Flights from New York to Los Angeles

Search and find cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
292 USD for flights from New York to Los Angeles leaving on 12/8/2016 and returning on 1/6/2017
Low 254 USD
292 USD
High 643 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for New York — Los Angeles is approximately 60 days to departure.
New York to Los Angeles flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Los Angeles from New York is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between December and January.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sun Country Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Sun Country Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sun Country Airlines
+28%
Frontier Airlines
+34%
Delta Air Lines
+36%
American Airlines
+37%
Airtran Airways
+40%
US Airways
+40%
Best time to fly
New York to Los Angeles flights are approximately 2% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
It's generally cheaper to take evening flights from New York to Los Angeles.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly La Guardia - Los Angeles Intl for the best New York to Los Angeles flight prices saving up to 2% on average.
La Guardia - Los Angeles Intl tends to be 2% cheaper than John F Kennedy - Los Angeles Intl.
momondo compares flights to Los Angeles from New York from 39 different sites.
Impact on price
La Guardia-Los Angeles Intl
+1%
Newark Liberty Intl-Los Angeles Intl
+2%
John F Kennedy-Los Angeles Intl
+8%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from New York to Los Angeles Intl all week with a flight time of 5 hours 41 minutes.
Direct flights available: 1538 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are John F Kennedy - Saint Paul Intl - Los Angeles Intl, La Guardia - Love Field - Los Angeles Intl and Newark Liberty Intl - Nth Kentucky - Los Angeles Intl - Los Angeles Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from New York to Los Angeles Intl include Saint Paul Intl, Love Field and Nth Kentucky.
Direct flights available on
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Tuesday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
Return trip
Oct 4 - Oct 4
274 USD
ExploreTripDom
NYC NYC
6h 10min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Oct 2 - Oct 7
275 USD
JustFly
NYC NYC
5h 50min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 20min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Oct 3 - Oct 9
392 USD
EDreamsUS
NYC NYC
5h 59min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 25min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 4
268 USD
KiwiPH
NYC NYC
13h 23min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
13h 47min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 29
292 USD
KiwiUS
NYC NYC
21h 55min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
8h 44min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 19
295 USD
KiwiUS
NYC NYC
13h 23min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
13h 47min
1 stop
NYC NYC

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Oct 11 - Oct 18
244 USD
KiwiUS
NYC NYC
13h 41min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
9h 51min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Oct 11 - Oct 16
262 USD
TravelgenioUS
NYC NYC
8h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
13h 48min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Oct 11 - Oct 15
264 USD
TravelgenioUS
NYC NYC
8h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 3
258 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
14h 49min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
13h 8min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 4
258 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
14h 49min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
13h 8min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 18
265 USD
TravelgenioUS
LAX LAX
7h 25min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
5h 46min
Direct
LAX LAX

Weather forecast for Los Angeles

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Los Angeles.

Monday, Monday, September 26, 2016

37°C
22°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 27, 2016

34°C
23°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, September 28, 2016

30°C
19°C

Thursday, Thursday, September 29, 2016

28°C
17°C

Friday, Friday, September 30, 2016

25°C
16°C

Saturday, Saturday, October 1, 2016

23°C
15°C

Sunday, Sunday, October 2, 2016

22°C
13°C

Monday, Monday, October 3, 2016

21°C
11°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 4, 2016

22°C
13°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 5, 2016

23°C
16°C

So what's it going to cost once you're in Los Angeles

Compare the costs of everyday items in New York and Los Angeles
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
New York
4.24 USD
4%
Los Angeles
4.09 USD
Cappuccino is 3.7% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MEAL
Inexpensive
New York
18.09 USD
17%
Los Angeles
15.07 USD
Meal is 17% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MILK
1 liter
New York
4.09 USD
10%
Los Angeles
3.68 USD
Milk is 9.9% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
BUS
One-way ticket
New York
2.76 USD
36%
Los Angeles
1.76 USD
Bus is 36% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
New York
15.07 USD
7%
Los Angeles
14.07 USD
movie theater is 6.6% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
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