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The best prices from Los Angeles to New York are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (JFK)

LAX - NYC
Price
$257 - $395
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from $257 From Los Angeles to New York
One-way from $48 One-way flight from Los Angeles to New York
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York in June, July 2020

The best prices found for LAX to JFK flights for June, July
29 Jun - 6 Jul
$170pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Jun - 30 Jul
$173pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Jun - 5 Jul
$178pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to New York 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Los Angeles found for this year
7 Jul - 14 Jul
$92pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
15 Jul - 22 Jul
$96pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Aug - 26 Aug
$98pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to New York from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to New York direct flight deals
9 Jun - 10 Jun
$251pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Jun - 10 Jun
$257pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Jun - 27 Jun
$260pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
29 May - 27 Jun
$310pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
28 May - 27 Jun
$314pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
25 May - 29 Jul
$315pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to New York from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to New York
7:38 am - 2:29 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
15h 51m
LAX - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$48
Gotogate
3:00 am - 7:22 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
25h 22m
LAX - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$61
Kiwi.com
3:00 am - 7:22 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
25h 22m
LAX - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$62
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to New York 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 Los Angeles and New York 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.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to New York for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to New York for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $92, but on average you can expect to pay $116.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to New York for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Los Angeles to New York under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to New York is less than $270.

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

There are currently 9+ open flights from Los Angeles to New York within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to New York?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to New York flight path was viewed by 1,010 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 for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is Delta Air Lines, Inc.. When flying this airline from Los Angeles to New York on average you can expect to find 279 flights available for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Los Angeles to New York take?

For nonstop trips expect to fly for about 6 hours. The travel distance is approximately 1,543 miles.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to New York on average per day?

On average 10 flights depart from Los Angeles to New York per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than New York?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in New York are colder than in Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to New York

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to New York
Average temperature for June in New York
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in New York
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)
Newburgh (SWF)

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to New York

Morning 6 AM to noon 56% of LAX to JFK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 28% of LAX to JFK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 16% of LAX to JFK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of LAX to JFK departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to New York
Sunday
41 daily flights
Monday
49 daily flights
Tuesday
44 daily flights
Wednesday
44 daily flights
Thursday
47 daily flights
Friday
46 daily flights
Saturday
29 daily flights