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

$87

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.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 21 days in advance to save up to 26% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 21 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $229, or $301 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to John F. Kennedy Intl from Los Angeles. Users have commonly found prices around $235 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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 February, March 2021

8 Mar - 12 Mar
$161pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 13 Mar
$162pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Mar - 11 Mar
$164pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl 2021 flight deals

8 Mar - 12 Mar
$161pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Mar - 13 Mar
$162pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Mar - 11 Mar
$164pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

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

17 Mar - 21 Mar
$168pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Mar - 23 Apr
$171pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Apr - 20 Apr
$172pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

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

4 Mar - 11 Mar
$164pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Mar - 11 Mar
$170pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Mar - 9 Mar
$175pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

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

2:00 am - 6:19 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 19m
LAX - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$87
Priceline
6:20 pm - 10:17 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
12h 57m
LAX - JFK
American Airlines
4:30 am - 12:48 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 18m
LAX - JFK
JetBlue

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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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $161, but on average you can expect to pay $176.

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.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 40 flights depart from Los Angeles to New York John F Kennedy Intl on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 3% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 68% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 5% of flight departures

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

In Los Angeles, there will be greater rainfall in Los Angeles compared to John F. Kennedy Intl over the next 10 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?

Major Airline, JetBlue, and American Airlines can get you from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl in just under 5h 10m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. There are 2483 mi between Los Angeles and John F. Kennedy Intl. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl round-trip?

Flying on Major Airline is currently your cheapest option to John F. Kennedy Intl, with prices starting at $161. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by JetBlue and Alaska Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $175 and $182, respectively. Major Airline is 46% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $78 on Alaska Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Major Airline from $79 and JetBlue from $88 one-way.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to John F. Kennedy Intl

Destination information for John F. Kennedy Intl

Flight duration
5h 49m
Average temperature for February in John F. Kennedy Intl
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in John F. Kennedy Intl
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing New York

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

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 55% of LAX to JFK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 41% of LAX to JFK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 3% 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
45 daily flights
Monday
38 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
32 daily flights
Thursday
56 daily flights
Friday
39 daily flights
Saturday
36 daily flights
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