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

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

JFK - LAX
Price
$273 - $454

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$273

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International

One-way from

$124

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

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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International?

Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International 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 Los Angeles International.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 8% 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 17 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $87, or $97 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles International from John F. Kennedy Intl. Prices for September average $95 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 12% on your journey compared to booking in September

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

It’s optimal to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 7% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International in October, November 2020

The best prices found for JFK to LAX flights for October, November
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$225pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Nov - 15 Nov
$252pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Nov - 29 Jan
$253pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles International from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
12 Dec - 15 Dec
$208pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Dec - 15 Dec
$209pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Dec - 15 Dec
$210pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

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

Save time with John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International direct flight deals
5 Jan - 10 Jan
$265pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Dec - 5 Jan
$266pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Dec - 5 Jan
$267pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles International from John F. Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 9 Nov
$287pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Oct - 8 Nov
$292pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
25 Oct - 31 Oct
$296pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
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Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

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

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International
1:10 am - 12:05 pm
Delta
2 Stops
13h 55m
JFK - LAX
Delta
$124
Amsalem
5:15 am - 1:11 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
10h 56m
JFK - LAX
Alaska Airlines
$133
Travelgenio
3:30 am - 12:50 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
12h 20m
JFK - LAX
JetBlue

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles 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 John F. Kennedy Intl and Los Angeles 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are JetBlue, Delta, and Alaska Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $208, but on average you can expect to pay $243.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International is less than $284.

Are there last-minute flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

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

11 flight departures from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 18% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 73% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 9% of flight departures

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

The rainfall in John F. Kennedy Intl is generally less than the rainfall in Los Angeles. This will continue over the next 12 days.

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

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in John F. Kennedy Intl.

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

There are many flights that can get you from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International in 5h 59m. Fly via American Airlines, Major Airline, or Alaska Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance between John F. Kennedy Intl and Los Angeles International is about 2483 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $208 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Major Airline and Alaska Airlines, starting at $265 and $267 round-trip. Users have found that American Airlines is 38% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $111. Users have also found prices from $120 and $124 on American Airlines and JetBlue, respectively.

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International

Destination information for Los Angeles International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International
Flight duration
5h 51m

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Los Angeles

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

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 53% of JFK to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 44% of JFK to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 2% of JFK to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 1% of JFK to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from John F. Kennedy Intl to Los Angeles International
Sunday
78 daily flights
Monday
67 daily flights
Tuesday
62 daily flights
Wednesday
65 daily flights
Thursday
67 daily flights
Friday
76 daily flights
Saturday
55 daily flights
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