Cheap flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles (BWI - LAX)

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The best prices from Baltimore/Washington to Los Angeles are usually found in August or May, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Baltimore (BWI) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best BWI to LAX flight in 2022: compare Baltimore to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
BWI - LAX
Price
$142 - $340
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Average price

$168

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$142

From Baltimore/Washington 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 Baltimore to Los Angeles?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles. 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.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 24 days in advance to save up to 22% 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 24 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 Baltimore to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $272, or $332 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Los Angeles from Baltimore average $280. You can even find prices in August for less than $280, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as $114. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from Baltimore. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 45%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Baltimore to Los Angeles (BWI - LAX)?

When flying from Baltimore to Los Angeles, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight in the morning.

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

The best prices found for BWI to LAX flights for May, June
8 Jun - 9 Jun
$332pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
10 Jun - 11 Jun
$352pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 2 Jun
$356pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Baltimore/Washington to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Baltimore found for this year
17 Aug - 27 Aug
$202pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$214pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
14 Sep - 14 Sep
$226pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Baltimore

Save time with Baltimore to Los Angeles direct flight deals
17 Aug - 27 Aug
$202pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
20 Aug - 27 Aug
$214pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
10 Aug - 17 Aug
$238pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Baltimore, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 2 Jun
$356pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
4 Jun - 15 Sep
$370pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 2 Jun
$376pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Baltimore

The cheapest one-way flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles
8:10 am - 6:33 pm
Sun Country Air
1 Stop
13h 23m
BWI - LAX
Sun Country Air
$166
Tripmonster
1:44 pm - 8:44 pm
Delta
1 Stop
10h 00m
BWI - LAX
Delta
$168
Delta
3:20 am - 7:49 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 29m
BWI - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$172
CheapOair

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Baltimore</span> to <span class="emphasized">Los Angeles</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Baltimore to Los Angeles

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

Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Los Angeles from Baltimore/Washington. Booking flights from Baltimore/Washington (BWI) to Los Angeles (LAX) should be relatively easy as there are 4 daily flights to Los Angeles from 10 different airlines. 5h 38m is how long a flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Baltimore/Washington to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American 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 Baltimore to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $202, but on average you can expect to pay $248.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles is less than $289.

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

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

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

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

How popular is this Baltimore to Los Angeles flight route?

Within the past month, 303 users have taken a look at flights from Baltimore/Washington to Los Angeles.

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

4 flight departures from Baltimore to Los Angeles per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 50% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and Sun Country Air fly from Baltimore to Los Angeles in about 5h 38m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 09m. The distance from Baltimore to Los Angeles is about 2336 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Baltimore to Los Angeles round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $202, was found to be the cheapest airline from Baltimore to Los Angeles. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Sun Country Air. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 2% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles are Spirit Airlines ($96), Sun Country Air ($137), and Delta ($168).

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Baltimore to Los Angeles are Singapore Airlines (93%), United Airlines (82%) and Air New Zealand (82%).

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

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Baltimore to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles?

The cheapest flight price from Baltimore to Los Angeles is $157. On average you can expect to pay $1,353. The most popular route, (Baltimore/Washington - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $202.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Baltimore?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Los Angeles within the United States

Most visitors from Baltimore/Washington need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Los Angeles.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to Baltimore from Los Angeles?

Returning to Baltimore/Washington from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Baltimore/Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Baltimore/Washington.

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Alternative routes for Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from BWI to LAX
5h 22m
Average temperature for May in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Los Angeles
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Baltimore

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 9 airlines flying from Baltimore/Washington to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Baltimore 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
Juneyao Airlines
$13 $23 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$74 $210 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$107 $342 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$107 $289 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$111 $355 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$129 $437 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$130 $247 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$138 $373 No cancel fee 69%
Sun Country Air
$148 $303 No cancel fee 83%

Hourly flight availability from Baltimore to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Baltimore towards Los Angeles.
Morning 6 AM to noon 69% of BWI to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 30% of BWI to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of BWI to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of BWI to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Baltimore to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Baltimore to Los Angeles.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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