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LAX to SFO Route Map


Los Angeles to San Francisco Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Los Angeles Intl. to San Francisco Intl..

Distance:
337.51 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from LAX to SFO

Airline Carrier Aircraft
Air China Airbus A320-100/200
Air China Boeing 757-200 pax
Alaska Airlines, Inc. Boeing 737-800 pax
Alaska Airlines, Inc. Canadair Regional Jet 700
Alaska Airlines, Inc. Canadair Regional Jet 900
Alaska Airlines, Inc. McDonnell Douglas MD80
American Airlines Boeing 737-800 pax
American Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD80
Continental Airlines Airbus A319
Continental Airlines Airbus A320-100/200
Continental Airlines Boeing 757-200 pax
Delta Air Lines Canadair Regional Jet 700
Delta Air Lines Canadair Regional Jet 900
United Airlines Airbus A319
United Airlines Airbus A320-100/200
United Airlines Boeing 757-200 pax
US Airways Airbus A319
US Airways Airbus A320-100/200
US Airways Boeing 757-200 pax
Virgin America Airbus A319
Virgin America Airbus A320-100/200
WestJet Boeing 737-800 pax

Interesting Facts About Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco (LAX to SFO)

  • UNITED operated flights from LAX to SFO using 8 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • There were 1,134,098 passengers that flew from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 2009.
  • 1,451,320 seats were available on flights from LAX to SFO in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 1,134,098 passengers flew on all flights from LAX to SFO that year.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 2009 was 72.25%.
  • UNITED offers the shortest flight times from Los Angeles to San Francisco.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Los Angeles and San Francisco from Northwest Airlines is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 403 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 9 airline companies operating between Los Angeles and San Francisco.
  • The average flight time from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA takes about 56 minutes.
  • The shortest flight distance between Los Angeles and San Francisco is 337 miles.
  • Alaska Airlines, UNITED, American Airlines operate the shortest flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA in 2009 was Alaska Airlines' B737-4 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • UNITED carried a total of 623,252 passengers from LAX to SFO in 2009.
  • UNITED, American Airlines, Virgin America, Alaska Airlines, Delta Airlines, Northwest Airlines, Skywest Air, Continental Airlines, American Eagle offer flights from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA.
  • The newest aircraft servicing LAX to SFO in 2009 was Alaska Airlines' B737-9 from Boeing. The B737-9 started flying in 2002.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from LAX to SFO for Skywest Air is the EMB-120 built by Embraer with 30 seats.
  • Flight #1563, operated by American Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 5 minutes average delay between flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco.
  • The shortest flight between LAX and SFO takes about 55 minutes.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)