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Low season

AugustBest time to beat the crowds with an average 5% drop in price.

High season

NovemberMost popular time to fly with an average 17% increase in price.

Average price round-trip

$216(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal round-trip

$108or less

Good deal one-way

$68or less

Top tips for finding cheap flights to California

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found tickets from San Francisco to California for the following prices or less: to Los Angeles $68 one-way - $108 round-trip, to San Diego $69 one-way - $128 round-trip
  • Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November and December. The cheapest month to fly to California is August.
  • Morning departure is around 12% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top 5 airlines serving San Francisco to California

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.3
Alaska Airlines
Overall score based on 29,354 reviews
8.5
Boarding
8.3
Comfort
8.8
Crew
7.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
Airline reviews

Pros: "The flight"
Cons: "Social distancing. Caught covid on the plane back"

Cons: "Waiting on one way too long. More than 1hr"

Cons: "No internet no monitors staff was rude about checking me in to next fought. No room for carry Ons and I sat in back by time they came with drinks all food was gone"

Pros: "Wish there were blankets available"

Cons: "No screen on the seats."

Pros: "The crew was great, the plane was clean and updated, the in-flight entertainment was good."
Cons: "On both of my Alaska Airlines flights we took off later than scheduled, by over 15 minutes. It could have been due to the congestion at LAX. And the seats were comfortable if not a little cramped. I also wish we would have been offered adult beverages on my late flight into SFO -- helps for sleep."

Pros: "Crew try to be polite."
Cons: "Need to be on time."

Pros: "Fist class was comfortable"
Cons: "Flight attendant checking for service more than once"

Pros: "crew was nice"
Cons: "disorganized boarding led to delays. Landed and sat on the tarmac in the most jet fuel emitting area of the airport and breathed it in for 40 minutes before getting to the gate. Just disorganized in general with take off/landing planning."

Pros: "Accommodating crew, good food,"
Cons: "television monitor was not syncing with the static I was hearing."

Cons: "Crew could be nicer."

Cons: "Seats are not very comfortable. My fly was over night and I can’t sleep at all."

Pros: "The fact that movies were available in a domestic flight and the variety of movies."

Cons: "Luggage space issue could have been handled prior to flight not on a volunteer basis."

Cons: "No snacks :("

Pros: "Boarding was fairly efficient and the crew was courteous."
Cons: "There was no entertainment or any power plugs for phones. The plane was small and couldn't accommodate a lot of carry-on luggage. I voluntarily checked my bag to make things easier and my bag arrived on the wrong carousel. It sort of felt like I was being punished for doing the right thing."

Pros: "Delayed."
Cons: "Not being delayed"

Cons: "Seat assignments. Friendlier boarding. On time operation."

Cons: "9:30 am flight was cancelled and I was given a 1:30 pm flight instead. Coming home the flight was delayed because while the plane and flight crew were there the Captain was not. It sounded like he was flying in from somewhere else."

Pros: "Yes crew was amazing"
Cons: "Best domestic USA airline"

Pros: "No problems"
Cons: "I miss Virgin America"

Pros: "Seat didn’t work in First Class.."
Cons: "The flight was delayed and they barely communicated so people were lined up for a long time... just let people know what is going on!! I miss Virgin America !!"

Cons: "delayed leaving, delayed arriving, sat on tarmac on both ends..."

Pros: "the crew was trying their best and adapt to the situation, and accommodate their passengers."
Cons: "the 4 hour boarding delay"

Pros: "Seats were decently comfy. Good entertainment selection."
Cons: "Delayed almost 2 hours"

Pros: "Friendly"
Cons: "Delayed flight"

Pros: "Comfort of flight. Amazing crew. New clean plane. Great entertainment."
Cons: "We were 45min delayed for a 60min flight :("

Pros: "Friendly staff"
Cons: "-Delayed departure (almost 2 hrs). -Gate change with missing flight info at the new gate screen until the last minute. Lots of confused passengers asking if the gate was correct due to the flight leaving late."

Cons: "Alaska airlines were ridiculously late...by 2.5 hours, gave us no reason why, added too many people to delayed flight so much so we had to sit with our carry ons on our lap! ..and then sit on tarmac for quite some time! I used to like Alaska..I am very very disappointed in them! Would be nice if we could get compensation some how..otherwise, dont think I will use them again! very very disorganized flight!"

