Flights from Boston (BOS) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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$254RT including taxes
Sep 15 2018 Sep 19 2018
4 nights
Boston (BOS) to San Diego (SAN)
Flying with: United Airlines
$318RT including taxes
Aug 14 2018 Aug 21 2018
7 nights
Boston (BOS) to Sacramento (SAC)
Flying with: American Airlines

Travel information for Boston to Los Angeles

Avg. flight time fromBoston to Los Angeles6 hrs 18 mins
Distance from Boston to Los Angeles2600 miles
Here are some alternative departure airports for Boston
  • Bedford (BED) is only 15.6 miles from Boston
  • Worcester (ORH) is only 43.3 miles from Boston
  • Provincetown (PVC) is only 44.9 miles from Boston

How much do things cost in Los Angeles and Boston?

Boston is 4% more expensive than Los Angeles
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Additional useful information for Los Angeles

Experience the movie and TV capital of the world with a trip to Los Angeles. As soon as you arrive on a flight from Boston, you'll be greeted with blue skies, sunny weather and friendly locals. This enormous city provides a remarkable array of activities and sites, so you can find plenty to do whether you're in town for a weekend or a week. From packed sporting events to celebrity-spotting tours, Los Angeles leaves a lasting impression.

How long is the flight from Boston to Los Angeles?
Most flights from Boston to Los Angeles stay in the air for slightly less than six hours. Keep in mind that gate holds and taxiing add to this number; from gate to gate, your flight is likely to take about six and a half hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Boston to Los Angeles?
Multiple carriers fly direct from Boston to Los Angeles, so finding a flight on your favorite airline is a breeze. Choose from American, Delta and United and Virgin America. JetBlue also services this route.

How frequent are flights between Boston to Los Angeles?
Leave Boston at any time that works for you - with a minimum of 15 flights per day, finding a convenient departure is no problem.

Which airports serve Boston to Los Angeles?
The Logan International Airport is the jumping-off point for all nonstop flights from Boston to Los Angeles. Leave your car in one of the many onsite parking lots, take the Logan Express bus or hop on the Blue Line subway. When you get to California, your flight will land at the Los Angeles International Airport. A rental car is the easiest way to get around the city, but you can also take a taxi, use the FlyAway bus, or connect to the Los Angeles Metro.

Which direct flight route between Boston and Los Angeles is cheapest?
Thanks to the high level of competition on the Boston to Los Angeles route, flight prices all tend to be similar. Fares can change day to day, but with Cheapflights, you can find the best option for your date.

With its dizzying array of neighborhoods and attractions, Los Angeles is a thrilling vacation destination. If you're visiting with kids, head straight for the classic Disneyland theme park or the roller coaster on the Santa Monica Pier. For art buffs, the Getty Center and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art are must-see destinations. Check out the region's history at the Autry Museum of the American West, and then visit the La Brea Tar Pits to learn about the fate of ancient species. If you're dying to see a celebrity, watch a concert at the Hollywood Bowl or take a studio tour at Warner Bros. or Universal Studios.

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Facts and figures about flying from Boston to Los Angeles

  • If you’re flying between Boston and Los Angeles you will most likely travel with an Airbus A320-100/200
  • Flights from Boston to Los Angeles are cancelled 0.4 percent of the time
  • Flights from Boston to Los Angeles offer a Boeing 737-800 (winglets) as the smallest available aircraft
  • Passengers are most likely to connect via John F. Kennedy International, when flying between Boston and Los Angeles
  • Flights from Boston to Los Angeles offer a Boeing 757 Mixed as the largest available aircraft
  • There are on average 1592 seats available each day on flights from Boston to Los Angeles
  • American Airlines Inc. operates 83 flights per week between Boston and Los Angeles
  • Flights between Boston and Los Angeles are rarely subject to diversions
  • The average delay time for flights between Boston and Los Angeles is 4 hrs 10 mins

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