Popular Commuter Flight Routes
Commuting to work with a flight is common in the Silicon Valley, and as mentioned is more common from small towns to larger hubs.
What is a commuter plane?
Technically, a commuter plane is any plane that takes a passenger to and from work. By this definition, it can be any size and hold as many or as few people as possible. However, many recognise commuter planes to be small aircraft that carry 19 people or less.
San Francisco to Los Angeles Airport (SFO -> LAX)
This flight takes a total in-air flight time of only 20 minutes, although the ticket will show the flight duration of 45-60 minutes due to time spend taxiing on the ground. Airlines which service this route include Southwest, Delta, Alaska Airlines, United and American Airlines.
San Diego to Los Angeles (SAN -> LAX)
This route has a flight duration of around 1 hour. American Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Delta are airlines which operate this route.
Burbank Bob Hope to Oakland (BUR -> OAK)
This is a 1h15m flight, and is operated by airlines such as Southwest, Alaska Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines.