The cheapest times to fly from GCK to LAX are
- January 8th to March 4th
- April 23rd to May 13th
- July 9th to August 5th (except the week of July 16th)
- October 8th to November 18th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GCK to LAX is early November. Prices can be as high as $848 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $290 for Wednesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Garden City, KS (GCK) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $290 to $660 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $338. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $651. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $313 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $406 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GCK to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GCK to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GCK to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Garden City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GCK. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $193 (34%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $357. Return trip prices are from the LAX to GCK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from GCK to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GCK to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Garden City Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1025 miles or 1650 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GCK to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GCK to LAX flight is about 2 hour 50 minutes.
How many flights go between Garden City, KS and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 33 available flights from GCK to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Garden City Regional Airport|
|City||Garden City, KS|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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