The cheapest times to fly from CEB to LAX are

  • February 26th to April 15th
  • August 20th to December 31st (except the week of December 10th)

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 CEB to LAX is late October. Prices can be as high as $2071 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $471 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Lapu-Lapu City (CEB) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $549 to $1167 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $594. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1367. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $773 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 CEB to LAX flight.

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

CEB to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CEB to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Cebu City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $150 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $806. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CEB 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 CEB 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 14 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Manila (CEB > MNL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $720
  • Average savings: $119 (14.14%)

See CEB to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (CEB > PVG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $759
  • Average savings: $80 (9.49%)

See CEB to MNL flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (CEB > HKG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $773
  • Average savings: $66 (7.82%)

See CEB to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Hawaiian, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tigerair Taiwan, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Mactan-Cebu International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7334 miles or 11803 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CEB to LAX flight is about 14 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Lapu-Lapu City and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from CEB to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CEB
Origination airport name Mactan-Cebu International Airport
City Lapu-Lapu City
Country the Philippines
Latitude 10.3
Longitude 124

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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