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Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, CA, United States - PIT to LAX Last modified: May 30, 2016 7:35 PM

Popular flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles Last modified: May 30, 2016 7:35 PM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $395
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $395
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $395
Sep 17, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $395
Sep 23, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $395
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 28, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $330
Sep 4, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $330
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $330
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $330
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $330
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $331
Aug 28, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $331
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $331
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $331
Sep 4, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $331

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $333.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $935 $573
7-14 days $642 $546
14-21 days $550 $394
21-30 days $433 $356
30-60 days $395 $336
60-90 days $371 $330
90+ days $347 $330

Cheapest Day To Fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$336 $334 $334 $331 $333 $331 $330

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Pittsburgh Los Angeles American 5/31/16 6/7/16 2 $581
June Pittsburgh Los Angeles United 6/25/16 7/4/16 1 $356
July Pittsburgh Los Angeles American 7/4/16 7/12/16 1 $336
August Pittsburgh Los Angeles American 8/28/16 8/31/16 1 $330
September Pittsburgh Los Angeles American 9/4/16 9/7/16 1 $330
October Pittsburgh Los Angeles United 10/29/16 11/5/16 1 $330
November Pittsburgh Los Angeles American 11/1/16 11/16/16 1 $331
December Pittsburgh Los Angeles United 12/22/16 12/31/16 1 $330

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$992
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$992 $764
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$764 $560
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$560 $465
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$465 $415
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$415

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT to LAX)

Your Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is $451.

The average price for non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is $383.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 06:40 06:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT 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 Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is $247.

The average price for round trip flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is $352.

Pittsburgh to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Pittsburgh to Los Angeles flight time is 5 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Pittsburgh and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is 2130 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 6 direct flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Pittsburgh and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT to LAX) Number of flights searched: 226Last modified: May 30, 2016 7:35 PM

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

Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X
American DCA X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / SLC X
United SFO X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Pittsburgh - PIT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Pittsburgh to Burbank American, United $278
Pittsburgh to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $374

Cheap Domestic Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $240
Baltimore to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $237
Buffalo to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $298
Columbus to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $273
Cleveland to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $178
Akron - Canton to Los Angeles American, United $376
Harrisburg to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $430
Charleston to Los Angeles American, United $429
Erie to Los Angeles American, United $368
Charlottesville to Los Angeles American, United $396
State College to Los Angeles American, United $482
Elmira - Corning to Los Angeles American $517
Huntington to Los Angeles American $453
Williamsport to Los Angeles American $603
Staunton to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Washington to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $294
Baltimore to Long Beach American, United $512
Baltimore to Burbank American, United $294
Washington to Burbank American, United $334
Columbus to Long Beach American, United $422
Washington to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $244
Buffalo to Burbank American $525
Buffalo to Long Beach JetBlue, United $592
Columbus to Burbank American, United $476
Baltimore to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $304
Washington to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $240

Cheap International Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Windsor to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $551
London to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $430
Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, CA, United States, from $330 Round trip from PIT to LAX