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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CLE are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • August 13th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 CLE is late January. Prices can be as high as $876 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $155 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Cleveland

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Cleveland, OH (CLE) will usually cost between $163 to $499 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $206. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $504. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $299 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $329 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CLE flight.

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

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LAX to CLE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to CLE 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 $137 (34%) 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 $264. Return trip prices are from the CLE to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to CLE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 40 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 CLE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from CLE
  • Usually 20.67% less expensive than CLE
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from CLE
  • Usually 11.85% less expensive than CLE
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to PIT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2048 miles or 3296 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CLE flight is about 4 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Cleveland, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 120 available flights from LAX to CLE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codeCLE
Destination airport nameCleveland-Hopkins International Airport
CityCleveland, OH
Countrythe United States
Latitude41.4
Longitude-81.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAX to CLE tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 17% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 33% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLE heading for LAX about 8 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Cleveland, OH is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • United: 10 minutes late
  • Spirit: 4 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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