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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 $222
Distance 2,468 mi

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Cheap JFK to LAX Flights

  • 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. Giving you enough time to catch up on your television shows before your plane touches down. Don't forget the three-hour time change. So, synchronize your watches.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from New York to Los Angeles is on Wednesday. If you are trying to save a little cash on your next flight look for flights on that day.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from New York to Los Angeles?
    Answer : This flight takes just about five hours and 55 minutes via Qantas. If you catch the 6:00 PM EDT departure, you'll arrive at 8:55 PM PDT (remember, there is a time change of three hours).
  • Question : How long do most people stay in Los Angeles?
    Answer : Of course, you are not most people, but if you were, you'd stay around one week.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Los Angeles?
    Answer : As of May 20th, the best day for deals to Los Angeles (LAX) is May 29th. It cost $237, which is 42% below the average price to book the same route.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Los Angeles (LAX) from New York (JFK)?
    Answer : Prices vary anywhere from $237 to $2,142. Booking far in advance can usually help you get the cheapest price. However, usually the sooner you book, the better the price.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from New York to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are 71. The average route departing the United States currently has nine different flight times per day. You'll have more options than the average passenger.