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
333 USD for flights from New York to Los Angeles leaving on 2/17/2017 and returning on 3/24/2017
Low 228 USD
333 USD
High 605 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.
Normally the best deals on New York to Los Angeles flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to 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.
New York to Los Angeles flights are currently cheapest between February and March.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Frontier Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and American Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and American Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Frontier Airlines
+31%
Sun Country Airlines
+31%
American Airlines
+33%
Delta Air Lines
+35%
US Airways
+36%
Spirit Airlines
+43%
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
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
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.
Of the possible routes between New York and Los Angeles best prices tend to be found on La Guardia - Los Angeles Intl.
We've got 38 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
La Guardia-Los Angeles Intl
+1%
Newark Liberty Intl-Los Angeles Intl
+2%
John F Kennedy-Los Angeles Intl
+7%
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: 1661 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
Wednesday
Thursday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 13
129 USD
OneTravel
NYC NYC
6h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 12min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 12
232 USD
ExploreTripDom
NYC NYC
6h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 23
352 USD
CFOneTravel
NYC NYC
6h 19min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 13
129 USD
OneTravel
NYC NYC
6h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 12min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 10 - Jan 8
291 USD
ExploreTripDom
NYC NYC
9h 45min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 18min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 10 - Jan 7
291 USD
Smartfares
NYC NYC
9h 45min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 12min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 24 - Jan 8
501 USD
FlylinkUS
NYC NYC
6h 10min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 21min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 24 - Jan 7
516 USD
FlyFarUS
NYC NYC
6h 10min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Dec 24 - Jan 4
656 USD
FlyFarUS
NYC NYC
8h 34min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
8h 53min
2 stops
NYC NYC

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 16
240 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
9h 38min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
11h 34min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 15
300 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
12h 12min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
14h 18min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 10 - Jan 8
305 USD
VayamaDom
LAX LAX
7h 28min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 39min
Direct
LAX LAX

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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
4.25 USD
4%
Los Angeles
4.07 USD
Cappuccino is 4.3% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MEAL
Inexpensive
New York
17.94 USD
17%
Los Angeles
14.95 USD
Meal is 17% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MILK
1 liter
New York
4.09 USD
13%
Los Angeles
3.57 USD
Milk is 13% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
BUS
One-way ticket
New York
2.75 USD
36%
Los Angeles
1.75 USD
Bus is 36% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
New York
14.95 USD
7%
Los Angeles
13.95 USD
movie theater is 6.7% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
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