The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BDL are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • August 13th 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 LAX to BDL is early September. Prices can be as high as $944 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $270 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Hartford

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Hartford, CT (BDL) will usually cost between $281 to $613 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $303. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $593. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $290 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $413 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BDL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to BDL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

LAX to BDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BDL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $136 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $359. Return trip prices are from the BDL to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to BDL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 31 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from LAX to BDL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 37.77% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 28.57% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to JFK flights

Destination alternative #3: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 27.12% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LGA flights

Destination alternative #4: Theodore Francis Green State Airport (PVD) in Providence, RI

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 11.44% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PVD flights

Destination alternative #5: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 26.63% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to EWR flights

Destination alternative #6: Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, NH

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 9.20% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to MHT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAX to BDL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bradley International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2521 miles or 4057 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAX to BDL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BDL flight is about 5 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Hartford, CT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 160 available flights from LAX to BDL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeBDL
Destination airport nameBradley International Airport
CityHartford, CT
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAX to BDL tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 3% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BDL heading for LAX about 5 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Hartford, CT is about 5 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 5 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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