Favorite airline: American Airlines
The majority of passengers on the route New York – Los Angeles prefer to fly with American Airlines.
American Airlines
27 %
Alaska Airlines
23 %
JetBlue Airways
21 %
Tip: book 8 weeks before departure
Our tip: book flights on this route 8 weeks before departure and save up to 40 %.
56 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Tuesday
Flight tickets are cheapest on Tuesday. Flights on these weekdays cost up to 17 % less.
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 9 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
06h 28min
10h 25min
11h 45min
The favorite connection is non-stop
88 % of all bookings on the route New York to Los Angeles are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
06h 28min, from $159
88 %
1 stopover San Francisco International Airport, CA
09h 19min, from $223
5 %
1 stopover Boston Logan International Airport, MA
08h 30min, from $273
2 %