Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Delta, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles. Confirm policies on booking site.
Alaska Airlines does not allow booking a middle seat on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles.
An average nonstop flight takes 1h 21m, covering a distance of 308 miles.
There are 654 (nonstop) flights between San Jose and Los Angeles per week, averaging 93 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets to Los Angeles from San Jose were found on Alaska Airlines ($28) and Frontier ($59), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Alaska Airlines ($88) and American Airlines ($97).
Delta (11 times daily), WestJet (9 times daily), Alaska Airlines (8 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
From San Jose to Los Angeles, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Friday is the most expensive. Flying from Los Angeles back to San Jose , the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Friday being the most expensive.
When flying out of San Jose you will be using San Jose, often referred to as San Jose Airport. You will be landing at Los Angeles, also known as Los Angeles Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "The line was fast the agents were friendly, plane was clean flight attendant were nice"
Pros: "To be honest, I liked everything."
Cons: "The seats/head rests were very uncomfortable, they just seemed to be worn down."
Pros: "All smooth."
Cons: "All okay"
Pros: "I missed my flight"
Pros: "Great experience for a small airport in Loreto, Mexico."
Cons: "Not much, overall pretty good."
Pros: "Love the coffee cookies."
Pros: "Excellent all"
Pros: "Boarding was fast."
Cons: "Planes are old and do not have enough room for luggage."
Pros: "Thank you so much for getting my confused and forgetful mother in law onto the right plane and back and forth from the gates."
Cons: "Don’t know"
Pros: "Quick and organized."
Cons: "Once we we're boarded, it did take a while to leave. But great experience overall."
Cons: "See previous comment"
Cons: "Better handling of baggage. They mislabel my bag which led to frustrations."
Cons: "The menu was preordered. Yet on plane menu not available. The electrical outlet did not work in our row. No wifi over mexico"
Cons: "Alaska is usually good. Thanx"
Pros: "Ride was smooth. Just wish certain passengers were quiet"
Pros: "Fast boarding and free movies"
Cons: "My experience: Animal Abuse during boarding, cancellation of flights every single time I’ve booked flights, horrible mess with customer service, just don’t care about people..."
Pros: "The lady WHO assisted US at the Alaska Airline kiosk was very Helpful, she made IT easier for US to check in. There were a lot OF AirPort employers assisting us Go thru the scanners, IT was a breeze, IAD was very relaxingThank you very much"
Pros: "Customer service was great."
Cons: "There’s no outlet to charge my iPhone."
Pros: "Pleasantly surprised, nice journey the whole way"
Pros: "Que aparte de la bebida sirvan un sanduche o algo para comer"
Pros: "great landing"
Pros: "How short the trip was"
Cons: "The plane doesn't have TV's"
Pros: "Smooth sailing!"
Pros: "Nice crew; good entertainment"
Cons: "Very cramped seating"
Pros: "Flight was fibe"
Cons: "30 minutes taxing on arrival"
Pros: "Genially friendly atmosphere"
Pros: "Perfect all the way around"
Pros: "spactiousness. atmosphere. free carry on. Convenient snacks. Much better than United."
Cons: "no complaints."
Pros: "The plug ins for my phone"
Cons: "Not enough room"
Cons: "Lost luggage"
Pros: "Fast, efficient boarding and managed carry-on space well when selfish dude tried to put 8 bags up for his 4 family members."
Cons: "Food was expensive and just OK."
Pros: "I liked that a pillow and blanket was provided- but the temperature on the plane was way too hot to use them"
Cons: "The temperature on the plane was way too hot"
Pros: "Everyone was so nice & accommodating. I would definitely book them again."
Pros: "using passport as my ID :)"
Pros: "Good airline"
Pros: "Fast abs friendly, knowledgeable staff."
Pros: "I liked that we landed safely"
Cons: "They messed the names on our itinerary & were rude"
Pros: "The promptness"
Pros: "Every thing"
Pros: "and was stuck with emergency exit."
