Cheap flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

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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
Best Price Found$80The best flight deal from Los Angeles to San Diego found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $80
Fastest flight time0h 50mThe fastest flight from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 0h 50m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Los Angeles to San Diego. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Los Angeles Airport - San Diego Airport.
Airports in San Diego2 airportsThere 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?

April

The cheapest time of year to fly to San Diego from Los Angeles is April. Most expensive is September

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

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Monday. The most expensive is typically Thursday

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

in the evening

Los Angeles to San Diego flights are approximately 34% more expensive at noon than in the evening

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

United Airlines

Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are the most popular carriers operating from Los Angeles to San Diego

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

Los Angeles - San Diego

Fly from Los Angeles to San Diego for the best Los Angeles - San Diego flight prices

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

42 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to San Diego is approximately 42 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Los Angeles to San Diego

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip 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
Multiple Airlines
Sep 30
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego
Oct 4
SAN6:39 amSan Diego
1h 00m
LAX7:39 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Oct 17
LAX7:17 amLos Angeles
5h 46m
1 stop
SAN1:03 pmSan Diego
Oct 24
SAN4:15 pmSan Diego
0h 56m
LAX5:11 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Oct 16
LAX7:17 amLos Angeles
5h 46m
1 stop
SAN1:03 pmSan Diego
Oct 18
SAN6:45 amSan Diego
1h 00m
LAX7:45 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Oct 30
LAX7:17 amLos Angeles
5h 46m
1 stop
SAN1:03 pmSan Diego
Oct 31
SAN2:18 amSan Diego
1h 00m
LAX3:18 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Nov 6
LAX7:17 amLos Angeles
5h 46m
1 stop
SAN1:03 pmSan Diego
Nov 6
SAN4:35 pmSan Diego
1h 03m
LAX5:38 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Oct 3
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego
Oct 6
SAN8:51 amSan Diego
4h 18m
1 stop
LAX1:09 pmLos 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 Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Sep 30
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Sep 30
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Oct 3
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego

Search last-minute flights to San Diego from Los Angeles

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Los Angeles to San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Sep 23
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
3h 04m
1 stop
SAN6:07 amSan Diego
Sep 28
SAN7:00 amSan Diego
5h 11m
1 stop
LAX12:11 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 23
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
4h 47m
1 stop
SAN7:50 amSan Diego
Sep 27
SAN8:40 amSan Diego
5h 03m
1 stop
LAX1:43 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 22
LAX4:05 amLos Angeles
5h 10m
1 stop
SAN9:15 amSan Diego
Sep 29
SAN6:05 amSan Diego
6h 03m
1 stop
LAX12:08 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 27
LAX8:44 amLos Angeles
8h 37m
1 stop
SAN5:21 pmSan Diego
Sep 29
SAN6:05 amSan Diego
6h 03m
1 stop
LAX12:08 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 23
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
4h 47m
1 stop
SAN7:50 amSan Diego
Sep 27
SAN1:43 pmSan Diego
21h 12m
2 stops
LAX10:55 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 25
LAX3:03 amLos Angeles
9h 50m
1 stop
SAN12:53 pmSan Diego
Sep 28
SAN6:20 pmSan Diego
17h 48m
1 stop
LAX12:08 pmLos Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Los Angeles to San Diego with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Alaska Airlines
PriceFrom $91
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.7

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.7

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

7.6

Food

Reviews

Great service

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $99
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Not because the flight is going to Africa we can’t get better service on board

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $99
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $99
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $158
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.1
6.3

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

6.8

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

❤️❤️❤️

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Los Angeles to San Diego offering flexible cancellation 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 airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines.

  • 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 $30, 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?

    There are 114.0 mi between Los Angeles and San Diego. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 0h 52m.


Can I fly to San Diego from Los Angeles right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Diego within the United States

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Diego.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Can I fly back to Los Angeles from San Diego?

Returning to Los Angeles from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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

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