The cheapest times to fly from AUG to LAX are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 6th
- May 28th to June 17th
- August 27th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
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 AUG to LAX is early December. Prices can be as high as $1217 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $392 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Augusta/Waterville, ME (AUG) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $417 to $746 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $410. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $768. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $358 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $512 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AUG to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AUG to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the AUG to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Augusta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below 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 AUG. 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 $108 (18%) 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 $495. Return trip prices are from the LAX to AUG 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 AUG 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 5 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking AUG 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 AUG to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $450
- Average savings: $62 (12.02%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from AUG to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Augusta State Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2660 miles or 4281 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from AUG to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop AUG to LAX flight is about 5 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Augusta/Waterville, ME 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 AUG to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Augusta State Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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