Cons: "Check in process wouldn't work on my iPhone and didn't print my TSA pre check mark so had to get it at the front. Board at the front did the display what group number they were boarding. had to put my bag like 10 rows back behind my seat which made getting off a bummer."

Pros: "Que aparte de la bebida sirvan un sanduche o algo para comer"

Pros: "The plane was nice"
Cons: "2 hours late! The audio with the entertainment did not work"

Cons: "Paid for and reserved a premium seat 6 weeks before flight but got reassigned to a non-premium seat upon check-in. I had to call customer care for a refund of the premium upgrade. No more live TV unlike the old Virgin America."

Pros: "I like the idea of allowing pre-boating for families with small children or elderly parents to some extent"
Cons: "I did not like that the airline allowed more than 1-2 people to accompany 1 small child when pre-boarding. I happened to be able to go in with the general boarding but was one of those who was first in line within this group. My seat which was 5C already had no overheard room!!! It appears that 1 child was accompanied by 4 adults when they pre-boarded and in addition to their carry-ons, they put their foldable stroller, backpacks and totes in the overhead bin!! The airline announced a request for people to leave the overhead bin spaces for bigger carryons but does not enforce it. Flight attendants should not feel uncomfortable actually asking to whom the backpack or tote belong to and tell passengers to put those under their seats. Somehow, passengers need to be educated on proper etiquette. Also, pre-boarding should only allow 1-2 people to accompany a child or an elderly person. Pre-boarding should not be taken advantage of by all adults traveling with those needing it."

Cons: "We took off over an hour late!"

Cons: "My luggage did not arrive. We were asked to volunteer to check any carryons we did not need to take into the cabin. I volunteered and my luggage did not arrive. I had thousands of dollars worth of items. Submitted a claim."

Pros: "Fast!"

Cons: "Flight was delayed 45 minutes. Crew members didn’t pass out crackers. She only passed out to those who asked. Ofcoarse I didn’t get mine because I don’t fly often, and I didn’t know you were suppose to ask. Crew should’ve provide extra good service for the delayed flights."

Cons: "The flight boarded on time but sat at gate for over 1/2 hr, before taking off, then arrived at LAX and waited another 15 or so minutes to dock at gate. Several people with a connection were very upset and it was an unpleasant experience. Also while up in the air, it took over an hour for seatbelt sign to go offf making it hard to wait for bathroom."

Cons: "They cancelled my 5:30 pm flight and text me that they put me on a 6a.m. flight the next morning without offering me a hotel or anything. I had to make new arrangements myself and the only option was to fly out earlier in the day and lose a day of sightseeing and time with family that I made the trip for in the first place. I had to race to the airport to get there in time. It ruined our trip."

Pros: "Everything was what I expected I Love that I have so much space on my lane"
Cons: "I have no complaints loved it all"

Pros: "Take off and landing perfect"

Pros: "The crew"
Cons: "Sat on the tarmac forever...extremely delayed"

Pros: "None"
Cons: "Plan delayed for 40mins and change gates."

Cons: "In the SF airport, your crew accepted me to pay for $25 for putting my suitcase into the plane. But then, she mentioned that the flight was delayed and there was no way that I can made my connection from LA to Indianaplis. So I was given a boarding pass with my suitcase ($25 paid) only to LA. The front desk asked me to try other ways when I arrived LA to see what can be done. When I entered into the gate, your CS changed my flight to UA after I have presented my case. However, I had to pull the suitcase out from Alaska, paid another $25 to United and started the trip all over again. All the while, your crews expected me (an alien from Asia) that I should have known every thing get it through, or to claim my suitcase charges. I am really disappointed for the lack of understanding. To you, it may be something happened so common everyday. To me, I was totally lost to handle this."

Pros: "Entertainment"
Cons: "Food/ beverage service was bad."

Pros: "Comfortable seating and fast boarding."
Cons: "It take the plane a really long time to get to the gate. I understand flight sometimes get delay but we landed at 8:04 and didn’t get to the gate/existing until 8:40. I wish the flight crew kinda inform us that we might get to the gate a little later due to etc, but nothing was announced and the crew seem a bit annoyed with the situation as well. Well atleast one flight attendant in particular."

