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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to New York, NY, United States - LAX to NYC Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:20 PM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to New York Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:20 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 25, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $460
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $347
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 17, 2016 $388
Sep 21, 2016 Sep 24, 2016 $388
Sep 23, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $388
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $347
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $347
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $392
Sun Country Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 20, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 $334
Jun 20, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 $334
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 $334
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 $297
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 16, 2016 $297
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $297
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $297
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 $297
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $347
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $347
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 $347
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 $347
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $347

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to New York, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $322.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Los Angeles to New York 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 Los Angeles to New York

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $398 $373
7-14 days $297 $362
14-21 days $297 $352
21-30 days $366 $334
30-60 days $367 $390
60-90 days $367 $367
90+ days $360 $304

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to New York

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$334 $297 $297 $297 $297 $347 $382

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to New York

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Los Angeles New York United 5/31/16 6/7/16 1 $395
June Los Angeles New York United 6/9/16 6/12/16 0 $297
July Los Angeles New York JetBlue 7/8/16 7/13/16 0 $367
August Los Angeles New York United 8/9/16 8/10/16 2 $345
September Los Angeles New York United 9/23/16 9/26/16 1 $304
October Los Angeles New York United 10/5/16 10/11/16 1 $311
November Los Angeles New York United 11/4/16 11/7/16 1 $318
December Los Angeles New York United 12/4/16 12/10/16 1 $304

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

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 Los Angeles to New York.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$347
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$347 $297
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$297 $351
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$351 $450
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$450 $450
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$450
TIPSave $53 by flying into Philadelphia instead of New York from Los Angeles

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC)

Your Los Angeles to New York 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 Los Angeles to New York is $408.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to New York is $406.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to New York
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 13 13 13 13 13 10 13 06:00 23:55
JetBlue 10 8 10 10 10 7 10 06:20 23:59
Delta 9 9 10 10 10 6 9 06:10 23:59
Virgin America 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 07:25 23:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC)

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 Los Angeles to New York. 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 Los Angeles to New York is $196.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to New York is $405.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $348
Ontario to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $304
Long Beach to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $356
Santa Ana to New York American, Alaska, United $300
Burbank to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $298
Los Angeles to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $297
Bakersfield to New York American, United $430
Santa Barbara to New York American, Alaska, United $430
Palm Springs to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $394
Palomar to New YorkCheck Dates
San Luis Obispo to New York American, United $432
Santa Maria to New York United $609
Tijuana to New York Interjet, American, AeroMexico, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America, Volaris $235
San Diego to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $348
Santa Ana to Newark American, Alaska, United $300
Ontario to Newark American, Alaska, United $304
Burbank to Newark American, Alaska, United $298
Long Beach to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $371
Los Angeles to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $283
Palm Springs to Newark American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $398
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $183
Los Angeles to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $250
San Luis Obispo to Newark American, United $432
Bakersfield to Newark American, United $602
Santa Barbara to Newark American, Alaska, United $430
Los Angeles to Westchester County American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $385
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $188
Palomar to NewarkCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $233
Santa Maria to Newark United $613

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC) Number of flights searched: 292Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:20 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles to New York 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 Los Angeles to New York.

Los Angeles to New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American ORD 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 FLL X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
Spirit FLL X X X X X X X
Sun Country MSP 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 STL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Los Angeles to New York Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to New York flight time is 5 hours and 32 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and New York?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to New York is 2468 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: There are 257 direct flights from Los Angeles to New York.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: American Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and New York.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: Chicago, IL
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