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The cheapest flights to San Diego Intl. found within the past 7 days were $69 round trip and $48 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for LAX to SAN

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FAQs about flights from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)

Can I catch a flight from Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.) right now?

Make sure you check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to discover if there are any current travel advice reports or quarantine requirements in effect in San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.) when flying from Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.).

Are there direct flights from Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to San Diego Airport?

The only thing standing between you and your next amazing adventure is just one flight. United Airlines is the only carrier that operates direct services between Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) and SAN, so it's wise to book well in advance.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to San Diego Airport?

With the flight from Los Angeles to San Diego taking around 7 hours and 18 minutes, there will be time to get a lot of things done in the air. Make good use of the trip by bringing that novel you always wanted to read, seeing what in-flight entertainment is on offer or catching up on some sleep. You'll probably even find you're able to squeeze in all three before landing.

What is the flight distance from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to SAN?

With 2,920 mi separating Los Angeles and San Diego, you'll have time to relax. Make use of the in-flight entertainment, do some puzzles or get some shut-eye.

What airlines fly from LAX to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)?

Many well-traveled wanderers choose to take to the skies with United Airlines (UA) from Los Angeles to San Diego. This highly rated airline not only offers as many as 95 flights every month, it also flies nonstop.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines or United Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Los Angeles Intl. to San Diego Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From Los Angeles Intl.
Traveling To San Diego Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 0 hours 52 mins
Earliest Departure Time 9:10AM PDT
Latest Departure Time 10:38PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price $69

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Los Angeles International Airport to San Diego International Airport

Distance:
109.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on LAX to SAN Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A320-100/200
United Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200

Discover our best flights from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN at the right price  

Airfares to San Diego SAN from Los Angeles LAX currently cost between $69 and $127. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN on Travelocity starting at $48. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to San Diego SAN from Los Angeles LAX quicker with direct flights. 

Get to San Diego faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to SAN from LAX to take around 0 hour(s) 52 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to SAN from LAX. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, December is usually the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles LAX to San Diego SAN. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to San Diego SAN from Los Angeles LAX 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to SAN from LAX have this option.  

 

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We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.