Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
Most travelers looking for flights on the route from New York to Los Angeles decide to book flights with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
37 %
American Airlines
19 %
JetBlue Airways
18 %
Tip: book 3 weeks before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 3 weeks before travel. Save up to 57 %.
22 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Wednesday
Choosing the right day of the week is worthwhile as prices of flights on this route are cheapest on Wednesday.
Direct flights are cheaper
On this route, direct flights are $16.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
06h 43min
08h 21min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from New York to Los Angeles are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
06h 43min, from $236
76 %
1 stopover Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, MN
08h 21min, from $252
8 %
1 stopover San Francisco International Airport, CA
11h 35min, from $280
5 %
Round trip from $236.00
Currently, flights on this route are cheapest departing on 12/05/2018 and returning on 12/12/2018.