The cheapest times to fly from ACA to LAX are
- January 15th to April 1st
- April 16th to April 29th
- May 14th to June 24th
- September 3rd to October 7th (except the weeks of September 10th and September 24th)
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 ACA to LAX is late May. Prices can be as high as $1512 for Tuesday flights during late July, or as low as $274 for Friday flights around late May.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Acapulco (ACA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $291 to $662 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $283. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $912. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $630 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $400 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACA to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ACA to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ACA to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Acapulco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ACA. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Acapulco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $41 (9%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $416. Return trip prices are from the LAX to ACA 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 ACA 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 3 hour 58 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from ACA to LAX while comparing.
- 128 miles (206 km) away from LAX
- Usually 53.00% less expensive than LAX
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Hacking ACA to LAX
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 ACA to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $334
- Average savings: $66 (16.5%)
- Price for both tickets: $360
- Average savings: $41 (10.13%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ACA to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, TAR Aerolineas, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to General Juan N Alvarez International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1657 miles or 2667 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ACA to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACA to LAX flight is about 3 hour 58 minutes.
How many flights go between Acapulco and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from ACA to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||General Juan N Alvarez International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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