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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to South America

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 53 days in advance to save up to 19% 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 53 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 South America 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $685, or $780 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to South America?

Flights from Los Angeles to South America lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to South America in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $306.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to South America in November, December 2020

The best prices found for LAX to South America flights for November, December
24 Dec - 7 Jan
$249pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Dec - 19 Jan
$250pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Dec - 19 Jan
$252pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to South America 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from Los Angeles found for next year
24 Dec - 7 Jan
$249pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Dec - 19 Jan
$250pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Dec - 19 Jan
$252pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to South America from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to South America direct flight deals
7 Feb - 14 Feb
$450pp
LAX
Los Angeles
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Feb - 28 Feb
$455pp
LAX
Los Angeles
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Jan - 27 Jan
$457pp
LAX
Los Angeles
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LATAM Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to South America

Late deals on round-trip flights to South America from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 26 Jan
$296pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Dec - 26 Jan
$315pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Dec - 31 Jan
$317pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to South America from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to South America
6:01 pm - 9:01 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
12h 00m
LAX - MDE
Spirit Airlines
$93
SmartFares
6:01 pm - 9:21 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
12h 20m
LAX - BOG
Spirit Airlines
$94
SmartFares
6:01 pm - 4:56 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
19h 55m
LAX - LIM
Spirit Airlines
$98
Gotogate

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Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to South America flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to South America

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to South America 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 South America 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 South America to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta, JetBlue, and LATAM Airlines are some of the many airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Los Angeles to South America. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Avianca, Aeromexico, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to South America for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to South America for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $208, but on average you can expect to pay $234.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to South America for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to South America under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to South America is less than $490.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Los Angeles to South America was viewed by 394 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Interjet, Major Airline and American Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to South America.

What are the most popular routes from Los Angeles to South America?

While some choose either Los Angeles - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont or Los Angeles - Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl, Los Angeles - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl is the most popular route from Los Angeles to South America.

What are the cheapest Flights from Los Angeles to South America?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to South America? While on average our users pay $626, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $210. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl), is priced around $435.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to South America?

For as low as $363, Copa Airlines can have you in South America from Los Angeles in 9h 42m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to South America round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Los Angeles to South America is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $208 on this airline.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $89.

Arrival points for flights from Los Angeles to South America

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Destination information for South America

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Top 10 airlines from Los Angeles to South America

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to South America 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
$350 $480 No cancel fee 62%
Interjet
$243 $600 No cancel fee 68%
Spirit Airlines
$368 $703 No cancel fee 65%
Aeromexico
$390 $832 No cancel fee N/A
Avianca
$297 $900 No cancel fee 71%
Copa Airlines
$397 $903 No change fee 70%
LATAM Airlines Brasil
$681 $961 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by LATAM Airlines Brasil. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

United Airlines
$341 $970 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$340 $1,031 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$305 $1,090 No cancel fee N/A
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