Cheap flights from Seattle to California

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Seattle (SEA) to California

All the information you need to plan the best SEA to LAX flight in 2021: compare Seattle to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Seattle to California?

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Seattle to California from C$ 500 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 554 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Seattle to California?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to California from Seattle. Prices for May average C$ 461 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 327. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 40% on your journey compared to booking in May

Cheap flights from Seattle to California in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SEA to California flights for May, June
7 Jun - 12 Jun
C$ 119pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
8 Jun - 14 Jun
C$ 130pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
6 Jun - 11 Jun
C$ 131pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Seattle to California 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Seattle found for this year
7 Jun - 12 Jun
C$ 119pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
8 Jun - 10 Jun
C$ 130pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
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SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
16 Jul - 21 Jul
C$ 131pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Direct flights to California from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to California direct flight deals
7 Jun - 12 Jun
C$ 119pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
16 Jul - 21 Jul
C$ 131pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
RNO
Reno
RNO
Reno
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
19 Jul - 19 Jul
C$ 138pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Last minute flights from Seattle to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Seattle, departing today and this week
14 May - 18 May
C$ 193pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
PSP
Palm Springs
PSP
Palm Springs
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
15 May - 22 May
C$ 196pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
15 May - 19 May
C$ 204pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
PSP
Palm Springs
PSP
Palm Springs
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

One-way flights to California from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to California
3:00 a.m. - 5:43 a.m.
JetBlue
Direct
2h 43m
SEA - LAX
JetBlue
8:39 a.m. - 4:32 p.m.
American Airlines
1 stop
7h 53m
SEA - LAX
American Airlines
5:20 p.m. - 7:59 p.m.
Alaska Airlines
Direct
2h 39m
SEA - PSP
Alaska Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Seattle to California

What airport do you fly from for flights from Seattle to California?

Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Seattle to California. It is only a 18.4 km journey to Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) from Seattle’s city centre.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to California to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to California. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, Delta, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Seattle to California for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to California for under C$ 123. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just C$ 119, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 144.

Are there direct flights from Seattle to California for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Seattle to California under C$ 123. A good price for a direct flight from Seattle to California is less than C$ 149.

Are there last-minute flights available from Seattle to California for under C$ 246?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Seattle to California within the next 7 days for less than C$ 246.

What days are direct flights available from Seattle to California?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 552 users have taken a look at flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to California.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Seattle to California?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Seattle to California.

What are the most popular routes from Seattle to California?

While some choose either Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Los Angeles or Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Palm Springs, Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Sacramento Intl is the most popular route from Seattle to California.

What are the cheapest flights from Seattle to California?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 86. While the most popular route (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Sacramento Intl) can be booked for C$ 262 on average our data indicates C$ 400 when flying from Seattle to California

What are the most reliable airlines from Seattle to California?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Seattle to California are Icelandair (100%), Copa Airlines (100%) and Air New Zealand (100%).

How long is the flight from Seattle to California?

A quick flight from Seattle to California can take about 1h 40m. Alaska Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 195. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Seattle to California round-trip?

Delta, at C$ 120, was found to be the cheapest airline from Seattle to California. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Alaska Airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Seattle to California one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 61. Users have also found prices from C$ 69 and C$ 73 on Delta and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

Destination points for flights from Seattle to California

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Seattle to California.
Flight duration
2h 20m

Airports servicing Seattle

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Bakersfield Meadows Field (BFL)
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Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City McNamara Field (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)

Top 6 airlines flying from Seattle to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Seattle to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
C$ 63 C$ 168 No cancel fee N/A
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Alaska Airlines
C$ 58 C$ 174 No cancel fee 75%
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Spirit Airlines
C$ 59 C$ 179 No cancel fee 65%
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United Airlines
C$ 79 C$ 205 No cancel fee 69%
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JetBlue
C$ 136 C$ 217 No cancel fee 62%
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American Airlines
C$ 92 C$ 312 No cancel fee 71%
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