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

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The best prices from Atlanta to Los Angeles are usually found in August or July, booked 24 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)

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to LAX flight in 2021: 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
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$141

From Atlanta to Los Angeles

One-way from

$68

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 21%.

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 20% 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 $75. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $95.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Atlanta. Prices for April average $86 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $43. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in April

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Atlanta to Los Angeles in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 23% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles in June, July 2021

The best prices found for ATL to LAX flights for June, July
3 Jul - 7 Jul
$143pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
24 Jul - 11 Aug
$149pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
14 Jul - 16 Jul
$150pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta found for this year
17 Aug - 17 Aug
$78pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$100pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1 Sep - 7 Sep
$106pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Los Angeles direct flight deals
16 Sep - 22 Sep
$127pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
11 Aug - 17 Aug
$140pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
18 Aug - 31 Aug
$147pp
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
3 Jul - 7 Jul
$143pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
29 Jun - 4 Jul
$153pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
3 Jul - 7 Jul
$159pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
5:42 am - 7:45 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 03m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$68
Kiwi.com
5:42 am - 7:45 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 03m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$70
Kiwi.com
11:40 am - 1:45 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 05m
ATL - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$81
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Related info for your journey

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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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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.

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 43 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.

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 $78, but on average you can expect to pay $121.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles is less than $165.

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: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles have been viewed 1,441 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 8 flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Los Angeles on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% 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 16 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.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles?

For as low as $155, Spirit Airlines can have you in Los Angeles from Atlanta in 4h 58m. There are 1953 mi between Atlanta and Los Angeles. All flights are typically nonstop.

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 $78 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is priced at 64% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $46.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Atlanta to Los Angeles.
Flight duration
4h 43m
Average temperature for June in Los Angeles
82.4 °F

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 7 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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$98 $222 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$127 $239 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$117 $254 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$125 $309 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$171 $321 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$133 $357 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$173 $374 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta towards Los Angeles.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 37% of ATL to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 32% of ATL to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 30% of ATL to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
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.
Sunday
44 daily flights
Monday
50 daily flights
Tuesday
44 daily flights
Wednesday
44 daily flights
Thursday
42 daily flights
Friday
51 daily flights
Saturday
32 daily flights
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