The cheapest times to fly from DLI to LAX are

  • February 5th to May 27th
  • mid June
  • September 17th to November 25th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 8th)

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 DLI to LAX is mid June. Prices can be as high as $3156 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $987 for Monday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Da Lat (DLI) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1032 to $2113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $998. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2609. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1611 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1082 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DLI to LAX flight.

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

DLI to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DLI to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dalat. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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 DLI. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Dalat. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $108 (8%) 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 $1209. Return trip prices are from the LAX to DLI 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 DLI 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 26 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Ho Chi Minh City (DLI > SGN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $827
  • Average savings: $255 (23.57%)

See DLI to BKK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $244 (22.5%)

See DLI to SGN flights

Hack #3: Hanoi (DLI > HAN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $926
  • Average savings: $156 (14.42%)

See DLI to HAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Korean Air, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8031 miles or 12925 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DLI to LAX flight is about 15 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Da Lat and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from DLI to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DLI
Origination airport name Lienkhang Airport
City Da Lat
Country Vietnam
Latitude 11.7
Longitude 108.4

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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