The cheapest times to fly from CTU to LAX are
- January 29th to April 15th (except the week of March 26th)
- August 20th to December 31st (except the weeks of September 24th, December 3rd, and 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 CTU to LAX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1939 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $342 for Monday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Chengdu (CTU) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $364 to $909 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 $362. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1034. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $672 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $541 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTU to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CTU to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CTU to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chengdu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CTU. 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 (18%) 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 $509. Return trip prices are from the LAX to CTU flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CTU to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CTU to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Shuangliu Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7193 miles or 11576 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CTU to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTU to LAX flight is about 13 hour 56 minutes.
How many flights go between Chengdu and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 109 available flights from CTU to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Shuangliu Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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