The cheapest times to fly from LAX to MAN are

  • April 2nd to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 23rd and April 30th)
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 27th, October 29th, and November 19th)

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 MAN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $982 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $440 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Manchester

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Manchester (MAN) will usually cost between $564 to $847 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $577. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $860. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $284 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to MAN flight.

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

LAX to MAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to MAN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Manchester, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $90 (13%) 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 $613. Return trip prices are from the MAN 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 MAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 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 MAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 7.14% less expensive than MAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CWL flights

Destination alternative #2: Bristol Airport (BRS) in Bristol

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 6.55% less expensive than MAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BRS flights


Flight Hacking LAX to MAN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LAX to MAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $514
  • Average savings: $159 (23.59%)

See LAX to BCN flights

Hack #2: London (LAX > LHR > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $559
  • Average savings: $114 (16.89%)

See LAX to LHR flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (LAX > CPH > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $588
  • Average savings: $85 (12.57%)

See LAX to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, Allegiant, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, InterJet, Jet2, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5299 miles or 8528 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to MAN flight is about 10 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Manchester?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from LAX to MAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code MAN
Destination airport name Manchester Airport
City Manchester
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.3
Longitude -2.3


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