A mini-fare war makes a round trip from LAX to San Francisco cost less than $100

San Francisco
A San Francisco cable car is turned around by hand at Powell and Market streets. Four airlines are offering round-trip tickets from LAX to the City by the Bay for less than $100.
(Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)

Here’s a $96 round-trip fare, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to San Francisco that gives you a choice of carriers: American, Delta, United and Virgin America are offering that price through May 24. You must travel Mondays-Thursdays or Saturdays and buy your ticket at least 14 days in advance. Availability may be limited.

Info: American, (800) 433-7300,; Delta, (800) 221-1212,; United, (800) 864-8331,; Virgin America, (877) 359-8474,





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