Cheap flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles (RDU - LAX)

RDU — LAX
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Raleigh-Durham to Los Angeles are usually found in September or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Raleigh (RDU) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to LAX flight in 2022: compare Raleigh to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

RDU - LAX

Price

$207 - $642

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 43% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 44% potential price drop
Round-trip from$207From Raleigh-Durham to Los Angeles
One-way from$84One-way flight from Raleigh-Durham to Los Angeles

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

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Los Angeles. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Raleigh to Los Angeles at least 61 days early can save you up to 42% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles for as little as $392 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $449 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Raleigh. Users have commonly found prices around $368 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $98. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh to Los Angeles (RDU - LAX)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Raleigh to Los Angeles at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 23% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles in August, September 2022

The best prices found for RDU to LAX flights for August, September
Sep 13 - Sep 20
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 37m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

33h 00m
$199

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Sep 13 - Sep 20
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 25m
$203

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Sep 6 - Sep 13
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 34m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 25m
$204

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Raleigh to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Raleigh found for this year
Sep 13 - Sep 20
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 37m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

33h 00m
$199

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Sep 13 - Sep 20
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 25m
$203

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Sep 6 - Sep 13
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 34m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 25m
$204

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Raleigh

Save time with Raleigh to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Sep 3 - Sep 17
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

4h 55m
$371

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

Sep 3 - Sep 8
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 16m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

4h 50m
$391

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9.8.22

Sep 2 - Sep 4
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

Nonstop

5h 06m
$396

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

Last minute flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Raleigh, departing today and this week
Aug 16 - Aug 22
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

21h 24m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

23h 39m
$231

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Aug 17 - Sep 9
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

15h 21m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

27h 31m
$274

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.8.22

Aug 19 - Aug 27
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

15h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

8h 10m
$280

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Raleigh

The cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles
Sep 14
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

12h 50m
$84

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.8.22

Sep 21
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 00m
$91

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8.8.22

Sep 14
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

12h 50m
$102

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9.8.22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Los Angeles from Raleigh-Durham. Booking flights from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) to Los Angeles (LAX) should be relatively easy as there are 8 daily flights to Los Angeles from 13 different airlines. 5h 06m is how long a flight from Raleigh to Los Angeles will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Raleigh-Durham to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, American Airlines, and JetBlue. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $199, but on average you can expect to pay $214.

Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Raleigh to Los Angeles is less than $434.

Are there last-minute flights available from Raleigh to Los Angeles for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Raleigh to Los Angeles flight route?

The Raleigh-Durham to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 111 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 Raleigh to Los Angeles round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $224. This flight start at 39% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

Undisclosed Carrier, Endeavor Airlines and American Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Raleigh to Los Angeles.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Raleigh to Los Angeles consider choosing Air France (91%), LATAM Airlines (74%) or Delta (74%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to Los Angeles?

The cheapest flight price from Raleigh to Los Angeles is $156. On average you can expect to pay $844. The most popular route, (Raleigh-Durham - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $204.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Raleigh to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$56Average$150FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$98Average$264FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$128Average$384FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$132Average$248FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$134Average$457FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$147Average$377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$160Average$432FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Sun Country AirCheapest$303Average$465FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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Endeavor AirlinesCheapest$439Average$489FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Raleigh to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Raleigh to Los Angeles
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
72%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
27%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Raleigh to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Raleigh to Los Angeles
Sunday9daily flights
Monday9daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
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Friday9daily flights
Saturday7daily flights