Pros: "They gave me two teabags because I like strong tea. Nice people!"
Pros: "Extra room and fast boarding"
Pros: "Leg room"
Cons: "Not sitting in an airplane without AC for 30 minutes after everyone loaded"
Pros: "It was super"
Pros: "I didn't fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles"
Cons: "I didn't fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles"
Pros: "On time"
Pros: "Everything! Thank you"
Cons: "Nothing. Thanks"
Pros: "New plane with good features. I was very comfortable."
Pros: "Crews were friendly"
Pros: "There was those head rest flaps on my chair head rest. Checkin my luggage was seamless."
Cons: "Boarding process was bit disorganized."
Cons: "Plane was too hot"
Pros: "Each employee on the plane was nice."
Pros: "All aspects"
Pros: "Loved the plane, people and timeliness"
Pros: "Delta always does a superior job - domestically and internationally!"
Cons: "Nothing, keep at it"
Cons: "Everything was perfect!"
Cons: "Have to call out the delta lounge...excellent and healthy. My experience was outstanding. Thanks Delta"
Pros: "Everything went smoothly. Baggage was at carousel before we were, a first."
Cons: "Everything was fine."
Pros: "Delta is my favorite airline. Smaller planes with two seats two a row."
Cons: "I was told to check my luggage even though there was still overhead bin space."
Pros: "Operated by Delta so great!"
Pros: "- great customer service - friendly staff - Positive energy"
Cons: "- No room in the seats - No food served on plane - Crowded -"
Pros: "Flew us safely home."
Cons: "We waiting on the runway for over a long period."
Pros: "Excellent Service."
Pros: "The movies"
Cons: "We boarded late, then sat in a hot plane for an ester 30-40 mins because the route got cancelled. They wouldn’t serve us beverages while it was so hot inside. We landed over 49 mins later into Lax"
Pros: "Flight ifself was okay once on the plane"
Cons: "5 hours delayed for no apparent reason. Understaffed in SJC to handle this."
Pros: "Crew was nice, the snack was pretty good. Good air conditioning."
Cons: "Didn’t turn off overhead light. It’s usually off most of the flight."
Pros: "on time"
Pros: "Travel got delayed by an hour but we were satisfied by the crew and food"
Cons: "The delay of the flight. Not sure on the reason"
Pros: "No food, no entertainment but the crew were nice and the process was painless. Recommended"
Pros: "I got a good seat from LA to GTA on 1st jan. it was in the front and spacious and I was also served food."
Cons: "They were very dishonest about everything. We need to be there in Australia on Monday morning for very important event but reached Australia Monday night 8PM. Virgin Australia contatcted out their flight from SJC to LAX through Delta and Delta cancelled flights becaue no-show of Pilot to operate the plan. What a Joke???? We asked them to put us through another carrier to LAX for connecting flight they refused.Very very BAD. It was a big miss for us.. never again Delta/Virgin Australia.............."
Pros: "I liked that flight time was shorter than expected"
Cons: "no screens, only wify entertainment, app is working only with ios and android. seats don't have much leg room, and not very comfortable. i paid for extra luggage, and they were strict about the weight(had to take any items out of the bag, even that i had one large bag, and one small bag(2nd bag was underweight)"
Pros: "Flights were on time and friendly attendants!"
Pros: "ditto above"
Cons: "ditto above"
Pros: "The flight was very quick."
Cons: "They didn't serve us water."
Pros: "Friendly people and clean plane"
Cons: "They lost my luggage, I hope it shows up shortly"
Pros: "I liked the boarding process."
Cons: "Bigger seats are more helpful."
Pros: "Sitting in middle isle, just get elbowed a lot."
Cons: "Sold us a flight with unassigned seats"
Pros: "Unlimited snacks and drinks..."
Cons: "The mediocre upgrade."
Cons: "horrible boarding management in SJC."
Pros: "the flight on Delta and Virgin Atlantic was nothing other than brilliant!"
