Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl (LAX - PHL)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl are usually found in August or July, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Philadelphia Intl (PHL)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to PHL flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Philadelphia Intl.
LAX - PHL
Price
$174 - $394
PHL
Temperature
44.6 - 87.8 °F
PHL
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$174

From Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

One-way from

$107

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

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 Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl?

Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Philadelphia Intl.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 26% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $179, or $231 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl?

Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at $52.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl (LAX - PHL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 20% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl in June, July 2021

The best prices found for LAX to PHL flights for June, July
28 Jul - 18 Aug
$152pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$173pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$175pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Philadelphia Intl from Los Angeles found for this year
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$149pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Aug - 21 Aug
$150pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jul - 18 Aug
$152pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Philadelphia Intl from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl direct flight deals
11 Sep - 18 Sep
$205pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Sep - 18 Sep
$211pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Aug - 14 Sep
$239pp
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to Philadelphia Intl from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
3 Jul - 12 Jul
$211pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Jul - 10 Jul
$214pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Jul - 12 Jul
$240pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Philadelphia Intl from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl
8:44 am - 1:54 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 10m
LAX - PHL
Multiple Airlines
$107
Priceline
7:59 pm - 1:10 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 11m
LAX - PHL
Spirit Airlines
$113
CheapOair
1:45 pm - 6:49 am
Sun Country Air
1 Stop
14h 04m
LAX - PHL
Sun Country Air
$114
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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

You will need to book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia if you want to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. At least 10 different airlines have flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Philadelphia (PHL) on a regular basis. There are 11 flights to Philadelphia from the Los Angeles airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from LAX to PHL to be around 4h 58m.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $149, but on average you can expect to pay $170.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl is less than $269.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl on average per day?

Travelers can expect 1 flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Philadelphia?

In Los Angeles, there will be less rainfall in Los Angeles compared to Philadelphia over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Philadelphia?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Philadelphia is generally colder than in Los Angeles.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl in about 5h 08m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between Los Angeles and Philadelphia Intl is about 2409 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Philadelphia Intl, with prices starting at $149. You may be able to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl for 39% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl are Spirit Airlines ($68) and Sun Country Air ($114).

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Philadelphia Intl

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl.
Average temperature for June in Philadelphia Intl
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Philadelphia Intl
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Top 8 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl 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
Sun Country Air
$98 $203 No cancel fee 83%
Frontier
$107 $233 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$99 $253 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$99 $267 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$107 $292 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$132 $311 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$136 $344 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$147 $379 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles towards Philadelphia Intl.
Morning 6 AM to noon 41% of LAX to PHL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 27% of LAX to PHL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 19% of LAX to PHL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of LAX to PHL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Philadelphia Intl.
Sunday
12 daily flights
Monday
12 daily flights
Tuesday
11 daily flights
Wednesday
12 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights