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

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Philadelphia are usually found in February or January, booked 23 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 (PHL)

LAX - PHL
Price
$197 - $394
PHL
Temperature
44.6 - 87.8 °F
PHL
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

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

Round-trip from

$197

From Los Angeles to Philadelphia

One-way from

$78

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

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?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Philadelphia. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia at least 21 days early can save you up to 13% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 21 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for as little as $213 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 $252 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Philadelphia from Los Angeles. Prices for February average $214 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $102. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in February

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

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in October, November 2020

The best prices found for LAX to PHL flights for October, November
7 Nov - 9 Nov
$77pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Nov - 18 Nov
$78pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Nov - 9 Nov
$81pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Philadelphia 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles found for this year
8 Dec - 10 Dec
$55pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Dec - 7 Dec
$57pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Dec - 14 Dec
$58pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Philadelphia direct flight deals
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$99pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Oct - 4 Nov
$101pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Nov - 20 Nov
$102pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 9 Nov
$93pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Oct - 9 Nov
$96pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Oct - 9 Nov
$101pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
5:04 am - 12:53 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 49m
LAX - PHL
Spirit Airlines
$78
Travelocity
7:49 pm - 12:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
13h 11m
LAX - PHL
Multiple Airlines
$79
FlyFar
5:59 am - 1:26 am
Frontier
1 Stop
16h 27m
LAX - PHL
Frontier
$81
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Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Philadelphia flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Philadelphia

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, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have done so. 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $55, but on average you can expect to pay $83.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia is less than $112.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

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

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

Travelers can expect 2 flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia on average per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 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 4 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?

A quick flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia can take about 4h 49m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $90. The distance between Los Angeles and Philadelphia is about 2409 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $55, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to Philadelphia and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Major Airline for as low as $99. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 80% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $28. Users have also found tickets on Frontier for as little as $69.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Destination information for Philadelphia

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Flight duration
5h 32m
Average temperature for October in Philadelphia
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Philadelphia
3.4 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Morning 6 AM to noon 55% of LAX to PHL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 33% of LAX to PHL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 11% of LAX to PHL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to PHL departures
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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