Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, United States

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Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:33 -05:00

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

Multiple Airlines
PHLLAX
Sun 1/21
nonstop
LAXPHL
Sun 1/21
nonstop
$102
Frontier
PHLLAX
Wed 4/3
1 stop
LAXPHL
Tue 4/9
1 stop
$208
Spirit
PHLLAX
Mon 2/5
1 stop
LAXPHL
Thu 2/8
1 stop
$210
JetBlue
PHLLAX
Sat 2/10
1 stop
LAXPHL
Tue 2/20
1 stop
$228
Major Airlines
PHLLAX
Sun 2/18
1 stop
LAXPHL
Thu 2/22
1 stop
$256
American
PHLLAX
Sun 1/21
1 stop
LAXPHL
Fri 1/26
1 stop
$313

How Much is a Flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $180.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?

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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California 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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $121 $289
7-14 days $102 $234
14-21 days $251 $228
21-30 days $251 $228
30-60 days $251 $212
60-90 days $291 $186
90+ days $291 $280

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California

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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$210$186$228$121$228 $102

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California. 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
$316
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$316 $240
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$240 $228
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$228 $234
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$234 $228
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$228

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California

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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is $296.

The average price for direct flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is $445.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 01:19 15:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California

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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California. 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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is $207.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is $293.

Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California flight time is 5 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles, California from Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California is 2,395 miles (3,854 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: There are 49 direct flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California.
Question: What are the most popular Philadelphia airlines for direct flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Los Angeles, California.

Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Philadelphia and Los Angeles, California. 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 Philadelphia to Los Angeles, California