The cheapest times to fly from CCU to LAX are

  • January 15th to April 15th
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 CCU to LAX is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $4908 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $903 for Thursday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Kolkata (CCU) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $939 to $1372 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $948. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1697. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $749 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1059 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CCU to LAX flight.

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

CCU to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CCU to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Kolkata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CCU. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Kolkata. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $252 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1036. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CCU 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 CCU 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 15 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Bangkok (CCU > BKK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $876
  • Average savings: $184 (17.33%)

See CCU to KUL flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (CCU > KUL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $967
  • Average savings: $92 (8.69%)

See CCU to BKK flights

Hack #3: Singapore (CCU > SIN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $982
  • Average savings: $77 (7.27%)

See CCU to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8145 miles or 13108 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CCU to LAX flight is about 15 hour 39 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from CCU to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CCU
Origination airport name Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
City Kolkata
Country India
Latitude 22.7
Longitude 88.4

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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