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The best prices from Atlanta to Los Angeles are usually found in February or September, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Atlanta (ATL) to Los Angeles (LAX)

ATL - LAX
Price
$217 - $343
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from $217 From Atlanta to Los Angeles
One-way from $35 One-way flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles
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 Atlanta to Los Angeles?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 19%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 17 days in advance, which can save you up to 8% on flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 17 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $87. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $97.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Atlanta. 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

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles in July, August 2020

The best prices found for ATL to LAX flights for July, August
8 Jul - 9 Jul
$80pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
9 Jul - 10 Jul
$86pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
21 Jul - 4 Aug
$87pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta found for this year
4 Aug - 18 Aug
$72pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$73pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
3 Aug - 5 Aug
$74pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Los Angeles direct flight deals
4 Aug - 18 Aug
$72pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$73pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
3 Aug - 5 Aug
$74pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Last minute flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta, departing today and this week
24 Jun - 16 Sep
$174pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
24 Jun - 17 Sep
$186pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
27 Jun - 1 Aug
$202pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
7:51 am - 9:28 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 37m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$35
Vayama
3:25 am - 5:14 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 49m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$36
FlightNetwork
7:51 am - 9:28 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 37m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$37
FlightNetwork

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Atlanta 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 Atlanta 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.

Can I find flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles is less than $88.

Are there last-minute flights available from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $200?

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

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles have been viewed 1,443 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is Delta Air Lines, Inc.. When flying this airline from Atlanta to Los Angeles on average you can expect to find 278 flights available for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 5 hours, covering about 1,214 miles.

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

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles on average per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Atlanta or Los Angeles?

Expected rainfall in Atlanta is less than in Los Angeles. You can expect this to be the case over the next 18 days.

Is Atlanta weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Los Angeles is typically the same as in Atlanta. 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.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Flight duration
4h 34m
Average temperature for July in Los Angeles
87.8 °F

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Los Angeles

Morning 6 AM to noon 45% of ATL to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of ATL to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 11% of ATL to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to LAX departures
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Sunday
44 daily flights
Monday
47 daily flights
Tuesday
43 daily flights
Wednesday
42 daily flights
Thursday
42 daily flights
Friday
44 daily flights
Saturday
43 daily flights