Cheap flights from Stansted to California

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How far in advance should I book a flight from London Stansted Airport to California?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 40% on flights from London Stansted Airport to California compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £411. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £489.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Stansted Airport to California?

November can be a great time to fly to California from London Stansted Airport with a flight ticket averaging about £392. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as £271. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Stansted Airport to California (STN - CA)?

When flying from London Stansted Airport to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Stansted to California in December, January 2021

The best prices found for STN to California flights in December, January
22 Jan - 29 Jan
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 55m
SFO

San Francisco

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

27h 15m
£343

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/4/21

12 Jan - 17 Jan
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

35h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

20h 25m
£343

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

19 Jan - 30 Jan
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

38h 00m
£362

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/7/21

Stansted to California 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Stansted found for this year
24 Dec - 22 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

33h 00m
£450

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

15 Dec - 13 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

21h 30m
£464

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

15 Dec - 12 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

20h 25m
£466

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

Last-minute flights from Stansted to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Stansted, departing today and this week
15 Dec - 13 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

21h 30m
£464

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

15 Dec - 12 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

20h 25m
£466

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

13 Dec - 10 Jan
STN

London Stansted

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

20h 38m
LAX

Los Angeles

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

19h 15m
£503

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/21

One-way flights to California from Stansted

The cheapest one-way flights from Stansted to California
26 Jan
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

54h 45m
£199

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/6/21

1 Apr
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

53h 00m
£201

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/21

26 Jan
STN

London Stansted

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

54h 45m
£208

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Stansted to California flights.

Which airlines flying from London Stansted to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from London Stansted to California have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and SAS are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from London Stansted Airport to California for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Stansted Airport to California for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £343, but on average you can expect to pay £398.

Are there last-minute flights available from London Stansted Airport to California for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London Stansted Airport to California within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What are the most popular routes from London Stansted Airport to California?

When deciding which route to take from London Stansted Airport to California, consider London Stansted - Los Angeles, London Stansted - San Francisco or London Stansted - San Jose, as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London Stansted Airport to California?

The most popular airlines flying from London Stansted Airport to California are American Airlines, British Airways and Lufthansa. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from London Stansted Airport to California?

On average you can expect to pay £585 for a flight from London Stansted Airport to California. The cheapest flight overall is £416 while the most popular route, (London Stansted - Los Angeles) is currently priced at £431.

Can I fly to California from London Stansted right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Stansted to California

Most visitors from London Stansted need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Stansted must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Stansted are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Can I fly back to London Stansted from California?

Returning to London Stansted from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to London Stansted.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering London Stansted.

Destination points for flights from Stansted to California

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Top 2 airlines flying from Stansted to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Stansted to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest£285
Average£359
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Atlantic
Cheapest£300
Average£396
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety