Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (NYC) from $63

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 3/19. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LAX — NYC
Feb 27 — Mar 51

The best prices from Los Angeles to New York are usually found in January or February, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Los Angeles to New York

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (NYC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$214

One-way from

$82
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
From Los Angeles to New York (NYC)
One-way flight from Los Angeles to New York (NYC)

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

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save up to 76% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 45 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to New York from $378 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $537 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to New York?

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to New York from Los Angeles. Prices for January average $338 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $122. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a January flight can save you 31% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to New York (LAX - NYC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to New York in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap JetBlue flights from Los Angeles to New York

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by JetBlue for the route between Los Angeles and New York. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest JetBlue flights traveling from Los Angeles to New York. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Mon 3/119:00 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 13mJetBlue
Tue 3/195:15 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 15mJetBlue
Deal found 2/21$237
Wed 4/36:00 amLAX - JFK
Nonstop5h 25mJetBlue
Wed 4/35:30 pmJFK - LAX
1 stop10h 19mJetBlue
Deal found 2/21$240
Thu 3/712:49 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Wed 3/138:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 39mJetBlue
Deal found 2/22$247
Wed 3/204:35 pmLAX - JFK
Nonstop5h 17mJetBlue
Tue 4/25:29 amJFK - LAX
Nonstop6h 01mJetBlue
Deal found 2/21$267
Tue 3/122:20 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Sat 3/168:07 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 52mJetBlue
Deal found 2/21$271
Thu 3/1411:40 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 07mJetBlue
Tue 3/195:15 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 15mJetBlue
Deal found 2/22$282
Tue 3/129:00 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 13mJetBlue
Sun 3/175:15 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 15mJetBlue
Deal found 2/22$296
Sun 3/310:09 pmLAX - JFK
1 stop8h 48mJetBlue
Thu 3/145:20 amJFK - LAX
Nonstop6h 31mJetBlue
Deal found 2/21$319
Sun 3/310:09 pmLAX - JFK
1 stop8h 48mJetBlue
Sat 3/98:52 pmJFK - LAX
Nonstop6h 38mJetBlue
Deal found 2/22$329
  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Los Angeles to New York. Flights from JetBlue traveling this route typically cost $365.00 RT. This price is typically 65% more expensive than other airlines that offer Los Angeles to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $128. The most popular departure airport in Los Angeles when flying to New York is Los Angeles Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting New York is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When flying from Los Angeles to New York, JetBlue flights are 17% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from Los Angeles to New York

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Alaska Airlines for the route between Los Angeles and New York. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Alaska Airlines flights traveling from Los Angeles to New York. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Wed 3/137:14 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 16mAlaska Airlines
Wed 3/207:30 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$261
Wed 3/1310:44 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 15mAlaska Airlines
Wed 3/207:30 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/22$262
Mon 3/1110:23 pmLAX - EWR
1 stop7h 21mAlaska Airlines
Tue 3/197:29 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 26mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/20$267
Wed 3/610:44 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 15mAlaska Airlines
Sun 3/107:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$272
Fri 3/87:14 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 16mAlaska Airlines
Sun 3/107:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$297
Mon 3/119:55 pmLAX - JFK
Nonstop5h 10mAlaska Airlines
Tue 3/197:30 amJFK - LAX
1 stop12h 03mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$323
Wed 2/2810:44 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 15mAlaska Airlines
Sun 3/107:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$357
Sat 3/23:46 pmLAX - JFK
1 stop11h 14mAlaska Airlines
Wed 3/67:30 amJFK - LAX
1 stop10h 16mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/20$381
Thu 2/299:55 amLAX - JFK
1 stop9h 34mAlaska Airlines
Thu 3/77:30 amJFK - LAX
1 stop10h 16mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/21$390
  • Alaska Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Los Angeles to New York. Flights on this route from Alaska Airlines typically cost $380.57 RT, a price that is 69% cheaper than the average Los Angeles to New York flight. The cheapest flight found was $132 RT. Los Angeles Airport is the most common Los Angeles airport to take off from when flying to New York. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in New York. When flying from Los Angeles to New York, Alaska Airlines flights are 16% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Los Angeles to New York flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Los Angeles to New York specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Prices were last updated on February 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to New York in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Sat 4/2011:20 amLGA - LAX
1 stop8h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$148
Tue 3/129:23 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 16mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/192:52 pmEWR - LAX
1 stop10h 53mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$148
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Wed 3/2712:55 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop13h 52mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$150
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Mon 3/251:30 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop9h 35mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$152
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Mon 3/251:30 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop9h 35mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$153
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Thu 4/187:57 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop8h 18mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$154
Tue 3/1211:09 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop8h 00mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/193:15 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 30mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$157
Mon 3/1111:09 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop8h 00mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/1910:59 amLGA - LAX
1 stop12h 46mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$159
Tue 3/129:23 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 16mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/196:47 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$159

Los Angeles to New York 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Los Angeles and New York in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to New York in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 5/18:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/86:00 amLGA - LAX
1 stop17h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$129
Tue 3/126:45 amLAX - LGA
2 stops9h 50mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/193:15 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 30mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$134
Tue 4/3010:40 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop8h 29mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/76:00 amLGA - LAX
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$138
Tue 4/3010:40 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop8h 29mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/81:30 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$139
Sat 5/48:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/76:00 amLGA - LAX
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$140
Sat 4/208:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/236:00 amLGA - LAX
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$141
Wed 4/108:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/248:37 amLGA - LAX
1 stop12h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$143
Mon 4/2910:30 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop8h 39mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/81:30 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$144
Wed 5/18:28 amLAX - LGA
1 stop7h 34mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/86:00 amLGA - LAX
1 stop17h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$146

Non-stop flights to New York from Los Angeles

Discover non-stop flight options from Los Angeles to New York. Find direct flights with no layovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore non-stop flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
To help reduce your travel time, choose from one of these non-stop flights from Los Angeles to New York. Search for alternative flights from Los Angeles to New York by utilizing the search form above.
Wed 5/811:37 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 27mSpirit Airlines
Wed 5/156:59 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop5h 55mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$148
Wed 4/249:33 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 31mSpirit Airlines
Tue 4/306:55 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$150
Thu 5/28:59 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 31mSpirit Airlines
Thu 5/168:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$151
Wed 4/179:33 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 31mSpirit Airlines
Wed 4/246:55 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/22$152
Tue 4/309:33 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 31mSpirit Airlines
Sat 5/46:55 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$155
Thu 4/188:59 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 31mSpirit Airlines
Tue 4/236:55 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$156
Wed 5/811:37 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 27mSpirit Airlines
Sun 5/128:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$157
Tue 3/129:23 pmLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 16mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/196:47 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$159
Wed 5/1511:37 amLAX - EWR
Nonstop5h 27mSpirit Airlines
Tue 5/218:59 pmEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 07mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$160

Los Angeles to New York flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Los Angeles to New York for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Los Angeles to New York should consider booking one of these fares. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Tue 2/2711:30 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop7h 39mSpirit Airlines
Wed 2/282:59 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 57mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$171
Tue 2/278:09 amLAX - LGA
2 stops23h 00mSpirit Airlines
Wed 2/282:59 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 57mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$176
Tue 2/276:00 amLAX - EWR
1 stop24h 20mSpirit Airlines
Thu 3/76:47 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$186
Tue 2/2711:30 pmLAX - LGA
2 stops14h 11mSpirit Airlines
Wed 3/63:15 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 30mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$187
Tue 2/2711:30 pmLAX - LGA
2 stops14h 11mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/58:30 pmLGA - LAX
2 stops29h 09mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$198
Tue 2/278:09 amLAX - LGA
2 stops23h 00mSpirit Airlines
Wed 2/282:59 pmLGA - LAX
2 stops20h 57mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$201
Wed 2/289:51 amLAX - LGA
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/52:59 pmLGA - LAX
1 stop10h 45mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$204
Tue 2/274:00 pmLAX - EWR
2 stops18h 52mSpirit Airlines
Thu 3/76:47 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$205
Wed 2/285:34 pmLAX - EWR
2 stops20h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/66:47 amEWR - LAX
Nonstop6h 28mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$206

One-way flights to New York from Los Angeles

Search for one-way flight options from Los Angeles to New York. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Los Angeles to New York. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Los Angeles to New York instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$63
Tue 3/1911:42 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop11h 35mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$64
Wed 4/178:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mFrontier
Deal found 2/22$72
Fri 4/1911:30 pmLAX - LGA
1 stop7h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$74
Tue 4/238:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops29h 49mFrontier
Deal found 2/21$75
Tue 4/238:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops29h 49mFrontier
Deal found 2/21$77
Wed 4/178:11 amLAX - LGA
2 stops11h 59mFrontier
Deal found 2/22$78
Wed 4/178:28 amLAX - LGA
1 stop7h 34mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$79
Wed 4/108:11 amLAX - EWR
2 stops35h 03mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/22$79