Pros: "Flight wasn't full and there was plenty of room. The flight attendants were pleasant and the flight was timely."

Pros: "Easy boarding, on time, comfortable seats"

Pros: "Todo fue muy bien exelente"

Pros: "The seat was comfortable. The price was not."

Pros: "Entertaiment was good, seat was ok"
Cons: "Internet could be faster."

Pros: "I slept reasonably well."
Cons: "More comfortable seats/more leg room."

Cons: "Better notification about delays"

Cons: "Poor movie selection/ purchase for outdated headphones required. No USB."

Cons: "Sold out of the food I wanted. Massive delay."

Pros: "Sleeping in"
Cons: "Sleeping in longer"

Cons: "There was no video screen available"

Pros: "Each seat had power outlet for laptop as well as a USB port"

Pros: "Everything"

Pros: "The plane hit heavy turbulence a few times and gave me hope that the sweet succor of death would come."
Cons: "Having someone else give me a lap dance nonconsensually."

Pros: "Lots of water ..."
Cons: "Cramped up . Need more leg.room"

Pros: "Everything"

Cons: "Gary was his name. I went up to go to the bathroom, I had heard the announcement prior to that and no one had mentioned anything about seatbelts or staying in my seat. I made sure before I got up. As I get up he approaches me and said "you need to stay in your seat, began to shake his head,"they mentioned it like 5 times", he then said. I really dont appreciate the attitude. It's not what you say it's how you say it. Work on your attitude Gary from JetBlue"

Pros: "The space and chairs The choice of movies"

Pros: "I like jetblue, everything is excellent,."

Cons: "It took over 2.5 hours to decide to switch airplanes"

Cons: "All good"

Pros: "It was good"
Cons: "Almost too good."

Pros: "everthing"
Cons: "nothing"

Pros: "The crew was very kind, but the pilot did not inform the cabin what was happening often enough."
Cons: "There was over a four-hour delay to board and 2 more hours on the jetway before we took off. I ended up having to re-route through Long Beach and pay $75 more to get home."

Pros: "Cabin crew were great at looking after us and we had plenty of legroom in coach!"
Cons: "The entertainment selection was a bit limited and there was no wi-fi."

Pros: "All our flights with jetblue were excellent"

Pros: "The aircraft was clean and comfortable and everything went official"
Cons: "The film did not work"

Pros: "you had gluten free choices"
Cons: "need expanded gluten free menu"

Pros: "Nothing only wifi was there ...rest everything pathetic"
Cons: "Our whole baggage cane out broken"

Pros: "Pretty standard service"
Cons: "Pretty standard service"

Pros: "Very professional and enthusiastic Jetblue staff from bag check to arrival."

Pros: "the marketplace, the extra legroom, that announcements weren't too loud and didn't come in thru headphones. the design of the plane"
Cons: "the tv kept flipping out everytime my row-mate put their elbow on the arm rest."

Pros: "Smooth from Checking in, to baggage claim... the crew showed themselves to be professionals ..."

Pros: "On time clean plane and terminal baggage came quickly"

Pros: "great"

Pros: "Service and timing"

Pros: "Free internet, great landing."

Cons: "A complimentary lunch meal should be served."

Pros: "Passenger service"
Cons: "N/A"

Cons: "SFO organization and signs"

Pros: "Free food."
Cons: "Wrong sandwich. Soggy sandwich. Sound was scratchy. Movies need closed caption option."

Pros: "The night kit"

Pros: "Everything"

Pros: "First airline I've been on with wi-go that really works. Plane was immaculate."
Cons: "Crowded"

Pros: "Service perfect"

Cons: "Our luggage came back broken (case cracked)"

Pros: "5hr delay, no food voucher, no explanations"
Cons: "Terrible, will never fly again"

Pros: "Everything !"
Cons: "Nothing"

Cons: "After landing we sat on the runway for one hour."

Pros: "Walking in to the Boston terminal was immediately relaxing. I got through the line quickly and once I got to my gate it was also very relaxing."
Cons: "Soba noodles were soggy, but not a deal breaker!"

