Flights from Los Angeles to New York

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York

Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
19 % of flights from Los Angeles to New York are booked with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
19 %
JetBlue Airways
11 %
United Airlines
11 %
Tip: book directly before departure
A good time to book a cheap flight on this route is directly on the day of departure.
0 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Saturday
The cheapest day of departure is Saturday. You can save up to 56 % when you fly on these days of the week.
Direct flights are more expensive
Flights with a stopover are on average $62.00 cheaper than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
05h 20min
12h 00min
13h 28min
The favorite connection is non-stop
62 % of all bookings on the route Los Angeles to New York are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
05h 20min, from $136
62 %
1 stopover San Francisco International Airport, CA
09h 21min, from $198
5 %
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
07h 39min, from $185
4 %

Useful information about the flight from Los Angeles to New York

Flights from Los Angeles to New York

The route from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York (NYC) is extremely popular in the US. In a journey time of just over 5 and a half hours, passengers will cover 2500 miles. With over 40 direct flights a day there are ample opportunities to traverse the country quickly and easily. Airlines offering a non-stop option are: US, Alaska, Delta, United, JetBlue, Virgin America and American.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New York

Low-cost air tickets on this route are provided by many airlines, This leaves more spending money on reaching your destination.  Lowest prices are avaialble if booked well before the intended travel date. also make sure that your travel dates do not coincide with school vacations and weekends. The best time to travel is midweek.  Compare prices of flights online before booking.

Destination New York

Passengers can fly from any one of the LA's airports, with Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) being the biggest and busiest- to any of the five New York airports: JFK International (JFK), LaGuardia (LGA), Newark (EWR), Westchester and Long Island. After landing, the subway can be taken into New York's downtown area. There are also countless taxis to choose from at all airports in the New York area.

Flight information Los Angeles - New York
Cheap direct flights
Flight details Los Angeles - New York
  • Flight duration: min. 04:54 / max. 08:25
  • Distance: 3960 km
  • Flights per week: 405
  • Return flight duration: min. 05:55 / max. 09:20