The cheapest times to fly from CNX to LAX are

  • March 5th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 20th 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 CNX to LAX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1398 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $566 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $630 to $1000 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $595. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1303. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $708 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $761 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CNX to LAX flight.

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

CNX to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CNX to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chiang Mai. 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 fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CNX. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chiang Mai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $57 (7%) 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 $764. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CNX 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 CNX 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 27 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Shanghai (CNX > PVG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $14 (1.84%)

See CNX to BKK flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (CNX > BKK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $750
  • Average savings: $11 (1.38%)

See CNX to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 40 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Astana, Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai AirAsia X, Thai Lion Mentari, Thai Smile, Thai Vietjet Air, United, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8041 miles or 12941 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CNX to LAX flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Chiang Mai and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from CNX to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CNX
Origination airport name Chiang Mai International Airport
City Chiang Mai
Country Thailand
Latitude 18.8
Longitude 99

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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