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The best prices from Miami to Los Angeles are usually found in September or February, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Miami (MIA) to Los Angeles (LAX)

MIA - LAX
Price
$279 - $382
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$279

From Miami to Los Angeles

One-way from

$48

One-way flight from Miami 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 Miami to Los Angeles?

Flights from Miami to Los Angeles are found to be more expensive on Saturday. 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 Miami to Los Angeles?

Find a great deal and save up to 8% by booking at least 17 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Miami to Los Angeles within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $87.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Miami with a flight ticket averaging about $95. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Miami to Los Angeles (MIA - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Miami to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 8% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Miami to Los Angeles in October, November 2020

The best prices found for MIA to LAX flights for October, November
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$94pp
MIA
Miami
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$102pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$103pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Miami to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Miami found for this year
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$78pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MIA
Miami
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$94pp
MIA
Miami
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
4 Dec - 4 Dec
$97pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Miami

Save time with Miami to Los Angeles direct flight deals
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$94pp
MIA
Miami
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
4 Dec - 4 Dec
$97pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$102pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami

Last minute flights from Miami to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Miami, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 2 Nov
$103pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MIA
Miami
27 Oct - 31 Oct
$138pp
MIA
Miami
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MIA
Miami
28 Oct - 2 Nov
$139pp
MIA
Miami
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MIA
Miami

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Miami

The cheapest one-way flights from Miami to Los Angeles
4:00 am - 6:34 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
5h 34m
MIA - LAX
Major Airline
$48
StudentUniverse
4:45 am - 6:51 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
17h 06m
MIA - LAX
American Airlines
8:10 am - 5:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 45m
MIA - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$94
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Miami to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Miami 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 Miami 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 Miami to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Miami to Los Angeles include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Miami to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Miami to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $123.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Miami to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Miami to Los Angeles is less than $165.

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

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

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Miami to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 327 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Per day, 2 flights depart from Miami to Los Angeles on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Miami or Los Angeles?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Miami is typically greater than that of Los Angeles. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is Miami weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in July. The weather in Los Angeles is generally colder than Miami's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Miami to Los Angeles?

Departing from Miami to Los Angeles will take you 5h 30m. Miami and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 2351 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 Miami to Los Angeles round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Miami to Los Angeles is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $78 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Major Airline and American Airlines, starting at $94 and $97 round-trip. Users have found that Frontier is 76% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $39. However, be on the lookout for offers from Major Airline and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Miami to Los Angeles for a low price.

Alternative routes for Miami to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Miami to Los Angeles
Flight duration
5h 19m
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Miami

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Hourly flight availability from Miami to Los Angeles

Evening 6 PM to midnight 54% of MIA to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of MIA to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 2% of MIA to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MIA to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Miami to Los Angeles
Sunday
22 daily flights
Monday
23 daily flights
Tuesday
22 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
23 daily flights
Friday
22 daily flights
Saturday
22 daily flights
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