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 41,221,336 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 $455
Most expensive Southwest Airlines
Average price $587

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 8
Average price $444
Most expensive Week 1
Average price $688

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $451
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $916

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $502
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $565

Airport

Cheapest EWR-LAX
Average price $515
Most expensive JFK-LAX
Average price $550

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $528
Most expensive Noon
Average price $543

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 Delta Air Lines 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 December and July.

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 Tripsta, FlyFar or Bookairfare 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 12/30/2014 and 1/30/2015.

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.

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
November 08
173 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 25min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
November 11
173 USD
Faregeek
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 15min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Dec 09 - Dec 16
340 USD
Bookairfare
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
6h 20min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 20min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Oct 30 - Nov 02
355 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 17min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 50min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Nov 02 - Nov 04
370 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 30min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 17min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Oct 22 - Oct 26
459 USD
Tripsta
LGA La Guardia
7h 31min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 50min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jan 13 - Jan 20
276 USD
Tripsta
LGA La Guardia
7h 45min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 37min
CLT 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 26
281 USD
Faregeek
LGA La Guardia
7h 45min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 5min
PHL 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
Return trip
Jan 22 - Jan 28
336 USD
Tripsta
LGA La Guardia
7h 45min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 19min
CLT 1 stop
LGA La Guardia

Just getting there

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
November 14
145 USD
SkyPicker
JFK John F Kennedy
31h 51min
LAS 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
November 11
162 USD
Faregeek
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 16min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
November 15
167 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 20min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Dec 16 - Jan 06
274 USD
Tripsta
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 19min
CLT 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
10h 25min
PHL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Nov 15 - Dec 04
304 USD
Tripsta
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 21min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
LGA La Guardia
8h 43min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Nov 11 - Nov 11
328 USD
Virgin America Inc.
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 9min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 15min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl

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Los Angeles weather forecast

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

Monday, Monday, October 20, 2014

24°C
17°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 21, 2014

27°C
15°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 22, 2014

28°C
19°C

Thursday, Thursday, October 23, 2014

29°C
20°C

Friday, Friday, October 24, 2014

31°C
15°C

Saturday, Saturday, October 25, 2014

28°C
17°C

Sunday, Sunday, October 26, 2014

27°C
15°C

Monday, Monday, October 27, 2014

25°C
14°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 28, 2014

26°C
13°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 29, 2014

27°C
13°C

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: 15.04 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 75.23 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.02 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.69 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 3.01 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 9.32 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.61 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.84 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.51 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.51 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.27 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

Los Angeles

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 12.02 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 50.1 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.01 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.28 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.28 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 6.22 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.61 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.25 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.5 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.01 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 2.39 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.08 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 35% lower in Los Angeles than New York, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 5%.

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 32% cheaper.

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