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New York to Los Angeles Flights

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Selected fares from New York to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
NYC LAX Tue, Sep 9 - Tue, Sep 16 $352
NYC LAX Thu, Oct 9 - Wed, Oct 22 $362
NYC LAX Fri, Oct 17 - Tue, Oct 21 $363
NYC LAX Wed, Oct 8 - Sun, Oct 12 $365
NYC LAX Fri, Oct 17 - Tue, Oct 21 $365
NYC LAX Mon, Sep 8 - Wed, Sep 10 $380
NYC LAX Wed, Feb 4 - Mon, Feb 9 $386
NYC LAX Fri, Oct 10 - Tue, Oct 14 $405
NYC LAX Wed, Sep 10 - Sun, Sep 14 $422
NYC LAX Mon, Nov 10 - Thu, Nov 13 $1,260

New York and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in New York NY, US
map of airports in New York
  • 1

    LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

    Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles

  • 2

    JFK Airport (JFK)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from JFK to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Singapore Airlines, Virgin America
    Terminal 5 jetBlue
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 8 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
  • 3

    Newark Airport (EWR)

    Distance from City Center: 10.5 miles

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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from NYC to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Singapore Airlines, Virgin America, jetBlue
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 5 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
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Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles

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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 21 New York (JFK) Los Angeles (LAX) jetBlue $469
Earn $4.69
Return Mon, Aug 25 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (JFK) jetBlue

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 26 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $353
Earn $3.53
Return Thu, Sep 25 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Aug 27 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $403
Earn $4.03
Return Wed, Sep 3 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Sep 27 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $362
Earn $3.62
Return Mon, Sep 29 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Sep 6 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $352
Earn $3.52
Return Wed, Sep 10 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 16 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $352
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Return Tue, Sep 23 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 11 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $362
Earn $3.62
Return Mon, Oct 13 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 4 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $352
Earn $3.52
Return Tue, Oct 7 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from New York to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 15 New York (LGA) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines $353
Earn $3.53
Return Wed, Oct 22 Los Angeles (LAX) New York (LGA) Frontier Airlines
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Fly from New York to Los Angeles

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New York City

The primary airport serving New York City is John F. Kennedy International Airport, which is located about 12 miles southeast of Lower Manhattan, on JFK Access Road. Airlines flying from New York to Los Angeles include American Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and Virgin America.

There are several ways to reach the airport. JFK's AirTrain connects with both the subway and the Long Island Rail. A single-fare ticket costs between $7.25 and$13.75. The NYC Airporter is another option. The shuttle stops at the bus terminal, Grand Central Station and Penn Station, and the fare is roughly $15.75 to reach the airport. NYC Transit buses are also available with a fare of just $2.25. Alternatively, you may take a taxi from Manhattan to JFK at a flat rate of $45. Both short- and long-term parking is available at JFK. The fare for short-term parking is $6 for the first hour and $3 for each half hour after, with a $33 maximum for 24 hours. The fare for long-term parking is $18 for the first 24 hours and $6 for each additional 8 hours.

In every terminal at JFK there are at least 10 options for restaurants or cafes. Whether you want to sit down for a meal at a steakhouse, have a quick breakfast sandwich at Au Bon Pain, or just grab your favorite Starbucks coffee, you will be sure to find what you need.

Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles, or the City of Angels, is located on the coast of southern California. Being home to Hollywood, it is famously known as the Entertainment Capital of the World. It is also the second most populous city in the US, after NYC.

Welcome to the Creative Capital

The Los Angeles International Airport is situated 16 miles from central Los Angeles, at 1 World Way. There are numerous ways to reach your destination in L.A. The airport offers the LAX Shuttle and Airline Connections service to transport passengers to the Metro Green Line Aviation Station free of charge. From there, you may take the Metro to your destination. All fares are $5 and under. The FlyAway buses have stops at Irvine Station, Union Station, Van Nuys, and Westwood, and tickets range from $7 to $25. There are also various hotel and parking lot shuttles, as well as taxis that service the airport. If you need a car for your stay in L.A., there are numerous rental car companies located at the airport for your convenience. Orbitz.com can help you find a great deal on rental cars from LAX.

Los Angeles enjoys a subtropical-Mediterranean climate. The average high in the summer is in the 80s, and lows are in the 60s. During the winter, average highs reach the 60s, and lows are in the 50s. Los Angeles is known to be a sunny city, but the weather can change very quickly, so it is best to bring clothes for both hot and cooler temperatures. One of the best times to visit is the late spring when there are less tourists; you may even have the chance to experience the famous "June Gloom"-overcast or foggy skies in the morning that give way to the sun by the afternoon.

You will not lack things to do in L.A. There is a long list of landmarks and sites to see while you are there. Some of these include the Capital Records Building, the Kodak Theatre, the Griffith Observatory and the Hollywood Sign. Gallery Row boasts several famous art galleries. On the other hand, you may wish to spend a significant amount of time relaxing on the beaches. L.A. is a city for creative thinkers and is famously full of artists, writers, actors and performers of all kinds. Soak in the creative spirit and maybe you'll even run into one of your favorite stars while you're visiting.

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Interesting facts about flights from New York to Los Angeles

    • 66 direct flights are operating from New York to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 6h 6m.
    • American Airlines flight 171 (1:00 AM GMT, Airbus A321) is today's earliest available flight from New York to Los Angeles.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 427 (4:00 PM GMT, Boeing 767-300 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from New York to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from New York to Los Angeles (jetBlue flight 223, Airbus Industrie A318/A319/320/321) takes 5h 46m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from New York to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 425, Boeing 767-300 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 6h 31m.
    • Flights from JFK Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Newark Airport (EWR) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between New York and Los Angeles

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 757-200 Passenger Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 Virgin America
Boeing 767-200 Passenger American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, US Airways
Airbus A321 American Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 767-300 (Winglets) Passenger Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines
Boeing 767 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 757-200 with Winglets Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A320 Virgin America, jetBlue, Singapore Airlines
Airbus Industrie A318/A319/320/321 jetBlue
Airbus Industrie A321 Alaska Airlines
Boeing 757 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways