Flights from New York to Los Angeles

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

Flight Insight for New York to Los Angeles

We have aggregated the last 30,202,312 fares on this route and compiled them into an insight for you.
In this overview you can see how much of an impact different factors have on the price of your tickets.

Airline

Cheapest Sun Country Airlines
Average price $456
Most expensive Southwest Airlines
Average price $633

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 8
Average price $437
Most expensive Week 48
Average price $708

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $464
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $943

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $509
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $585

Airport

Cheapest EWR-LAX
Average price $530
Most expensive JFK-LAX
Average price $562

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $542
Most expensive Noon
Average price $557

Airline, Seasonality and Days to departure are the major factors that impact ticket price for New York — Los Angeles flights.

According to our data Sun Country Airlines, Frontier Airlines and American Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

Cheapest time of year to fly to Los Angeles from New York is February and March. Most expensive are July and August.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for New York — Los Angeles route is approximately 57 days to departure.

Newark Liberty Intl is the cheapest origin airport when flying from New York to Los Angeles.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on the individual airlines that serve the route.

Travel tips

We've got 20 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

Momondo users most often book with Bookairfare, OneTravel or Ticket.dk for New York to Los Angeles flights.

United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and US Airways are the most popular choices flying from New York to Los Angeles.

The chart shows the evolvement of the price throughout the year. The numbers on the x-axis dictate the week numbers.

Travel tips

New York to Los Angeles flights are currently cheapest between 10/2/2014 and 10/31/2014.

The graph shows how the price evolves in relation to the number of days until departure.

Travel tips

Try booking 2 to 4 months in advance of your flight from New York to Los Angeles to get the cheapest fares.

The chart shows the impact that each weekday has on the price.

Travel tips

Best deals are often available if you fly on Tuesdays. Sundays are popular so tend to be priciest.

The chart shows the impact of the different combinatorial options of airports for this specific search.

Travel tips

Stop-off cities for indirect flights from New York to Los Angeles include Douglas, Saint Paul Intl and Sky Harbor Intl.

Of the possible routes between New York and Los Angeles best prices tend to be found on EWR - LAX.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on what time of the day the flight departs.

Travel tips

It's generally cheapest to take Morning flights from New York to Los Angeles.

Cost of living comparison between New York and Los Angeles

Compare cost of living in New York and Los Angeles

New York

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 14.72 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 78.49 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.88 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.57 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.83 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 8.66 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.15 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.7 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.45 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.45 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.23 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.03 USD

Los Angeles

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 10.98 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 53.98 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.33 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 1.96 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 6.85 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.85 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.45 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.5 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 2.45 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.08 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 21% lower in Los Angeles than New York, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 8%.

A domestic beer costs around USD 1 less in a Los Angeles restaurant than in New York, whilst a full bill is likely to be around 29% cheaper.

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Los Angeles weather forecast

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

Monday, Monday, July 21, 2014

28°C
17°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 22, 2014

29°C
19°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 23, 2014

31°C
21°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 24, 2014

32°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, July 25, 2014

31°C
21°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 26, 2014

31°C
21°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 27, 2014

30°C
20°C

Monday, Monday, July 28, 2014

33°C
22°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 29, 2014

34°C
21°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 30, 2014

29°C
22°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
September 03
147 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
September 19
160 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
September 23
163 USD
TravelPapa
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Aug 05 - Sep 13
480 USD
TravelPapa
JFK John F Kennedy
5h 57min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 0min
PHX 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 28
499 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 34min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 53min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Jul 28 - Aug 10
506 USD
Bookairfare
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
9h 22min
BOS 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 14min
BOS 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Oct 16 - Oct 23
228 USD
FlightNetwork
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 16min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 6min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Oct 10 - Oct 14
288 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 16min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 19min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Oct 15 - Oct 22
290 USD
TravelPapa
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
7h 40min
PHX 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
6h 56min
PHX 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
September 05
159 USD
AirTranAirways
LGA La Guardia
9h 0min
ATL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
October 27
159 USD
Virgin America Inc.
LGA La Guardia
9h 0min
ATL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
October 23
159 USD
Virgin America Inc.
LGA La Guardia
9h 0min
ATL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Oct 16 - Oct 23
228 USD
FlightNetwork
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 19min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 1min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Sep 19 - Sep 22
289 USD
US Airways
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 21min
PHX 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
10h 5min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Sep 11 - Sep 14
349 USD
US Airways
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 52min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 1min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
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