The cheapest times to fly from CMX to LAX are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to May 6th
  • August 13th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th 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 CMX to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $956 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $353 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Hancock/Houghton, MI (CMX) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $363 to $743 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 $368. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $724. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $510 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMX to LAX flight.

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

CMX to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMX to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hancock. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $116 (20%) 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 $467. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CMX 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 CMX 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 4 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Houghton County Memorial Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1800 miles or 2897 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMX to LAX flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Hancock/Houghton, MI and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from CMX to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CMX
Origination airport name Houghton County Memorial Airport
City Hancock/Houghton, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 47.2
Longitude -88.5

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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