The cheapest times to fly from SJD to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SJD to LAX is early September. Prices can be as high as $976 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $220 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from San Jose del Cabo (SJD) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $255 to $470 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $251. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $514. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $264 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $316 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJD to LAX flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SJD to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SJD to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJD to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San José del Cabo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to San José del Cabo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $44 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $310. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SJD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SJD to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SJD to LAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: General Abelardo L. Rodriguez International Airport (TIJ) in Tijuana

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 43.51% less expensive than LAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See SJD to TIJ flights


Flight Hacking SJD to LAX

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SJD to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (SJD > GDL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $308
  • Average savings: $9 (2.69%)

See SJD to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SJD to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aereo Calafia, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, VivaAerobus, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Los Cabos International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 912 miles or 1468 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SJD to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJD to LAX flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between San Jose del Cabo and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from SJD to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SJD
Origination airport name Los Cabos International Airport
City San Jose del Cabo
Country Mexico
Latitude 23.2
Longitude -109.7

Return Airport

Destination code LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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