Cheap flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT - LAX)

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The best prices from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles are usually found in August or January, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Pittsburgh (PIT) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best PIT to LAX flight in 2021: compare Pittsburgh to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
PIT - LAX
Price
$164 - $295
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$164

From Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

One-way from

$56

One-way flight from Pittsburgh 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 month to fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?

August can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Pittsburgh with a flight ticket averaging about $213. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $95. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles (PIT - LAX)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 23% on flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets at noon.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 18 days in advance to save up to 24% 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 18 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $178, or $238 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles in October, November 2021

The best prices found for PIT to LAX flights for October, November
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$96pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh
4 Nov - 11 Nov
$105pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh
4 Nov - 13 Nov
$106pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Pittsburgh found for this year
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$96pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$97pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
4 Nov - 11 Nov
$105pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Pittsburgh

Save time with Pittsburgh to Los Angeles direct flight deals
4 Nov - 4 Nov
$114pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh
1 Nov - 6 Nov
$115pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$116pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh

Last minute flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Pittsburgh, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 30 Oct
$124pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PIT
Pittsburgh
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$125pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$127pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PIT
Pittsburgh

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Pittsburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
2:40 am - 4:59 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 19m
PIT - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$56
mytrip.com
2:30 am - 4:47 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 17m
PIT - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$57
FareScan
2:30 am - 4:56 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 26m
PIT - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$58
hutchgo.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

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

You will need to book a flight from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles if you want to fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles. At least 8 different airlines have flights from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Los Angeles (LAX) on a regular basis. There is 1 flight to Los Angeles from the Pittsburgh airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from PIT to LAX to be around 5h 07m.

Which airlines flying from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $96, but on average you can expect to pay $113.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is less than $136.

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

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

How popular is this Pittsburgh to Los Angeles flight route?

This flight path from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles was viewed by 318 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles round-trip from $96. Spirit Airlines is 54% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

When booking a flight from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $68. While the most popular route (Pittsburgh - Los Angeles) can be booked for $97 on average our data indicates $600 when flying from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Pittsburgh must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Pittsburgh are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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

Returning to Pittsburgh from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Pittsburgh.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Pittsburgh.

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Alternative routes for Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from PIT to LAX
4h 50m
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Pittsburgh

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines flying from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Pittsburgh 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
Spirit Airlines
$103 $239 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$118 $217 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$132 $290 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$132 $302 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$132 $272 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$157 $292 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Pittsburgh towards Los Angeles.
Morning 6 AM to noon 57% of PIT to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 43% of PIT to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of PIT to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of PIT to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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