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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to New York, NY, United States - LAX to NYC Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:21 PM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to New York Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:21 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
Oct 8, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $384
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 4, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 $246
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 10, 2016 Aug 14, 2016 $495
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $349
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 $349
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $349
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $349
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $349
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 10, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $393
Sun Country Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 11, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $364
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 14, 2016 $364
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 21, 2016 $364
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 $364
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $364
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $270
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 18, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $327

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 $276.

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 $459 $393
7-14 days $448 $385
14-21 days $412 $338
21-30 days $331 $285
30-60 days $277 $281
60-90 days $270 $274
90+ days $277 $246

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
$277 $274 $277 $277 $270 $277 $274

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
June Los Angeles New York American 6/27/16 7/12/16 1 $436
July Los Angeles New York United 7/20/16 7/24/16 1 $285
August Los Angeles New York United 8/8/16 8/23/16 0 $277
September Los Angeles New York United 9/16/16 9/22/16 0 $270
October Los Angeles New York American 10/4/16 10/12/16 1 $246
November Los Angeles New York American 11/2/16 11/8/16 1 $269
December Los Angeles New York American 12/7/16 12/13/16 1 $284
January Los Angeles New York American 1/4/17 1/11/17 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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$513
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$513 $457
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$457 $442
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$442 $443
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$443 $443
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$443
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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 $375.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to New York is $346.

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 23:50
JetBlue 10 8 10 10 10 7 10 06:20 23:59
Delta 10 9 10 10 10 7 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 $179.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to New York is $364.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $275
Ontario to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $257
Long Beach to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $339
Santa Ana to New York American, Alaska, United $246
Burbank to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $270
Los Angeles to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $270
Bakersfield to New York American, United $432
Santa Barbara to New York American, Alaska, United $426
Palm Springs to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $350
Palomar to New YorkCheck Dates
San Luis Obispo to New York American, United $432
Santa Maria to New York United $432
Tijuana to New York Interjet, American, AeroMexico, Alaska, United, Volaris $531
San Diego to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $347
Santa Ana to Newark American, Alaska, United $259
Ontario to Newark American, Alaska, United $257
Burbank to Newark American, United $270
Long Beach to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $339
Los Angeles to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $287
Palm Springs to Newark American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $393
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $123
Los Angeles to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $259
San Luis Obispo to Newark American, United $432
Bakersfield to Newark American, United $432
Santa Barbara to Newark American, Alaska, United $426
Los Angeles to Westchester County American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $379
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $227
Palomar to NewarkCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $237
Santa Maria to Newark United $432

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to New York (LAX to NYC) Number of flights searched: 287Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:21 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 BOS 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 ORD X X X X X X X
Sun Country MSP X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America DAL X X X X X X X
Southwest DEN 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 259 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 33% 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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