The cheapest times to fly from CAG to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd, October 29th, and November 26th)

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 CAG to LAX is early May. Prices can be as high as $2635 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $407 for Monday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Cagliari (CAG) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $491 to $1153 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $498. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1400. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $902 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $634 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAG to LAX flight.

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

CAG to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAG to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Cagliari. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $124 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $658. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CAG 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 CAG 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 26 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Milan (CAG > MXP > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $574
  • Average savings: $60 (9.46%)

See CAG to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (CAG > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $581
  • Average savings: $53 (8.36%)

See CAG to MXP flights

Hack #3: Bologna (CAG > BLQ > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $602
  • Average savings: $33 (5.13%)

See CAG to BLQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Air Europa, Air France, Air Italy, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6366 miles or 10245 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAG to LAX flight is about 12 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from CAG to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAG
Origination airport name Elmas Airport
City Cagliari
Country Italy
Latitude 39.3
Longitude 9.1

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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