Cheap flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles (RAP - LAX)

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The best prices from Rapid City to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Rapid City (RAP) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best RAP to LAX flight in 2022: compare Rapid City to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
RAP - LAX
Price
$196 - $1,204
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 56% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 63% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$196

From Rapid City to Los Angeles

One-way from

$150

One-way flight from Rapid City 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 Rapid City to Los Angeles?

August can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Rapid City with a flight ticket averaging about $526. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $116. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Rapid City to Los Angeles at least 61 days early can save you up to 122% 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 Rapid City to Los Angeles for as little as $685 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 $1,019 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 94% on the overall cost on flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rapid City to Los Angeles (RAP - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Rapid City to Los Angeles in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 52% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles in August, September 2022

The best prices found for RAP to LAX flights for August, September
23 Sep - 25 Sep
$248pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
22 Sep - 25 Sep
$265pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$281pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Rapid City to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City found for this year
23 Sep - 25 Sep
$248pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
22 Sep - 25 Sep
$265pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$281pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Cheap United Airlines flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles

5 Jan - 16 Jan
$354pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
25 Oct - 29 Oct
$358pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
7 Oct - 10 Oct
$364pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Cheap Delta flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles

9 Sep - 16 Sep
$422pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
27 Aug - 5 Oct
$457pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
27 Aug - 29 Aug
$518pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Last minute flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City, departing today and this week
19 Aug - 25 Aug
$340pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
19 Aug - 25 Aug
$514pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
19 Aug - 24 Aug
$638pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City

The cheapest one-way flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles
4:36 pm - 12:58 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
21h 22m
RAP - LAX
Allegiant Air
$150
Kiwi.com
6:00 am - 4:35 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
11h 35m
RAP - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$348
Kiwi.com
10:20 am - 6:32 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
9h 12m
RAP - LAX
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Rapid City to Los Angeles

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

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

Can I find flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $248, but on average you can expect to pay $385.

Are there last-minute flights available from Rapid City to Los Angeles for under $400?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Rapid City to Los Angeles is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $354 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and Delta, starting at $398 and $422 round-trip. United Airlines is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $150 on Allegiant Air. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $205 and American Airlines from $268 one-way.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Juneyao Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Rapid City to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles?

The cheapest flight price from Rapid City to Los Angeles is $304. On average you can expect to pay $702. The most popular route, (Rapid City - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $281.

COVID Restrictions

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rapid City are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Los Angeles.

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

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

Returning to Rapid City from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Rapid City.

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

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Alternative routes for Rapid City to Los Angeles

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Top 3 airlines flying from Rapid City to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Rapid City 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
United Airlines
$318 $536 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$347 $519 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$365 $547 No cancel fee 71%
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