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Cheap JFK to LAX Flights

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New York to Los Angeles route information

Origin Airport John F. Kennedy Intl.
Destination Airport Los Angeles Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue Airways
Flight Price $231
Distance 2,468 mi

New York

$151.37

Islip

$252.60

Newark

$204.52

White Plains

$253.99

Orange County

$331.99

Long Beach

$236.59

Burbank

$251.01

Cheap JFK to LAX Flights

  • Question : Is there a day that has more departure times to choose from than other days?
    Answer : With 76 total flight time options, Sunday provides the most flexibility from JFK to LAX. However, with only 60 flight times, Saturday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Los Angeles?
    Answer : If you are needing to save some money, look at Jul 24th. As of Jul 15th, it's showing the cheapest ticket at $257. That is 36% below the average for this route, so you can spend that extra money on an adventure in Los Angeles.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can switch your departure date and you may save money by doing it. The lowest-cost day to fly in July is Wednesday.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Los Angeles (LAX) from New York (JFK)?
    Answer : Cost can range from $214 to $3,317, prices for JFK to LAX do fluctuate more than the majority of routes in the United States. Prices are usually cheaper the further out you book.
  • Question : How long is the flight from JFK to LAX?
    Answer : Qantas can get you there in five hours and 55 minutes. For example, if you were to leave New York at 6:00 PM EDT, you would get to Los Angeles at 8:55 PM PDT. Just enough time if you want to catch up on your reading before you touch down. Don't forget the three-hour time change.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from New York to Los Angeles?
    Answer : The number does differ by the day of the week, but on average, you can expect 71 different choices of flight times when you book. That is higher than the national average of nine.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from New York to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Delta Air Lines is the leader in keeping costs down for passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $214 and, when compared to the high-end bookings of $3,317, it's a great deal.

New York to Los Angeles Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from New York to Los Angeles will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Los Angeles.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Expedia.com, we’ll pair you up with JFK to LAX flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind New York for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to LAX with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

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