Cheap flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles (ATL - LAX)

ATL — LAX
May 30 — Jun 61

The best prices from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles are usually found in August or July, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to LAX flight in 2022: compare Atlanta to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

ATL - LAX

Price

$141 - $343

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 36% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$141From Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles
One-way from$130One-way flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 47% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Users have found that booking a flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles at least 24 days early can save you up to 36% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 24 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for as little as $219 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $295 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Los Angeles from Atlanta average $220. You can even find prices in August for less than $220, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as $74. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from Atlanta. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 56%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles (ATL - LAX)?

It’s optimal to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 23% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles in May, June 2022

The best prices found for ATL to LAX flights for May, June
Jun 10 - Jun 10
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

12h 38m
$305

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 10 - Jun 10
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

12h 38m
$313

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 8 - Jun 8
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

12h 57m
$324

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Atlanta to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta found for this year
Oct 25 - Oct 25
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$153

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 19 - Sep 19
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 21m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$192

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Sep 17 - Sep 18
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$198

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles

Oct 25 - Oct 25
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$153

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 19 - Sep 19
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 21m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$192

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Sep 17 - Sep 18
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$198

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Aug 10 - Aug 16
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$201

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 16 - Aug 17
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$202

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 23 - Aug 30
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

4h 24m
$208

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Last minute flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta, departing today and this week
Jun 2 - Jun 2
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

15h 34m
$338

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 3 - Jun 3
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 46m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

17h 32m
$348

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

May 31 - May 31
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 43m
LAX

Los Angeles

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

1 stop

9h 49m
$361

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Oct 4
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 00m
$100

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Aug 16
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

4h 44m
$109

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 24
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 07m
$115

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Atlanta to Los Angeles flights.

What airports serve Atlanta to Los Angeles flights?

Airports that serve flights out from Atlanta to Los Angeles are limited to one each location. Atlanta has the busiest airport in the US available for flights, which is called the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is located in Atlanta, Georgia which is also one of the busiest cities in Georgia. Los Angeles also only has one airport which is Los Angeles International Airport, located in Los Angeles, California. Los Angeles International Airport is the fifth busiest airport in the world.

Which airlines fly directly from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Spirit Airlines has plenty of flights going directly from Atlanta to Los Angeles, with prices depending on the flight chosen from the airline. Another airline with flights is United Airlines. American Airlines also has flights available. All prices of flights vary from the airline chosen, the stopover times and the flight times as well. Travelers need to keep this in mind when finding tickets for flights.

What are the stopover options between Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Stopovers from Atlanta to Los Angeles can vary from airlines. Spirit Airlines has stopover options at McCarran International Airport located in Las Vegas, Nevada which can go as long as 6h 55m and another possible stopover at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport located in Louisiana which can be 6h and 54m. Denver International Airport located in Denver, Colorado is another possibility with times ranging from 7h-23h. Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in Maryland is another possibility for a stopover. United Airlines also has flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles with stopovers in Denver and Chicago.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

If you are a US Citizen you will not need a visa to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles due to them being domestic flights because they are both located inside the United States. What you will need is to show some form of photo identification to verify your identity to be able to board the plane. You could show a passport or your driver’s license as a form of photo identification.

What airports do I use to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Los Angeles from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson. Booking flights from Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) to Los Angeles (LAX) should be relatively easy as there are 45 daily flights to Los Angeles from 10 different airlines. 4h 33m is how long a flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $153, but on average you can expect to pay $213.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles is less than $240.

Are there last-minute flights available from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Saturday.

How popular is this Atlanta to Los Angeles flight route?

Within the past month, 527 users have taken a look at flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles.

How many flights depart from Atlanta to Los Angeles on average per day?

Per day, 13 flights depart from Atlanta to Los Angeles on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 31% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 31% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Departing from Atlanta to Los Angeles will take you 17h 05m. Atlanta and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 1953 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Atlanta to Los Angeles is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $153 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles are Spirit Airlines ($100), Allegiant Air ($130), and JetBlue ($169).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

The most popular airlines flying from Atlanta to Los Angeles are Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines and American Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Atlanta to Los Angeles on time: Qatar Airways (88%), China Southern (88%), American Airlines (87%).

What are the cheapest flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles? While on average our users pay $1,047, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $17. The most popular route (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Los Angeles), is priced around $153.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

If you’re looking for eco-friendly airlines flying to Los Angeles from Atlanta, then you’ll be glad to know that there are several carriers committed to sustainable travel that offer service between those cities. For example, Delta, Frontier Airlines, and even Jet Blue Airways have flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta every day. Delta’s commitment to sustainable travel begins on the ground with its massive investment in carbon-reduction programs including reforestation efforts and reduced jet fuel use on the tarmac and in the air. Likewise, Frontier Airlines is partnering with its passengers to reduce environmental harm by offering its "Green Class" upgrade, featuring more sustainable food options and straw-free beverage options. Finally, Jet Blue has instituted a number of policies including used uniform material recycling and the use of new, better efficient jets.

How can I fly more sustainably from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

You can be a part of promoting the sustainable travel movement by taking simple steps to making big changes. For example, it’s helpful to pack lighter for your trip to Los Angeles from Atlanta, as the reduction in weight will help save fuel during transportation to and from the airports in addition to while in the air. Next, it’s always the greener option to take public transportation. Why bother navigating the heavy traffic of the City of Angels when you can relax in a bus and let someone else drive? Finally, each airline has its own eco-friendly focus, whether that’s mainly recycling or reducing fuel waste and emissions. By choosing the one which best shares your passion as your travel, you’ll be doing yourself and the planet a favor.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to Los Angeles

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Top 5 airlines flying from Atlanta to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Atlanta to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$83Average$216FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$96Average$264FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$128Average$309FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$142Average$314FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta to Los Angeles
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
27%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
39%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
33%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Atlanta to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Sunday30daily flights
Monday58daily flights
Tuesday56daily flights
Wednesday43daily flights
Thursday52daily flights
Friday50daily flights
Saturday32daily flights