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Cheap Flights from Boston to Los Angeles, CA, United States - BOS to LAX Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 6:49 AM

Popular flights from Boston to Los Angeles Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 6:49 AM

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American
BOSLAX
Sat 10/1
nonstop
LAXBOS
Tue 10/4
nonstop
$255
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United
BOSLAX
Wed 9/14
nonstop
LAXBOS
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$259
Select
Virgin America
BOSLAX
Wed 9/14
nonstop
LAXBOS
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$259
Select
JetBlue
BOSLAX
Tue 9/6
nonstop
LAXBOS
Sat 9/10
nonstop
$261
Select
JetBlue
BOSLAX
Tue 9/6
nonstop
LAXBOS
Mon 9/12
nonstop
$261
Select
JetBlue
BOSLAX
Tue 9/6
nonstop
LAXBOS
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$261
Select
JetBlue
BOSLAX
Wed 9/7
nonstop
LAXBOS
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$261
Select
JetBlue
BOSLAX
Fri 9/9
nonstop
LAXBOS
Mon 9/12
nonstop
$261
Select
Sun Country
BOSLAX
Wed 6/29
1 stop
LAXBOS
Sun 7/3
1 stop
$308
Select
Alaska
BOSLAX
Wed 9/14
1 stop
LAXBOS
Wed 9/21
1 stop
$354
Select
Spirit
BOSLAX
Wed 10/5
2 stops
LAXBOS
Mon 10/10
2 stops
$446
Select
Spirit
BOSLAX
Fri 10/21
2 stops
LAXBOS
Mon 10/24
2 stops
$446
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Boston to Los Angeles (BOS to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $261.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Boston to Los Angeles (BOS to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Boston to Los Angeles based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Boston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Boston to Los Angeles should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $341 $308
7-14 days $341 $273
14-21 days $403 $273
21-30 days $371 $312
30-60 days $261 $265
60-90 days $259 $261
90+ days $255 $263

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Boston to Los Angeles.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$261 $261 $259 $261 $261 $261 $261

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Boston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Boston to Los Angeles.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Boston Los Angeles Sun Country 6/29/16 7/3/16 1 $308
July Boston Los Angeles United 7/12/16 7/13/16 1 $273
August Boston Los Angeles American 8/31/16 9/4/16 0 $261
September Boston Los Angeles American 9/14/16 9/20/16 0 $259
October Boston Los Angeles American 10/1/16 10/4/16 0 $255
November Boston Los Angeles American 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $261
December Boston Los Angeles American 12/1/16 12/5/16 0 $261
January Boston Los Angeles American 1/4/17 1/8/17 1 $287

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Boston to Los Angeles

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Boston to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$430
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$430 $341
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$341 $417
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$417 $454
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$454 $381
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$381

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Boston to Los Angeles (BOS to LAX)

Your Boston to Los Angeles flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Boston to Los Angeles is $338.

The average price for non-stop flights from Boston to Los Angeles is $259.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Boston to Los Angeles.

Nonstop Flight Details from Boston to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:40 18:22
JetBlue 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:39 20:40
Delta 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 07:32 18:21
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:06 18:16
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 09:00 17:45

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Boston to Los Angeles (BOS to LAX)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Boston to Los Angeles. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Boston to Los Angeles is $170.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Los Angeles is $312.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $270
Newark to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $270
Hartford to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $366
Providence to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $368
Albany to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $368
Portland to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $362
Burlington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $435
Manchester to Los Angeles American, United $368
Westchester County to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $377
Long Island MacArthur to Los Angeles American $431
Bangor to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $562
Newburgh to Los AngelesCheck Dates
New Haven to Los Angeles American $400
Nantucket to Los Angeles American, JetBlue, United Check Dates
Martha's Vineyard to Los Angeles American, JetBlue, United $555
New York to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $254
New York to Burbank American, JetBlue, United $277
New York to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $285
New York to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
New York to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $246
Boston to Long Beach American, JetBlue, United $261
New York to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $275
Boston to Burbank American, JetBlue, United $368
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Newark to Burbank American, United $277
Newark to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $325
New York to Ontario American, Alaska, United $270
New York to London Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Euro Atlantic $466
Newark to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $277
Boston to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $273

Airlines Flying from Boston to Los Angeles (BOS to LAX) Number of flights searched: 327Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 6:50 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Boston to Los Angeles with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Boston to Los Angeles.

Boston to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHL X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X
JetBlue JFK X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Spirit ORD X X X X X X X
Sun Country MSP X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United CLE X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America SFO X X X X X X X
Southwest MKE X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Boston and Los Angeles, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Boston to Los Angeles Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Boston to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Boston to Los Angeles flight time is 6 hours and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Boston and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Boston to Los Angeles is 2604 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Boston to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 110 direct flights from Boston to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Boston to Los Angeles?
Answer: American Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Boston and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Boston to Los Angeles?
Answer: New York, NY
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