Cheap Flights from New York to Los Angeles, CA, United States - NYC to LAX Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:36 AM
Popular flights from New York to Los Angeles Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:36 AM
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.
When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from New York to Los Angeles (NYC to LAX)?
Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from New York 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 New York to Los Angeles
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from New York to Los Angeles should be booked.
|Advanced Purchase||Non Stop||One Stop|
|< 7 days||$485||$378|
Lowest Fares Chart By Month from New York to Los Angeles
The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from New York to Los Angeles.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|July||New York||Los Angeles||American||7/27/16||8/3/16||1||$391|
|August||New York||Los Angeles||JetBlue||8/26/16||9/3/16||0||$277|
|September||New York||Los Angeles||Virgin America||9/20/16||10/4/16||1||$268|
|October||New York||Los Angeles||American||10/12/16||10/15/16||1||$246|
|November||New York||Los Angeles||American||11/2/16||11/7/16||1||$268|
|December||New York||Los Angeles||JetBlue||12/1/16||12/5/16||0||$277|
|January||New York||Los Angeles||American||1/11/17||1/17/17||0||$277|
|February||New York||Los Angeles||American||2/6/17||2/14/17||0||$277|
Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from New York 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 New York to Los Angeles.
Next 30 Days
Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from New York to Los Angeles (NYC to LAX)
Your New York 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 New York to Los Angeles is $327.
The average price for non-stop flights from New York to Los Angeles is $306.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from New York to Los Angeles.
|Carrier||Mon||Tue||Wed||Thu||Fri||Sat||Sun||Earliest Flight||Latest Flight|
Round Trip vs One Way Flights from New York to Los Angeles (NYC 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 New York 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 New York to Los Angeles is $183.
The average price for round trip flights from New York to Los Angeles is $315.
New York to Los Angeles Flight Questions
Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:
Airports for Your Route
These pages contain information about the major airports in New York and Los Angeles, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.
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Cheap Domestic Flights from New York - NYC
|New York to Las Vegas||American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America||$244|
|New York to Burbank||American, Alaska, JetBlue, United||$268|
|New York to Long Beach||American, Alaska, JetBlue, United||$290|
|New York to San Francisco||American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America||$286|
|New York to Santa Ana||American, Alaska, United||$246|
|New York to San Diego||American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America||$285|