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 33,640,702 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 $461
Most expensive Southwest Airlines
Average price $628

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 8
Average price $445
Most expensive Week 48
Average price $711

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $461
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $936

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $512
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $582

Airport

Cheapest EWR-LAX
Average price $533
Most expensive JFK-LAX
Average price $563

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $544
Most expensive Noon
Average price $558

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 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 21 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

Momondo users most often book with Bookairfare, Faregeek or airtickets.com 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 10/27/2014 and 11/28/2014.

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: 14.88 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 74.42 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.96 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.62 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.94 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 8.68 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.29 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.73 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.49 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.49 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.25 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.05 USD

Los Angeles

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 11.99 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 51.98 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.29 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.03 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 6.86 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.81 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.31 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 25% lower in Los Angeles than New York, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 6%.

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 28% cheaper.

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Los Angeles weather forecast

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

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 20, 2014

29°C
18°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 21, 2014

31°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, August 22, 2014

30°C
19°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 23, 2014

28°C
18°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 24, 2014

28°C
18°C

Monday, Monday, August 25, 2014

28°C
17°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 26, 2014

31°C
21°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 27, 2014

36°C
21°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 28, 2014

34°C
22°C

Friday, Friday, August 29, 2014

34°C
24°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
September 27
159 USD
Faregeek
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 1min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Oct 01 - Oct 08
308 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
5h 55min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 15min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Nov 04 - Nov 11
309 USD
Faregeek
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
6h 15min
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
Sep 03 - Sep 15
314 USD
Smartfares
JFK John F Kennedy
15h 0min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 15min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Sep 02 - Sep 12
327 USD
Smartfares
JFK John F Kennedy
5h 49min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 5min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Sep 05 - Sep 07
341 USD
Tripsta
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 35min
Direct
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
Sep 24 - Sep 28
307 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 50min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Sep 27 - Sep 30
307 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 15min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Sep 11 - Sep 14
307 USD
OneTravel
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 50min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy

Just getting there

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
September 04
153 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
October 01
153 USD
Bookairfare
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 17min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
October 25
159 USD
AirTranAirways
LGA La Guardia
8h 50min
ATL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
Sep 17 - Sep 19
307 USD
Bookairfare
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 15min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 27
312 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 5min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Sep 12 - Sep 15
312 USD
Smartfares
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 5min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 10min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
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