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Flights from Los Angeles to New York, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:15 -04:00

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Los Angeles to New York Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:15 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to New York. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Los Angeles to New York flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
LAXNYC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
NYCLAX
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$212
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United
LAXNYC
Tue 10/25
1 stop
NYCLAX
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$252
Select
Sun Country
LAXNYC
Fri 12/2
1 stop
NYCLAX
Thu 12/15
1 stop
$264
Select
Virgin America
LAXNYC
Sat 10/15
1 stop
NYCLAX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$276
Select
Virgin America
LAXNYC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
NYCLAX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$276
Select
Virgin America
LAXNYC
Wed 10/26
1 stop
NYCLAX
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$276
Select
JetBlue
LAXNYC
Sat 10/22
1 stop
NYCLAX
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$280
Select
Alaska
LAXNYC
Fri 10/21
1 stop
NYCLAX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$315
Select
Alaska
LAXNYC
Fri 10/21
1 stop
NYCLAX
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$315
Select
Alaska
LAXNYC
Fri 10/21
1 stop
NYCLAX
Fri 10/28
1 stop
$315
Select
Alaska
LAXNYC
Sat 10/22
1 stop
NYCLAX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$315
Select
Alaska
LAXNYC
Sat 10/22
1 stop
NYCLAX
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$315
Select
Frontier
LAXNYC
Tue 11/1
1 stop
NYCLAX
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$380
Select
Frontier
LAXNYC
Tue 11/8
1 stop
NYCLAX
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$380
Select
Spirit
LAXNYC
Sat 10/15
2 stops
NYCLAX
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$412
Select
Spirit
LAXNYC
Sat 10/29
2 stops
NYCLAX
Mon 10/31
2 stops
$412
Select
Spirit
LAXNYC
Tue 11/1
2 stops
NYCLAX
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$412
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How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles to New York?

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 $258.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to New York?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Los Angeles to New York?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Los Angeles to New York.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $421 $306
7-14 days $317 $270
14-21 days $286 $212
21-30 days $287 $252
30-60 days $282 $267
60-90 days $287 $264
90+ days $286 $272

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to New York

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to New York is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$274 $212 $257 $269 $264 $256 $273

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles to New York by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Los Angeles to New York flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Los Angeles New York American 9/30/16 10/8/16 1 $430
October Los Angeles New York American 10/18/16 10/26/16 1 $212
November Los Angeles New York American 11/8/16 11/15/16 1 $267
December Los Angeles New York Sun Country 12/2/16 12/15/16 1 $264
January Los Angeles New York American 1/28/17 2/7/17 1 $286
February Los Angeles New York United 2/2/17 2/4/17 2 $272
March Los Angeles New York United 3/1/17 3/21/17 1 $292
April Los Angeles New York JetBlue 4/8/17 4/13/17 0 $347

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles to New York

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Los Angeles to New York. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$304
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$304 $274
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$274 $270
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$270 $274
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$274 $274
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$274

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles to New York

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 $334.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to New York is $363.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles to New York - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 12 11 12 12 12 8 12 06:00 23:55
JetBlue 10 8 10 10 10 7 10 06:20 23:59
Delta 9 8 8 9 9 5 8 06:05 22:35
Virgin America 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 07:35 23:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles to New York

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 $148.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to New York is $313.

Los Angeles to New York Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to New York flight time is 5 hours and 28 minutes.
Question: How far is New York from Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to New York is 2,468 miles (3,971 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: There are 240 direct flights from Los Angeles to New York.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles to New York?
Answer: American Airlines provides 32% 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

Airlines in Los Angeles flying to New York Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:15 -04:00Number of routes searched: 942Number of itineraries searched: 8,143,586

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles to New York? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles airlines with flights to New York. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Los Angeles to New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
JetBlue -
Delta -
Spirit -
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American SEA
American CLT
American DFW
AeroMexico MEX
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
Alaska SAN
Alaska AUS
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue BUF
JetBlue LAS
Copa PTY
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
Spirit DEN
Spirit DTW
Spirit FLL
Spirit ORD
Sun Country MSP
United DEN
United SFO
United BOS
United CLE
Virgin America SFO
Virgin America FLL
Virgin America LAS
Virgin America DAL

Los Angeles to New York Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles and New York. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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