The cheapest times to fly from DUS to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 DUS to LAX is early November. Prices can be as high as $1298 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $431 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $453 to $1150 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1178. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $715 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $556 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DUS to LAX flight.

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

DUS to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DUS to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Düsseldorf. 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 DUS. 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 $74 (10%) 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 $617. Return trip prices are from the LAX to DUS 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 DUS 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 11 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (DUS > CPH > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $462
  • Average savings: $94 (16.83%)

See DUS to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (DUS > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $486
  • Average savings: $70 (12.6%)

See DUS to CPH flights

Hack #3: Paris (DUS > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $493
  • Average savings: $63 (11.25%)

See DUS to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 40 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, XL Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5674 miles or 9131 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DUS to LAX flight is about 11 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Dusseldorf and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from DUS to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DUS
Origination airport name Duesseldorf Airport
City Dusseldorf
Country Germany
Latitude 51.3
Longitude 6.8

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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