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Airfares from $109 One Way, $246 Round Trip from Los Angeles to Mexico City

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More About Flying To Mexico City from Los Angeles

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Mexico City

Origin Airport IATA Code QLA
Destination Airport IATA Code MEX
Distance 1552 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, JAL, Air France, Cathay Pacific, Qantas, Korean Air, VivaAerobus, WestJet, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic, EL AL
Earliest Flight Arrival 9:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 1:30PM UTC

Finding Flights from Los Angeles to Mexico City

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

You can spend several hours searching for flights from Los Angeles if you have to check each airline individually. Orbitz.com does all the hard work for you, and it will compare the rates from most airlines at one time, which allows you to find and choose the rate and option best for you and your budget.

Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Remember to use Orbitz.com when you are trying to find discounts on flights from Los Angeles. Whether travelling by air or ground, Orbitz.com will save you time and money.

Airports in Mexico City

Finding convenient flights to Mexico City can be difficult because millions of people fly into and out of the area every year. Orbitz.com can help you find budget-friendly flights, because the site has the lowest prices available online. The Mexico City Airport, also known as the Benito Juárez International Airport, is the largest and most popular airport in the area because it is less than four miles from the city. The airport's two terminals service major airlines such as Alaska Airlines, TAM Airlines, and United Airlines. Traffic at the airport is often heavily congested, so you should make sure to give yourself plenty of time when commuting to the airport for your flight.

Transportation from the Airport

Terminal 1 has a metro station, which gives you access to the underground subway. This subway makes numerous stops around the city, including stops at some of the top hotels. The Metrobus opened in 2012 and drives visitors from the airport to downtown Mexico City. Rental cars and taxis are also available at the airport. A rental car will cost approximately $30 or more per day, while taxis can cost $10 or more for a one-way trip to the downtown area. Subway and bus rides are much cheaper at around $5 or less per ride.

Weather in Mexico City

Warm temperatures are common in Mexico City, with temperatures easily reaching 90 to 100 degrees F during the summer months. The winter is much colder, and you might experience temperatures below freezing. Heavy rainfall is also common during the summer.

Top Tourist Spots

There are several amusement parks in Mexico City, including Six Flags Mexico and La Feria Chapultepec Magico. Orbitz.com has discounts available for some of these attractions. After you start your search for flights to Mexico City, use Orbitz as a trip planner to help you find more fun things to do.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Mexico City now?
If you’re worried about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Los Angeles to Mexico City, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Mexico City?
Yes, you can book direct flights from Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.). What’s more, there are 5 airlines to select from. Pretty cool, huh? See which of these top carriers fits your travel plans:

  • Aeromexico
  • Volaris
  • VivaAerobus
  • American Airlines
  • Delta

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Mexico City?
The quickest flight time from SNA to Mexico City Intl. Airport (MEX) is 4 hours and 24 minutes, which gives you ample time to enjoy a wine or get carried away with a good book.
What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Mexico City most frequently?
Here are the four airlines that have the most frequent flights between Los Angeles and Mexico City. Find out which one fits your needs: Aeromexico - (AM) with 121 flights every month Volaris - (Y4) with 52 flights every month VivaAerobus - (VB) with 30 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 30 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Mexico City?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Mexico City have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Mexico City with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Mexico City without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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