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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl (LAX - JFK)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

LAX - JFK
Price
$257 - $397
JFK
Temperature
42.8 - 84.2 °F
JFK
Rainfall
2.2 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$257

From Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

One-way from

$41

One-way flight from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to John F. Kennedy Intl.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl (LAX - JFK)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl in December, January 2021

The best prices found for LAX to JFK flights for December, January
19 Jan - 22 Jan
$92pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Jan - 22 Jan
$113pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$126pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from Los Angeles found for this year
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$126pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$129pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$130pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl direct flight deals
28 Dec - 30 Dec
$157pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Mar - 24 Mar
$169pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Feb - 6 Feb
$171pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
13 Dec - 20 Dec
$133pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
13 Dec - 20 Dec
$143pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
13 Dec - 20 Dec
$144pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl
6:01 pm - 2:09 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
17h 08m
LAX - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$41
Gotogate
6:01 pm - 7:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
10h 04m
LAX - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$46
Gotogate
6:01 pm - 11:38 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 37m
LAX - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$47
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and John F. Kennedy Intl for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to New York John F Kennedy Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Los Angeles to New York John F Kennedy Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to New York John F Kennedy Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

JetBlue, Delta, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $92, but on average you can expect to pay $133.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl is less than $190.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl on average per day?

Per day, 18 flights depart from Los Angeles to New York John F Kennedy Intl on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 83% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 17% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or John F. Kennedy Intl?

In Los Angeles, there will be less rainfall in Los Angeles compared to John F. Kennedy Intl over the next 8 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than John F. Kennedy Intl?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in John F. Kennedy Intl is typically colder than in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl?

JetBlue can get you from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl in just under 5h 04m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. There are 2483 mi between Los Angeles and John F. Kennedy Intl. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl round-trip?

Flying on JetBlue is currently your cheapest option to John F. Kennedy Intl, with prices starting at $157. JetBlue is 47% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Destination information for John F. Kennedy Intl

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl
Flight duration
5h 40m
Average temperature for December in John F. Kennedy Intl
46.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in John F. Kennedy Intl
3.4 ″

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Top 7 airlines from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$98 $222 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$192 $322 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$128 $325 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$130 $336 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$128 $357 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$126 $361 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$148 $367 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Morning 6 AM to noon 66% of LAX to JFK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 27% of LAX to JFK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 6% of LAX to JFK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to JFK departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl
Sunday
38 daily flights
Monday
26 daily flights
Tuesday
23 daily flights
Wednesday
40 daily flights
Thursday
51 daily flights
Friday
44 daily flights
Saturday
28 daily flights
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