Pros: "ev"

Cons: "We were waiting on the taxieway for 45 min after we landed."

Pros: "Cleanliness. Safety. Friendly."

Pros: "Yes"
Cons: "Delightful experience except at SFO checkin."

Pros: "Covid safety protocols and people following was excellent."
Cons: "Serve alcohol :)"

Pros: "Liked the attitude of staff and comfort of 50% capacity."
Cons: "There were costumers taking off mask and walking through plane."

Pros: "No middle seats. Crew was nice. More space for people."
Cons: "The ceiling next to the spot lights or calling for help was dirty. I was expecting everything to be wiped. I turned my air fan on, and my there were some brown spots on my hands. And I looked up, it was dirty up there."

Pros: "Crew great....moved passengers around near us for Covid related separation."
Cons: "Cramped.....too many seats in too small of a plane....I'm 6ft / 190 lbs"

Pros: "Good organization, good hygiene, polite crew."

Pros: "On time"

Cons: "Aircraft was too warm. Needed more air!"

Pros: "compared with other airlines they were just OK"
Cons: "everything"

Pros: "The crews were very fast and efficient. The Dinner was good but the breakfast was very basic."
Cons: "The seat was so crammy and disgustingly uncomfortable"

Pros: "On time, smooth take off and landing."

Cons: "The only problem with the food was it was all canceled because of rough weather."

Cons: "I’m would be much better if I can sit by my husband."

Cons: "Better food and more water."

Pros: "My seat didn't recline"

Pros: "The website delivered everything I needed."
Cons: "More discounts for frequent users."

Pros: "Quick boarding process"
Cons: "Wifi stopped working halfway"

Cons: "Great"

Pros: "Free food. Extra room."
Cons: "Waiting on runway"

Pros: "Delta Comfort om commuter jet"

Pros: "Flew us safely home."
Cons: "We waiting on the runway for over a long period."

Pros: "Cheese plate"
Cons: "TheyCharge me $25 for my bag and I’m at Delta sky Miles older plus the American Express platinum card holder it’s supposed to not be charged"

Cons: "3 hours delay"

Pros: "Like Above"
Cons: "Like above"

Pros: "Had the whole Comfort section to myself!"

Cons: "Flying into blizzards suck, don’t do it"

Pros: "Had to cross terminals and the pathway was closed due to an international flight landing (poor planning on LAX part) so had to exit and reenter terminal through TSA. Flight delayed an hour then cancelled due to control panel failure. 10pm flight became 12am bus (and originally told it was 11.15pm bus which was "stuck in traffic" when google map traffic was all green). Got back to SD 4 hours after scheduled time."

Cons: "There is no place to specifically order vegetarian options in booking. Luckily virgin carries extra"

Pros: "Excellent service and upgraded snacks in economy"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Too many people, no room for carry-ons, departed almost an hour late."
Cons: "Too many people, no room for carry-ons, departed almost an hour late."

Cons: "waiting on the tarmac for 40 minutes"

Pros: "No hassle, no drama, very smooth."
Cons: "The blueberries were rather bland."

Pros: "All I need to say."

Pros: "it was great experience"

Pros: "I appreciated the kindness of the staff at each of our stops. From beginning to end they were polite, helpful, and kind!"

Pros: "Comfort and boarding"
Cons: "Delay and food"

Pros: "It was my husband's birthday and the stewardess (red dress, long brown hair) went out of her way to make him feel special by bringing champagne, cookies and even chocolate once we were getting off the plane. I was very touched."
Cons: "The guy next to me was kind of smelly but was very nice."

Pros: "Very smooth"

Pros: "Didn't know you could get complimentary meals anymore! The movie selection was awesome too!"
Cons: "Why is the complimentary Wi-Fi and messaging only for T-Mobile subscribers?"

Cons: "Asked for hot tea but what I got was barely tepid."

Pros: "Excellent trip. Provided ample food snacks and drinks."

Cons: "The attendents only served one round of beverages in Comfort Plus."

Pros: "Individual screen and USB port"
Cons: "No issues that could be controlled I.e. Person in seat in front for mine leaning way ......"

