 16
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$107
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 13
LAX
4h 24m
SJC
Alaska Airlines
Feb 15
SJC
1h 20m
LAX
$108
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Feb 18
LAX
9h 36m
SJC
Multiple Airlines
Feb 21
SJC
24h 10m
LAX
$110
Delta
Delta
Feb 2
LAX
1h 21m
SJC
Delta
Feb 3
SJC
1h 27m
LAX
$111

Airports in California

There are many options when flying to California. Here you can see the price and the destinations in a map
Los Angeles Airport
9 mi from city center
San Francisco Airport
12 mi from city center
San Diego Airport
3 mi from city center
Sacramento Intl Airport
9 mi from city center
San Jose Airport
3 mi from city center
J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport
5 mi from city center
Oakland Airport
7 mi from city center
Ontario Airport
3 mi from city center
Airterminal Airport
5 mi from city center
Bob Hope Airport
3 mi from city center
Palm Springs Airport
2 mi from city center
Sonoma County Airport
7 mi from city center
Long Beach Municipal Airport
4 mi from city center
Santa Barbara Airport
8 mi from city center
Monterey Regional Airport
3 mi from city center
County Airport
3 mi from city center
Meadows Field Airport
5 mi from city center
Eureka Airport
7 mi from city center
Mammoth Lakes Airport
7 mi from city center
Redding Airport
7 mi from city center
Stockton Airport
5 mi from city center
Public Airport
4 mi from city center
Merced Municipal Airport
2 mi from city center
Imperial County Airport
1 mi from city center
McNamara Field Airport
2 mi from city center

Cheapest flight routes to California

These routes have the cheapest flights to California found by momondo users in United States
Departing Destination Best Price
Las Vegas Los Angeles $37
Oakland Santa Ana $38
Las Vegas Santa Ana $38
Dallas Los Angeles $38
Las Vegas Oakland $38
Chicago Los Angeles $38
Santa Ana Oakland $38
Las Vegas San Diego $42
Phoenix Santa Ana $46
Denver Los Angeles $49

Popular routes to California

Most frequently searched flights to California along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Chicago to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 14m
Cheapest price
$38
Dallas to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 01m
Cheapest price
$38
Denver to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 24m
Cheapest price
$49
Houston to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 18m
Cheapest price
$54
Chicago to San Diego Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 50m
Cheapest price
$62
Orlando to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 10m
Cheapest price
$65
Philadelphia to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 39m
Cheapest price
$71
Atlanta to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 38m
Cheapest price
$73
Dallas to San Diego Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 53m
Cheapest price
$75
Detroit to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 51m
Cheapest price
$77
Minneapolis to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 45m
Cheapest price
$81
San Francisco to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 18m
Cheapest price
$85
Los Angeles to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 22m
Cheapest price
$97
Boston to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 26m
Cheapest price
$100
Minneapolis to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 09m
Cheapest price
$106
Chicago to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 29m
Cheapest price
$115
Dallas to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 39m
Cheapest price
$123
New York to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 59m
Cheapest price
$149
Washington to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 39m
Cheapest price
$152
New York to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 07m
Cheapest price
$152
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