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 January or February, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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 2021: compare Rapid City to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
RAP - LAX
Price
$288 - $642
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

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

Round-trip from

$288

From Rapid City to Los Angeles

One-way from

$247

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 day to fly round-trip from Rapid City to Los Angeles?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 25%.

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 17 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Rapid City to Los Angeles from $75 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $95 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rapid City to Los Angeles?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Rapid City. Prices for April average $86 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $43. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in April

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Rapid City 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 Rapid City to Los Angeles in May, June 2021

The best prices found for RAP to LAX flights for May, June
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$108pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
11 Jun - 14 Jun
$116pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$118pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City

Rapid City to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City found for this year
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$108pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
11 Jun - 14 Jun
$116pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$118pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City

Save time with Rapid City to Los Angeles direct flight deals
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$108pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
11 Jun - 14 Jun
$116pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
18 Jun - 25 Jun
$118pp
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Allegiant Air
Non-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
22 May - 28 May
$361pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
22 May - 29 May
$368pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
20 May - 23 May
$384pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
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
7:10 am - 5:14 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
23h 04m
RAP - LAX
United Airlines
$247
United
7:50 pm - 7:05 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
48h 15m
RAP - LAX
Allegiant Air
$262
Kiwi.com
1:56 pm - 9:22 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
20h 26m
RAP - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$276
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Rapid City to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Rapid City 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 Rapid City 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.

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Allegiant Air for just $108, but on average you can expect to pay $207.

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

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Rapid City to Los Angeles is less than $122.

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

There are currently 11+ open flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Does it rain more in Rapid City or Los Angeles?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Rapid City is roughly greater than that of Los Angeles. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Rapid City 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 Rapid City'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 Rapid City to Los Angeles?

Allegiant Air and American Airlines can get you from Rapid City to Los Angeles in just under 2h 49m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 31m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Allegiant Air is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $108. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $275 round trip. Allegiant Air is currently priced 71% 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 $55 on Allegiant Air. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $153 and Delta from $216 one-way.

Alternative routes for Rapid City 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 Rapid City to Los Angeles.
Flight duration
2h 41m
Average temperature for May in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Los Angeles
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Rapid City

Airports servicing Los Angeles

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
$287 $420 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$310 $424 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$219 $431 No cancel fee N/A
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