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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
290 USD for flights from New York to Los Angeles leaving on 4/15/2016 and returning on 5/20/2016
Low 240 USD
318 USD
High 794 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 April and May.
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
+22%
Frontier Airlines
+34%
Delta Air Lines
+36%
JetBlue Airways
+38%
American Airlines
+38%
Airtran Airways
+40%
Best time to fly
New York to Los Angeles flights are approximately 3% more expensive in the noon than in the morning.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
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 30 different sites.
Impact on price
La Guardia-Los Angeles Intl
+2%
Newark Liberty Intl-Los Angeles Intl
+2%
John F Kennedy-Los Angeles Intl
+9%
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: 1753 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.
You can fly from New York to Los Angeles Intl indirect via Saint Paul Intl, Love Field or Nth Kentucky.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 09
217 USD
OneTravel
NYC NYC
6h 13min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 7min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 07 - Feb 11
292 USD
TravelgenioUS
NYC NYC
6h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 10min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 07 - Feb 14
295 USD
EDreamsUS
NYC NYC
6h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 8min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 10
335 USD
SkyPickerUS
NYC NYC
13h 36min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
17h 39min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 08
420 USD
SkyPickerUS
NYC NYC
12h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
11h 7min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 11
439 USD
FlyFarUS
NYC NYC
9h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
7h 30min
1 stop
NYC NYC

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 20 - Feb 26
215 USD
SuperSaverSE
NYC NYC
13h 24min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
7h 57min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 20 - Feb 23
230 USD
BookairfareUS
NYC NYC
6h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 13min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 20 - Feb 25
238 USD
JustFly
NYC NYC
6h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
7h 30min
1 stop
NYC NYC

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 17
242 USD
JustFly
LAX LAX
5h 7min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 13min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 10
261 USD
Travel2beUS
LAX LAX
6h 56min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
8h 32min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 09
266 USD
BookairfareUS
LAX LAX
7h 24min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
9h 45min
1 stop
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
4.09 USD
5%
Los Angeles
3.89 USD
Cappuccino is 4.8% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
DOMESTIC BEER
0.5 liter
New York
5.9 USD
17%
Los Angeles
4.91 USD
Domestic beer is 17% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MEAL
Inexpensive
New York
17.68 USD
17%
Los Angeles
14.74 USD
Meal is 17% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MILK
1 liter
New York
1.05 USD
6%
Los Angeles
0.99 USD
Milk is 6.2% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
BUS
One-way ticket
New York
2.7 USD
36%
Los Angeles
1.72 USD
Bus is 36% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
New York
14.74 USD
7%
Los Angeles
13.76 USD
movie theater is 6.6% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
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