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 21,696,207 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.

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 8
Average price $388
Most expensive Week 27
Average price $762

Airline

Cheapest Sun Country Airlines
Average price $453
Most expensive Southwest Airlines
Average price $652

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $434
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $923

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $482
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $565

Airport

Cheapest EWR-LAX
Average price $511
Most expensive JFK-LAX
Average price $542

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $521
Most expensive Noon
Average price $539

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

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

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

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

Travel tips

Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between 6/28/2014 and 8/1/2014.

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.

Popular booking sites for this route are look2fly, FlightNetwork and FlightFinder.

Momondo users most frequently choose to fly from New York to Los Angeles with either United Airlines, Delta Air Lines or Virgin America.

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

Travel tips

New York to Los Angeles flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.

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

Travel tips

Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.

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 Hartsfield Jackson.

Fly EWR - LAX for the best New York to Los Angeles flight prices saving up to 6% on average.

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

Travel tips

New York to Los Angeles flights are approximately 3% more expensive in the Noon than in the Morning.

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: 14.98 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 74.9 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.5 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 3.05 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 8.36 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.15 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.82 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.5 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.5 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.26 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

Los Angeles

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 10.96 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 49.85 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.98 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.3 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 1.63 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 5.15 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.47 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.28 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.49 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.99 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 2.5 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

Transport is cheaper in New York than in Los Angeles by approximately 5%. Consumer prices in general are 49% higher.

You'll pay around 31% more for a restaurant meal in New York than in Los Angeles.

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Los Angeles weather forecast

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

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

22°C
13°C

Thursday, Thursday, April 24, 2014

22°C
13°C

Friday, Friday, April 25, 2014

18°C
10°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 26, 2014

21°C
10°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 27, 2014

20°C
13°C

Monday, Monday, April 28, 2014

28°C
16°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 29, 2014

35°C
18°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 30, 2014

30°C
18°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 01, 2014

26°C
16°C

Friday, Friday, May 02, 2014

23°C
14°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
May 30
133 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 34min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
June 04
134 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 33min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
May 17 - May 20
310 USD
Smartfares
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
6h 0min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
5h 25min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
May 03 - May 09
323 USD
US Airways
LGA La Guardia
8h 44min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 46min
PHL 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 04
324 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 44min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
10h 31min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
May 01 - May 04
324 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 44min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 33min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jan 31 - Feb 04
282 USD
FlightNetwork
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
7h 45min
DTW 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
6h 40min
MSP 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
May 30 - Jun 08
282 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 34min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
10h 33min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Jun 04 - Jun 30
346 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 33min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
8h 41min
PHX 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New York
One-way trip
May 10
140 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
10h 14min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
May 09
140 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 3min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
One-way trip
February 10
144 USD
FlightNetwork
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 31min
ATL 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York
Return trip
May 06 - May 08
273 USD
US Airways
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 55min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 3min
CLT 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Oct 31 - Nov 04
282 USD
FlightNetwork
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 30min
SLC 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
7h 0min
CVG 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Feb 06 - Feb 20
284 USD
FlightNetwork
LAX Los Angeles Intl
7h 4min
DTW 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
7h 51min
MSP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
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