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When to book flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
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Top tips for finding a cheap flight
The cheapest flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco was found, on average, 78 days before departure.
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be February, March and April. The cheapest month to fly is January.
FAQs for booking Los Angeles to San Francisco flights
How long does a flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco take?
The average direct flight takes 0h 00m, covering a distance of 544 km.
How many flights are there between Los Angeles and San Francisco?
There are 3,044 (direct) flights between Los Angeles and San Francisco per week, averaging 427 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco?
Which airlines fly most frequently between Los Angeles and San Francisco?
Air New Zealand (31 times daily), United Airlines (31 times daily), Alaska Airlines (28 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
Which airports will I be using when flying from Los Angeles to San Francisco?
When flying out of Los Angeles you will be using Los Angeles, often referred to as Los Angeles Airport. You will be landing at San Francisco, also known as San Francisco Airport.
How does KAYAK find such low flight prices?
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How can Hacker Fares save me money?
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets on different airlines when it can save you money over a traditional return ticket.
Does KAYAK query more flight providers than competitors?
Yes, KAYAK has access to more data and information than online travel agencies and consistently outperforms the competition in accuracy, globally.
How does KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy?
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