The cheapest times to fly from BIA to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 27th to September 30th
  • October 29th 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 BIA to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $5009 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $514 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Bastia (BIA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $530 to $2848 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 $536. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2446. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1910 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $838 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BIA to LAX flight.

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

BIA to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BIA to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Bastia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into BIA. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Bastia. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $623 (30%) 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 $806. Return trip prices are from the LAX to BIA 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 BIA 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 12 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BIA 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 BIA to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toulouse (BIA > TLS > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $637
  • Average savings: $201 (23.99%)

See BIA to ORY flights

Hack #2: Paris (BIA > ORY > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $187 (22.26%)

See BIA to TLS flights

Hack #3: Nice (BIA > NCE > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $669
  • Average savings: $169 (20.17%)

See BIA to NCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Corsica, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6208 miles or 9991 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BIA to LAX flight is about 12 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from BIA to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BIA
Origination airport name Bastia Poretta Airport
City Bastia
Country France
Latitude 42.6
Longitude 9.5

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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