Pros: "Painless"
Cons: "Price of food"

Cons: "Boarding took too long - full plane and double seat booking changed 10 minutes early estimate to 20 minutes late"

Pros: "Read above"
Cons: "Read above"

Pros: "All restroom floors were wet. I have seen this in others 767's too. Is this a 767 phenomenon"

Cons: "Strangely cold!"

Pros: "On time"

Cons: "Flight Attendant should dis infect the lavatory everytime a customer uses since they have plenty of downtime (no longer serving refreshments)."

Cons: "More luggage space and plugs on the plane to charge devices"

Cons: "Registration in SFO was extremely bad. It took one hour. 30 minutes nobody was on working place."

Pros: "The seat was super comfortable, because of o lot of place for legs"
Cons: "The crew sometimes seems not to be happy with the passengers"

Pros: "The crew did an excellent, professional job."
Cons: "There were problems with arrival at the gate necessitating delay and 3 gate changes for connecting flight. This was not fault of American but due to a plane breaking down at the original gate at LAX causing our plane to be rerouted to a different gate."

Cons: "2 HRS LATE"

Pros: "Food and staff are great"
Cons: "Small space between seats"

Pros: "Comfortable"

Cons: "The flight was delayed for hours, and I am still trying to get to lax. All due to the pilots being too tired to fly, and due to maintenance. I would of appreciated checking into a hotel room a lot earlier than I did due to vague communication. I’m exhausted with only 2.5 hours of sleep."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "The seat assignments based on loyalty status - rude gate agents"

Pros: "Overall the flight was great"
Cons: "I didn’t like the restrictions on the fare and being reminded several time with negative emails from the carrier about the restrictions."

Cons: "American Airlines had put my luggage on a flight earlier than me and is still NOT FOUND."

Cons: "Plane was delayed over an hour!"

Cons: "great flight"

Pros: "Good friendly service. Flights were on time."

Cons: "My flight was canceled and rebooked overnight, then delayed 2-3x. This wasn’t all the airline’s fault, but nevertheless, it was a very mediocre experience."

Cons: "We were not permitted to board the plane until later than expected, but were told we would still take off right away and regain lost time, no mention of a delay at last call or immediately after, despite the 20 minute delay by this point. After taxiing, the pilot informed us of withheld information, that ATC would delay our departure for ~40 minutes, but we could STILL try to make it up in the air. This was a bold faced lie. It was finally  9:52pm before we even took off from SFO. While idling, the cabin started to reek of jet fuel, and people started coughing and sneezing. Upon landing at LAX at 10:46pm, we were told that there was no gate for us, and that we would have to wait for an amount of time that kept changing every time there was an announcement. The toxic jet fumes started to permeate the cabin again, and people started coughing and sneezing in response. Ultimately it is 11:21pm by the time we reached our gate. At this point, the jetway was broken/failed to open, but despite this, the air conditioning was switched off and pax crowd the aisles without direction. Finally we managed to escape at 11:31pm."

Pros: "Nothing."
Cons: "More than 3 hours late and missed a press conference with a US Senator"

Pros: "Crew was pleasant. Plane was clean and adequately comfortable."
Cons: "The shuttle system at LAX is confusing and time consuming. Will this ever be remedied or is this just a fact of life when flying to LAX with American?"

Pros: "On plane staff was attentive and very pleasant."
Cons: "Delayed flight departure. New norm, being late?"

Cons: "Flight was delayed and i have to miss my connecting flight."

Pros: "Nothing I could not take the flight"
Cons: "They did not let us board because the connection time was not enough for our bags - no one took accountability and they finally rescheduled us on a flight the following day after 3 hours on the phone. Terrible"

Pros: "It was a great flight. We took off right away and were able to get off the plane immediately at LAX."
Cons: "We were delated in leaving, which made my connecting flight a little tight. It was stressful."

Pros: "Entertainment, service, pilot and his crew were great."
Cons: "Food was not good. Can do better. As vegetarian there are lots of good places they can order the food from."

Cons: "Our flight was delay for about 3 hours."

Pros: "The gate agent was able to find me another option."
Cons: "The phone agent was really bad at helping."

Pros: "It's American company airline So,not bad. People are not good service but still fine."

Cons: "Internet is kinda hard to get connected to sometimes."

Pros: "Food was great and the service!!"

