Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reykjavik (REK)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Reykjavik (REK)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to REK flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Reykjavik flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Reykjavik.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Reykjavik?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Reykjavik from Los Angeles. Prices for September average $875 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $519. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 12% on your journey compared to booking in September

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Reykjavik, book at least 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $997 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,125.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Reykjavik (LAX - IS1)?

When flying from Los Angeles to Reykjavik, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik in December, January 2022

The best prices found for LAX to REK flights for December, January
20 Jan - 28 Jan
$476pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Jan - 30 Jan
$547pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$548pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Reykjavik 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Reykjavik from Los Angeles found for this year
1 Dec - 6 Dec
$658pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Dec - 6 Dec
$684pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Dec - 6 Dec
$698pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik

Late deals on round-trip flights to Reykjavik from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$701pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$706pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$707pp
LAX
Los Angeles
SAS
   
2 STOPS
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
KEF
Reykjavik Keflavik Intl
SAS
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Reykjavik from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik
7:59 pm - 1:10 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
21h 11m
LAX - KEF
Multiple Airlines
$603
Kiwi.com
7:05 pm - 6:30 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
51h 25m
LAX - KEF
American Airlines
3:00 pm - 9:00 am
Lufthansa
2 Stops
58h 00m
LAX - KEF
Lufthansa
$614
Lufthansa

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Reykjavik

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

Located just 9.4 mi from the city center, Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Reykjavik from Los Angeles. Booking flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reykjavik should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Reykjavik from 11 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Icelandair, American Airlines, and JetBlue flying from Los Angeles to Reykjavik have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $476, but on average you can expect to pay $529.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Reykjavik for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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

For one-way options, check prices for SAS. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $387. Users have also found prices from $468 and $578 on JetBlue and American Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Reykjavik?

On average you can expect to pay $1,502 for a flight from Los Angeles to Reykjavik. The cheapest flight overall is $468 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Reykjavik Keflavik Intl) is currently priced at $513.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Los Angeles to Reykjavik are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Reykjavik, Iceland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Reykjavik from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Reykjavik

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Reykjavik.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Reykjavik.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Reykjavik.

Documents
Contact Tracing App - Recommended

Pre Registration Form - Traveler must submit the form 72 hours before arriving in Iceland.


Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Reykjavik?

Returning to Los Angeles from Reykjavik

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Reykjavik must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Reykjavik are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Destination information for Reykjavik

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Reykjavik.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 129 kr
Average temperature for December in Reykjavik
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Reykjavik
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Reykjavik

Reykjavik Domestic (RKV)

Top 8 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Reykjavik

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Reykjavik 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
JetBlue
$275 $663 No cancel fee 62%
Icelandair
$312 $971 No cancel fee 76%
Delta
$323 $910 No cancel fee N/A
KLM
$330 $701 No cancel fee 75%
Air Canada
$404 $673 No cancel fee 67%
United Airlines
$408 $780 No cancel fee 69%
Lufthansa
$462 $718 No cancel fee 76%
American Airlines
$607 $812 No cancel fee 71%
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