Cons: "everything - service - facilities - food - amenities - an overall wonderful experience!"
Pros: "Our stewardess in the economy cabin was probably one of the best we have ever encountered. She was very courteous and personable."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "No free meals."
Cons: "Smallest plane ever. Absolutely no leg room or overhead space."
Cons: "Baggage delivery was slow and then split between 2 different terminals"
Pros: "New aircraft was more comfortable"
Cons: "I think they did excellent"
Pros: "Nothing really"
Cons: "WiFi on both ways was not working"
Cons: "Had to clean my seat before seating."
Cons: "The crew, the whole experience,"
Pros: "Going my flight was delayed almost 4 hours and my connecting flight was canceled. Had to stay over night in the airport. I was able to book another flight and make it to my destination. But had to wait for the next flight to bring my baggage."
Cons: "Coming back my flight was good . I have no complaints."
Pros: "Easy check in and boarding"
Cons: "Flight was delayed 45 minutes while sitting on runway"
Cons: "The chairs"
Cons: "Stewardess very rude"
Cons: "I'm expecting more from AA. We were delayed for 2.5 hr since we didn't have a pilot !!!!!"
Cons: "Delayed multiple times"
Pros: "Entertainment availability for free"
Cons: "Chargers so we could watch free movies or screens to watch movies on instead of our own device"
Pros: "Wait staff we exceptional."
Cons: "Comfort for my legs considering on crutches could have used ability to prop my foot up"
Pros: "I was in business class and the individual cubicles were so comfortable. I slept well. The airline attendant was so attentive and helpful"
Cons: "Going through LAX what a mess"
Pros: "Friendly crews"
Cons: "Baggage claim took over an hour. Wasted so much time."
Pros: "Comfortable good service and friendly attendants and good price"
Cons: "The seat assignments based on loyalty status - rude gate agents"
Pros: "Good service."
Cons: "No power outlets."
Pros: "Didn't have any entertainment so I was able to sleep."
Cons: "Equipment not functioning so couldn't watch movies or listen to music."
Pros: "Meal and drink service was excellent"
Cons: "Economy plus is packed liked sardines and difficult to move from side to side. Also upgrade doesn’t include priority seating. It should be included in any seating upgrade."
Cons: "There should be more number of check in bags for passengers. At the least the overhead bins should be allowed to the passengers."
Cons: "Ticket was never issued."
Pros: "Totally fine"
Cons: "It was fine"
Pros: "The boarding was efficient. The service was fine. The pilot was informative."
Cons: "All. Disappointed to see Etihad airlines declining so rapidly. What used to be my preferred airlines, not anymore and definitely can predict the downfall."
Pros: "on-time, very organized, fast checkin"
Cons: "cramp leg space"
Cons: "I paid 800.00 and no breakfast order lunch served."
Cons: "Service was terrible. Uncomfortable and good was not at all tasty"
Pros: "Legroom was decent and the flight was fairly empty. So lot of space."
Cons: "No vegetarian food though it was mentioned earlier."
Pros: "we had all the necessary conditions for work, rest, sleep and eating. The level of service has increased"
Cons: "Not letting me know my first leg was operated by AA was very confusing and frustrating. I couldn't find Westjet at the airport at all. Had to guess from the departing time!"
Pros: "The staff were all quite polite and helpful"
Cons: "the boarding process is chaotic. No one pays attention to the boarding numbers and it's just a big, pushing, shoving mess. I'd like to see a little more use of the system to keep.people more orderly."
Cons: "Everything was perfect"
Pros: "Good movie selection, decent food selection."
Cons: "Wifi was not free."
Pros: "Every thing."
Cons: "All good"
Pros: "The gate agent was able to find me another option."
Cons: "The phone agent was really bad at helping."
Cons: "The flight was not smooth, it seemed like the pilot didn't know what he was doing. I arrived an hour early for my flight and my bag got left behind. I'm only here for a day and a half and my bag won't reach me for another 24 hours. Really poor experience with AA."
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: "Nothing stood out"
Cons: "Nothing stood out"
Cons: "Looks ghetto and no wifi"
Pros: "i have to pay $90 for my seat"
Pros: "Confortable and entairtement"
Cons: "The food"
Cons: "Constant delays and cancellenations"
Cons: "The delay my fly canceling poor communication I miss my dates etc"
Cons: "Fewer people on the plane during Covid would have been nice"
Pros: "41 minute flight"
Cons: "Customer service"
Cons: "Social distancing"
Pros: "Easy and fast"
Cons: "The manners and interactions of personal"
Cons: "My KTN was not on my original boarding pass and could not be added at check-in. Also, the gate at the destination was occupied when we arrived leading to extended wait on the ramp."
Cons: "Ok you"
Cons: "Very like it !"
Pros: "couldn't change my reservation even though I made it less than 24 hours"
Cons: "The service"
Pros: "How late we left"
Cons: "How late we arrived"
Cons: "Everything, the service and the airline policies are very poor. Will not fly again, save your money."
Cons: "not clean"
Cons: "Arrival seemed uncoordinated and didn't have a dedicated terminal gate."
Cons: "Carry-on charge. No snack. Delay. First and only bag for two passengers..........45.00 carry-on 45.00 ridiculous........"
Pros: "Arrived fine."
Cons: "Long overnight lay over in DEN was poor. I knew about it, but Frontier might have some place to crash besides the floor."
Pros: "Todo bien gracias"
Cons: "Más personas que hablen español Gracias"
Pros: "Staff were friendly."
Cons: "A basic seat should not cost extra money. Nor should bottled water."
Cons: "All my schedule got changed and received luggage after 1 hour ..spoiled my day"
Cons: "No place to charge a phone on the plane."
Pros: "We have not left yet 4 hr delay"
Cons: "FWe have not left yet 4 hr delay"
Cons: "Not happy"
Pros: "Not much"
Cons: "very delayed, so i had to cancel"
Pros: "I was able to travel with my service animal with no issue. Staff was extremely accommodating."
Cons: "No entertainment and food/beverages too expensive. $2.99 for a can of soda or a small bag of chips?? Insane!!"
Cons: "I am still in Orlando."
Cons: "Made me FEEL poor during the whole experience. Not going to take FRONTIER again, e v e r."
Pros: "When we landed and exited the plane"
Cons: "Charging for carryines just ain't worth it. I'm not ever flying frontier or spirit. The extra cost for no hassle will be worth it."
Pros: "It was easy to do things"
Cons: "A bit crowded"
Pros: "I SLEPT THROUGH MOST OF IT"
Cons: "GOT STUCK AT LAX IN PLANE SEAMED LIKE AN HOUR"
Cons: "Seating is uncomfortable!!!!"
Cons: "An 8hr delay, for a small emergency light part. Missing a day of work."
Cons: "Arrived about an hour late"
Cons: "Everything was good"
Cons: "No drinks and no snacks"
Cons: "same as above"
Cons: "Frontier is light on service and they are jerks."
Cons: "same as above"
Pros: "I was pleased with everything."
Cons: "The website is a little difficult ro navigate for the inexperien ed like myself"
Pros: "The staff was nice"
Cons: "No snacks, no entertainment"
Cons: "Everything. You guys suck."
Cons: "No soap or paper towels in the commode area!!! Forced to use Germ X to cleanse our hands! Had to pay an additional amount for a seat and carry on? Was not made aware of that during booking!! A pillow would be nice!"
Pros: "The service was excellent! Great work staff.. And we made it to our destination safe..."
Cons: "I didn't like the fact that the seas didn't recline back!! It was uncomfortable ride sitting in that position!"
Cons: "I had to stay overnight."
Pros: "We arrived 40 minutes early."
Cons: "Luggage fee is expensive. $45 for carry on."
Cons: "Everything you have to pay for! Terrible policy"
Airlines flying from San Jose to Los Angeles have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from San Jose to Los Angeles