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
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 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

$264

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?

Leaving on a Monday 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 25% 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 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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 47 days early can save you up to 31% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 47 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles for as little as $414 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 $490 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles in October, November 2021

The best prices found for RAP to LAX flights for October, November
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$302pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$331pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
1 Nov - 4 Nov
$344pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Rapid City to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Rapid City found for this year
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$302pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
1 Dec - 8 Dec
$319pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
1 Dec - 8 Dec
$323pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
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
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$392pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$431pp
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
27 Oct - 1 Nov
$439pp
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
1:00 pm - 2:32 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
26h 32m
RAP - LAX
United Airlines
$264
United
1:05 pm - 8:16 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
20h 11m
RAP - LAX
American Airlines
4:29 pm - 4:04 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
24h 35m
RAP - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$456
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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 $211, but on average you can expect to pay $347.

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 American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $302 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and Delta, starting at $319 and $379 round-trip. American Airlines is currently priced 19% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or United 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 $237. On average you can expect to pay $501. The most popular route, (Rapid City - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $331.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

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 must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to 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 must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to 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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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.
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

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