Pros: "Biarding"
Cons: "Gogo inflight entertainment"

Pros: "Great smile for all the air hostess all the time"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "On time"
Cons: "They charge for everything luggage they can see in the front desk. My 63 years old mother had her small size hand carrier, a travel tote on top (with her travel blanket and her medicine) and a crossbody passport size. They told her to put it in her tote!!! Only 2 items allows. ... In the plane she saw passengers carried way more than what that."

Cons: "4 hr. Layover"

Pros: "comfortable seating"

Pros: "Crew was friendly and hospitable."
Cons: "I didn't like how small the seat was on this flight. I'm used to flying JetBlue and getting extra comfort. Also, my television wasn't working properly. I would start a show and then it would play for a couple minutes then the screen would go out, but the sound still on. This happened with every show I tried. Overall I was disappointed in the new American plane even for just a short flight. I can't imagine flying that for a long distance."

Pros: "Comfort, convienience. Great service. Will fly again."

Pros: "Easy boarding"
Cons: "Strange kid sitting next to me"

Cons: "Delay boarding and then dropped us off at a remote runway and had to wait 45 minutes for a bus to main terminal!"

Pros: "I cannot even find a positive in describing my flighh experience on August 19-20, 2016"
Cons: "My flight was delayed, as I result I would miss my connecting flight. I was rerouted, making me arrive at my destination 4 hrs later than expected hence I missed my bus reservation to my place of stay. Oh! Not to mention, my luggage was lost and I had an event to attend a few hours later. Horrible experience."

Cons: "Looks ghetto and no wifi"

Pros: "i have to pay $90 for my seat"

Pros: "The movies were great and the staff was friendly"

Cons: "it was really bumpy"

Cons: "I was told I had to check my duffle bag at the gate, that there was no room for it. When I dot to my dirty seat I found room for three of my bags in the overhead compartment."

Pros: "Everything"

Pros: "Confortable and entairtement"
Cons: "The food"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Constant delays and cancellenations"

Pros: "On time arrival despite two issues at the departure gate"

Pros: "I liked the smooth ride, and engaging captain. We didn't hit much turbulence, even if it is uncontrollable. Takeoff and landing was smooth and put my worries about flying to rest."

Pros: "First time traveling with my service dog. It was a very pleasant experience and everything went wonderfully!"

Pros: "Clean!"
Cons: "Closed captioning or subtitling didn’t work on the app."

Cons: "Was delay"

Cons: "On time departure and arrival"

Pros: "The boarding was fast and the flight was Short. Can’t say much about the food since the flight took only about over an hour. The crews were nice and friendly."
Cons: "The flight was delayed."

Pros: "Flight was fine"
Cons: "Please don't board us and then proceed to make us wait on the plane for an additional two hours. The flight is onnly 80 minutes... and we waited in our seats with no entertainment or services for two hours. Please do not board passengers when you know that we won't be able to take off -- that's ridiculous!"

Pros: "Friendly crew, on time and perfect landing"

Cons: "No leg room"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Customer Service was poor Complete disregard for customer UA need to work with airport personnel to move luggage faster, especially for international travelers who have connecting flights. Ended up missing my connecting flight after waiting 1 hour for my luggage"

Pros: "My entire family was upgraded into better seats. For my two kids, they were moved into economy plus. My wife and I were upgraded to first class. I did not ask for the upgrade, nor was I charged for the upgrade. So as you can imagine we were all very pleased. Even our bag's were properly managed upon our arrival."
Cons: "Snack selecton was poor and there was no entertainment."

Cons: "My 10:00 p.m. flight was canceled so I had to spend the night trying to sleep in the airport. Have you ever had to do that? Not fun."

Pros: "The middle seat was empty, the boarding process was fast."
Cons: "I always feel a bit crowded in United flights, the seats are very close. Tried to used the free inflight entertainment and it didn’t work in my computer, which was a bummer. The arm rest was sticky."

Cons: "Didn't like sitting in the middle and separated from husband who was traveling with me"

Cons: "We had to run to get to our plane because of the ridiculous time-window you guys allowed (15 minutes if everything went according to plan--which it didn't)."

Pros: "Boarding was very easy , no long line , trip was on time ."

