Cheap flights from Newark to Los Angeles (EWR - LAX)

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The best prices from Newark to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to LAX flight in 2021: compare Newark to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
EWR - LAX
Price
$236 - $416
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$236

From Newark to Los Angeles

One-way from

$100

One-way flight from Newark 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 Newark to Los Angeles?

Flights from Newark 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 Newark to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 20% 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 17 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 Newark to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $75, or $95 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Newark with a flight ticket averaging about $86. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $43. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark to Los Angeles (EWR - LAX)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Newark to Los Angeles in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 13% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Newark to Los Angeles in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EWR to LAX flights for May, June
18 May - 15 Jun
$182pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
5 Jun - 31 Aug
$189pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 May - 2 Jun
$191pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Newark found for this year
18 May - 15 Jun
$182pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
5 Jun - 31 Aug
$189pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 May - 2 Jun
$191pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Newark

Save time with Newark to Los Angeles direct flight deals
7 Oct - 11 Oct
$235pp
EWR
Newark
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
1 Oct - 16 Oct
$240pp
EWR
Newark
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
10 Sep - 25 Sep
$251pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Newark, departing today and this week
18 May - 15 Jun
$182pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
17 May - 24 May
$189pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 May - 2 Jun
$191pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Los Angeles
2:54 pm - 7:53 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
31h 59m
EWR - LAX
Frontier
$100
Kiwi.com
3:45 am - 7:53 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
43h 08m
EWR - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$106
Kiwi.com
3:30 am - 6:40 am
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
6h 10m
EWR - LAX
Alaska Airlines
$112
Travel2Be

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Newark to Los Angeles

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

Alaska Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Newark 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 Newark to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Los Angeles from Newark?

Located just 9.4 mi from the city center, Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Los Angeles from Newark. Booking flights from Newark to Los Angeles (LAX) should be relatively easy as there are 18 daily inbound flights from Newark from 9 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Newark to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $182, but on average you can expect to pay $201.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark to Los Angeles is less than $259.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Newark Intl to Los Angeles?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

4 flight departures from Newark to Los Angeles per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Newark Intl or Los Angeles?

In Newark Intl, there will be greater rainfall in Newark Intl compared to Los Angeles over the next 17 days.

Is Newark Intl weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Newark Intl.

How long is the flight from Newark to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Newark to Los Angeles in 8h 16m. Fly via Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. Newark and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 2462 mi.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($182), and American Airlines ($204) offers the cheapest pricing from Newark to Los Angeles. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 38% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $72 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $89 and Alaska Airlines from $112 one-way.

Alternative routes for Newark 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 Newark to Los Angeles.
Average temperature for May in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Los Angeles
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 8 airlines flying from Newark to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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
$82 $213 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$85 $237 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$118 $266 No cancel fee 71%
Sun Country Air
$160 $273 No cancel fee 83%
Delta
$127 $277 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$118 $301 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$138 $327 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$151 $378 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Newark to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark towards Los Angeles.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 68% of EWR to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 31% of EWR to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of EWR to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of EWR to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Newark to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to Los Angeles.
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
23 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
23 daily flights
Friday
17 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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