Find flights from Los Angeles to New York within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Los Angeles to New York that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

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$129 - $266

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Los AngelesNew York LaGuardia

LAX - LGA

LAXLGA

Los Angeles

Wed 5/1

2 stops11h 59m

New York LaGuardia

Wed 5/8

1 stop17h 56m

$129

Los AngelesNew York LaGuardia

LAX - LGA

LAXLGA

Los Angeles

Tue 3/12

2 stops9h 50m

New York LaGuardia

Tue 3/19

1 stop10h 30m

$134

Los AngelesNew York LaGuardia

LAX - LGA

LAXLGA

Los Angeles

Thu 4/25

1 stop10h 07m

New York LaGuardia

Thu 5/9

1 stop12h 11m

$160

Los AngelesNewark

LAX - EWR

LAXEWR

Los Angeles

Wed 3/13

Nonstop5h 10m

Newark

Mon 3/18

Nonstop6h 29m

$227

Los AngelesNewark

LAX - EWR

LAXEWR

Los Angeles

Mon 3/11

Nonstop5h 13m

Newark

Tue 3/19

Nonstop6h 15m

$237

Los AngelesNewark

LAX - EWR

LAXEWR

Los Angeles

Fri 3/8

1 stop9h 45m

Newark

Thu 3/14

1 stop8h 15m

$253

Los AngelesNew York John F Kennedy Intl

LAX - JFK

LAXJFK

Los Angeles

Tue 4/16

1 stop14h 24m

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fri 4/19

1 stop8h 08m

$260

Los AngelesNewark

LAX - EWR

LAXEWR

Los Angeles

Wed 3/13

Nonstop5h 16m

Newark

Wed 3/20

Nonstop6h 18m

$261

Los AngelesNewark

LAX - EWR

LAXEWR

Los Angeles

Tue 3/5

1 stop7h 38m

Newark

Wed 3/6

1 stop8h 18m

$266

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/22

When is the best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to New York?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Los Angeles to New York. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Los Angeles to New York may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 44 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to New York?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to New York. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Los Angeles to New York flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to New York by month

Plan your trip from Los Angeles to New York by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Los Angeles to New York is currently $73 while a round-trip flight costs $214. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Los Angeles to New York (average of $237). Flying from Los Angeles to New York in July is currently the most expensive (average of $334). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$237

February

$254

March

$288

April

$278

May

$289

June

$333

July

$334

August

$288

September

$248

October

$248

November

$274

December

$258

Temperature and rainfall in New York by month

Plan your trip to New York by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

NYC

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing New York

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to New York. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to New York. Reviews last updated February 22, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Los Angeles to New York, see what other customers have to say about JetBlue, Alaska Airlines and Delta. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

Breeze Airways
8.0
Very good
70 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

7.7
Good
5,291 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

7.6
Good
4,379 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were super uncomfortable even in Economy Premium. Paid extra for better seats but it felt like the pads had not been replaced in 40 years. Brutal for a 10 hour flight.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Los Angeles to New York. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

Nestled on the Pacific coast, the sprawling city of Los Angeles draws tourists from all over the world. Endless entertainment options range from exploring Disneyland to eating cotton candy on Santa Monica Pier or surfing Huntington Beach. With various direct flights leaving from New York City throughout the day, the palm trees and beaches of Los Angeles are just a short flight away.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to New York City?

Flying directly from New York City to Los Angeles normally takes around five hours and 20 minutes, and flights to Burbank and Long Beach are about the same. A connection in another city can tack on a few hours to your total travel time.

Which airlines operate flights from Los Angeles to New York City?

New York City and Los Angeles are both major flight hubs, so there are plenty of airlines offering direct flights. These include major airlines such as American and Delta as well as Frontier Airlines and Virgin America.

How frequent are flights between Los Angeles and New York City?

Dozens of direct flights leave from John F. Kennedy International to Los Angeles International every day, with several flights leaving every hour. You can also find a few daily flights to smaller airports such as Long Beach and Burbank. Most flights to Los Angeles from LaGuardia Airport involve a connection in another city.

Which airports serve Los Angeles to New York City?

