Full-service flights to California from $936 return

Stephanie Yip 18 December 2017 NEWS

san_francisco_shutterstock_273811460-738Qantas, Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia battle it out for the cheapest flight.

Flights to California are heating up right now with three full-service airlines slashing the cost of flights to Los Angeles and San Francisco.

The cheapest we've uncovered is from Melbourne to Los Angeles which starts at $936 return on Qantas.

You can book these through Flight Centre. They're available for travel from 1 February - 20 March and 25 April - 15 May 2018.

The cheapest flights to San Francisco take off from Sydney on Air New Zealand. These come up at $974 return and are for departures from 18 April - 15 June, 24 July - 15 August and returns from 23 April - 8 July and 30 July - 27 August 2018. They can be booked direct through Air New Zealand.

Flights to Los Angeles from Sydney start from $958 return on Air New Zealand while flights from Melbourne to San Francisco start from $959 return on Virgin Australia.

Use the table below to discover the best priced flight for your preferred dates.

The Qantas and Virgin Australia flights are only available until sold out while the Air New Zealand flight sale ends midnight 21 December.

Cheap flights to California

From To Travel dates Airline Return fare Book
Melbourne Los Angeles 01 Feb 2018 - 20 Mar 2018 / 25 Apr 2018 - 15 May 2018 Qantas $936 Book your flight to California
Melbourne San Francisco 20 Jul 2018 - 15 Sep 2018 Virgin Australia $959 Book your flight to California
Sydney Los Angeles Outbound 9 May - 13 Jun, 21 Jul - 18 Aug 2018, return 12 May - 26 Jun, 24 Jul - 31 Aug 2018 Air New Zealand $958 Book your flight to California
Sydney San Francisco Outbound 18 Apr - 15 Jun, 24 Jul - 15 Aug 2018, return 23 Apr - 8 Jul, 30 Jul - 27 Aug 2018 Air New Zealand $958 Book your flight to California
Brisbane Los Angeles Outbound 9 May - 13 Jun, 21 Jul - 18 Aug 2018, return 12 May - 26 Jun, 24 Jul - 31 Aug 2018 Air New Zealand $975 Book your flight to California
Brisbane San Francisco 20 Jul 2018 - 15 Sep 2018 Virgin Australia $969 Book your flight to California
Perth Los Angeles 01 May 2018 - 15 Jun 2018 Qantas $1,088 Book your flight to California
Perth San Francisco 20 Apr 2018 - 15 Jun 2018 China Southern Airlines $1,079 Book your flight to California

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