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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
362 USD for flights from New York to Los Angeles leaving on 9/7/2016 and returning on 10/14/2016
Low 247 USD
362 USD
High 687 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.
The cheapest flights from New York to Los Angeles are currently available between September and October.
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.
Sun Country Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the most popular choices flying from New York to Los Angeles.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sun Country Airlines
+22%
Frontier Airlines
+34%
Delta Air Lines
+36%
JetBlue Airways
+37%
American Airlines
+37%
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.
It's generally cheaper to take morning 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 scan 43 sites offering flights from New York to Los Angeles to find all the best options.
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 40 minutes.
Direct flights available: 1698 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
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Wednesday
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 2
441 USD
ExploreTrip
NYC NYC
5h 58min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 19min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 9
495 USD
Travel2beUS
NYC NYC
5h 47min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 28min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 1
623 USD
OneTravel
NYC NYC
5h 46min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 35min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 4
471 USD
GoToGateUS
NYC NYC
9h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
8h 17min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 5
473 USD
GoToGateUS
NYC NYC
9h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
7h 21min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jul 19
487 USD
PaylessFlights
NYC NYC
7h 38min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 37min
Direct
NYC NYC

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jul 15 - Aug 8
368 USD
TravelgenioUS
NYC NYC
5h 55min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 8min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 15 - Jul 20
370 USD
Cheapoair
NYC NYC
5h 46min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 20min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Jul 15 - Aug 15
380 USD
Smartfares
NYC NYC
18h 45min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
5h 15min
Direct
NYC NYC

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Jul 1 - Oct 9
376 USD
ExploreTrip
LAX LAX
5h 35min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
5h 50min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 1 - Jan 20
433 USD
VayamaDom
LAX LAX
5h 29min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 1 - Aug 4
438 USD
TravelgenioUS
LAX LAX
5h 8min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 0min
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
4.21 USD
4%
Los Angeles
4.05 USD
Cappuccino is 3.9% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MEAL
Inexpensive
New York
18.03 USD
17%
Los Angeles
15.03 USD
Meal is 17% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MILK
1 liter
New York
4.07 USD
9%
Los Angeles
3.69 USD
Milk is 9.3% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
BUS
One-way ticket
New York
2.76 USD
37%
Los Angeles
1.75 USD
Bus is 37% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
New York
15.03 USD
7%
Los Angeles
14.02 USD
movie theater is 6.7% cheaper in Los Angeles than New York
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