John F. Kennedy International Airport is New York's major airport, but you can also take off from LaGuardia Airport, which handles mostly domestic flights. For more flight options, check flights available from neighboring Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. Most flights to Los Angeles land in Los Angeles International Airport, the area's largest airport and one of the busiest in the world. You can also find flights to smaller airports in the area, such as Long Beach Airport, John Wayne Airport in Orange County, and Bob Hope Airport in Burbank.

Which direct flight route between Los Angeles and New York City is cheapest?

You can generally find the most affordable nonstop flights from New York City to Los Angeles through the cities' largest airports, John F. Kennedy International and Los Angeles International. New York City and Los Angeles may be two of the biggest cities in the United States, but in terms of weather, attractions and general atmosphere, the two couldn't be more different. Trade the cool streets of New York City for the soft sands and vibrant street culture of Venice Beach, or see the famous Walk of Fame and Chinese Theatre in star-studded Hollywood. Be sure to check out surrounding cities for the full Los Angeles experience. Long Beach offers exciting whale-watching cruises, and Laguna Beach is the place to enjoy pristine beaches beneath rocky cliffs. Los Angeles is famous for its mild, sunny weather, so come prepared with plenty of sun block and some stylish shades, but pack a light jacket if you're planning a winter visit. Keep in mind that the public transportation system in Los Angeles is no match for that of New York, so renting a car to cruise the freeways may be the way to go. Ready to book your trip to sunny Los Angeles? Give our smart search engine a try to find flights from New York City to Los Angeles.

How busy are the airports in Los Angeles and New York?

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is popular for domestic flights to New York City from Los Angeles. However, you can opt for Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) as your departure airport if you are flying from downtown Los Angeles. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) receive most New York flights from LAX. LaGuardia Airport (LGA) receives only a few of the flights. Additionally, only JFK and EWR receive flights from BUR. The cost of flights from LAX to all three airports in New York is similar. Moreover, flights from BUR to New York are more costly than those from LAX.

Which airlines fly directly from Los Angeles to New York?

You can get direct flights to New York from Los Angeles from several airlines. The common ones being United Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta Airlines. All direct flights from these airlines are received by either JFK or EWR. More than ten direct New York flights depart from LAX every day. JetBlue is the only airline that offers direct flights from BUR to JFK if you’re flying from downtown Los Angeles. You will be in the air for just under five hours to about five and a half hours when on a direct flight from Los Angeles to New York.

What are the stopover options between Los Angeles to New York?

Your stopover options will depend on the airline you fly with and your departure airport. Flights from LAX to New York have only one layover en route. Expect stopovers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), Denver International Airport (DEN), Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), or Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport (MSP). Flights from BUR have one to two layovers, with most flights having two layovers rather than one. If you’re flying from BUR, expect an additional layover at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC), or Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). The duration of the layover can be anywhere between half an hour to just under three hours. The cost of flights with a layover is no different from the cost of direct flights. A single layover increases the duration of your New York flight by about two hours, while two layovers increase the flight duration by up to six hours.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Los Angeles to New York?

Yes, you need a valid US passport for domestic travels to New York if you are 18 years and above. You can also provide any form of ID accepted by the TSA, such as a Real-ID compliant state ID or driver’s license, permanent resident cards, or US military IDs as an alternative. Any US domestic traveler under 18 years is exempted from these requirements if accompanied by an adult with the acceptable forms.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to New York?

For a flight from Los Angeles to New York, you will be flying from Los Angeles. Los Angeles (LAX) is just 9.4 mi from the center of the city. Los Angeles is the only Los Angeles airport and it handles 189 outbound flights to New York per day. 11 airlines have flights to New York from Los Angeles on a regular basis.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $129, but on average you can expect to pay $145.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to New York is less than $161.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to New York for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to New York within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

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

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

Per day, 92 flights depart from Los Angeles to New York on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 11% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 22% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 24% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to New York?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from Los Angeles to New York in about 9h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to . Los Angeles and New York are separated by a distance of 2483 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to New York round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New York, with prices starting at $134. Spirit Airlines is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most popular routes from Los Angeles to New York?

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to New York?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Los Angeles to New York consider choosing Air France (92%), Iberia (89%) or China Eastern (88%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to New York?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to New York? While on average our users pay $1,497, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $133. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Newark), is priced around $148.

What does LAX to JFK mean?

This is defined as Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK). Codes like New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Newark Airport (EWR), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA), New Windsor Stewart Airport (SWF), New York Skyports SPB Airport (NYS) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.