The cheapest times to fly from MAU to LAX are

  • March 19th to April 8th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • June 25th to July 29th
  • October 22nd to November 11th

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 MAU to LAX is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $2701 for Friday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $973 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Maupiti (MAU) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1349 to $2701 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1837. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $2701. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $864 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2701 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAU to LAX flight.

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

MAU to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAU to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Maupiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above 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 MAU. Fridays 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 $689 (26%) 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 $1538. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MAU 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 MAU 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 8 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4131 miles or 6648 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAU to LAX flight is about 8 hour 25 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from MAU to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAU
Origination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3

Return Airport

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


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