Cons: "slightly delayed"

Pros: "Awesome"

Pros: "Nice staff"
Cons: "Delayed"

Pros: "The girl next to me was kinda cute"
Cons: "Nothing the airline can fix, just slow passengers. Maybe allow the more experienced flyer to sit up front so we can get off the plane faster"

Cons: "Leg room and seats are way too tight and uncomfortable and I am on the thinner side. Can imagine how hard for larger people. Really cringe at having to pay for check in luggage as very used to Southwest's 2 free."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Worst flight I've ever had... stayed on the runway for 45 min and didn't say one word to the passengers"

Pros: "On time"
Cons: "As with all other flights, no room to breath."

Pros: "I was concerned about my carry on !I the lady at the counter told me I will be fine,and let me preboard ! This helped me with my anxiety !! Flight was delayed , waiting for other passengers! we were informed in a timely manner!"

Pros: "Great flight attendants"
Cons: "Seats too small"

Pros: "Crew was friendly, flight was on time."

Cons: "Food is actually not applicable"

Cons: "Given that both flights were delayed - my luggage managed to not make the second flight leaving me to cancel my plans for the evening. There was more than enough time in between flights."

Pros: "Arrived safely and almost on time despite late departure."
Cons: "Boarded plane in nonsensical manner. Had to try to walk opposite the flow of traffic to find room in overhead luggage compartment. Plane was too cold."

Pros: "Nice flight. Did not seem I was in the plane as long as stated by the crew. All were attentive to the needs of the passengers."
Cons: "Boarding is a long drawn out procedure and the same hassle in every United terminal."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Lost $700 on this trip. The refund policy was extremely unclear, and the time window for valid trip insurance was extremely short. The purchase of insurance was useless."

Pros: "Super friendly funny attendant"

Pros: "Always very easy to fly with united. Very friendly crew, and very helpful with my bag."
Cons: "Liked it all."

Pros: "Good movie options, quick boarding process."

Pros: "The crew that bothered to show up were fine, not overly friendly as they SHOULD have been due to the extreme delay."
Cons: "I checked in online and printed my ticket a few hours before my flight, so I was dropped off at the terminal where my gate was supposed to be. THEN after I get through security, I find out my gate has been changed to another terminal- one for international flights. I had to walk for 30 minutes with my heavy carry-on to find the correct gate. Then the flight was so incredibly delayed because a flight attendant decided to just not show up for work. So unprofessional! If the flight had been delayed because of uncontrollable conditions, then that would be another story, but come on! A flight attendant not showing up for work? That's pathetic."

Pros: "Great staff"
Cons: "Board unboard then wait for an hour to get a cleaning crew? Another h delay Of my 3 flights on this trip each one was considerably delayed"

Pros: "check in at a kiosk"
Cons: "everything was good"

Pros: "All"

Cons: "I could be riding my bike to the destination faster than this. You airlines overbook your flights and then can't handle any slipups if something goes wrong, then your "customers" become the dominoes that fall. With the risk that I must stay overnight in the airport!!!!!! OUTRAGEOUSLY TERRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!"

Cons: "Didn't seat us together, although I selected seats at purchase."

Pros: "The crew was friendly"
Cons: "Some passenger were allowed to carry more them the 2 bag carry on rules."

Cons: "The flight was a little pricey, but that was to be expected from my short notice purchase!"

Pros: "Flight was not completely full"
Cons: "Should have meal if flight is during normal dinner time"

Pros: "They were prompt and polite"

Pros: "Everything else was fine."
Cons: "Once we boarded the flight people started getting text messages that there was mechanical issues and there would be a half hour delay. Crew didn't even know. Then pilot said there would be an hour delay because they had to wait for a "deadhead" pilot. That should be unacceptable."

Cons: "After sleeping in the airport all night, I was put in the seat next to the restroom which smelled really bad"

Cons: "very late."

Pros: "Both flights were early, which was nice for a change."

Pros: "I got to my destination safely."
Cons: "The endless delays, small leg room, small seating, pressurization of the cabin fluctuated which plugged my ears a lot."

Cons: "flight delay. no plane at the gate for 30 minutes after time to board."

Pros: "See first review"
Cons: "See first review"

Cons: "Flight two hours late"

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