Flights from Los Angeles, California to New York, United States

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Los Angeles, California to New York City Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:53 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to New York City. Multiple Airlines & Spirit frequently offer the best deals to New York City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
LAXNYC
Mon 1/8
nonstop
NYCLAX
Wed 1/17
nonstop
$126
Spirit
LAXNYC
Fri 2/2
nonstop
NYCLAX
Tue 2/13
nonstop
$145
Frontier
LAXNYC
Sat 5/4
1 stop
NYCLAX
Tue 5/7
1 stop
$184
JetBlue
LAXNYC
Tue 2/20
nonstop
NYCLAX
Thu 2/22
nonstop
$217
United
LAXNYC
Thu 2/22
nonstop
NYCLAX
Mon 2/26
nonstop
$217
Alaska
LAXNYC
Tue 2/13
nonstop
NYCLAX
Thu 2/22
nonstop
$223

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles, California to New York City?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles, California to New York City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $238.

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

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Los Angeles, California to New York City 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, California to New York City?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $126 $232
7-14 days $174 $214
14-21 days $200 $204
21-30 days $200 $204
30-60 days $200 $204
60-90 days $207 $216
90+ days $219 $226

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles, California to New York City

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles, California to New York City is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$126$126$203$203$174$630$203

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles, California to New York City 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, California to New York City flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Los Angeles, California New York City Multiple Airlines 1/8/24 1/17/24 0 $126
February Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 2/6/24 2/12/24 0 $200
March Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 3/1/24 3/3/24 0 $203
April Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 4/2/24 4/5/24 0 $223
May Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 5/1/24 5/15/24 0 $219
June Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 6/2/24 6/9/24 0 $223
July Los Angeles, California New York City Spirit 7/2/24 7/8/24 0 $223
August Los Angeles, California New York City JetBlue 8/1/24 8/11/24 1 $226

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$242
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$242 $207
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$207 $203
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$203 $203
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$203 $203
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$203

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City

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, California to New York City is $252.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City is $271.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 12 12 12 12 12 9 12 01:00 17:25
Major Airlines 10 10 10 10 10 6 10 01:05 18:55

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

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, California to New York City. 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, California to New York City is $120.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City is $258.

Los Angeles, California to New York City Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles, California to New York City?
Answer: The average Los Angeles, California to New York City flight time is 5 hours and 28 minutes.
Question: How far is New York City from Los Angeles, California?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles, California to New York City is 2,468 miles (3,971 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City?
Answer: There are 147 direct flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles, California airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City?
Answer: American Airlines provides 55% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles, California and New York City.

Los Angeles, California to New York City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles, California and New York City. 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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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles, California to New York City