The cheapest times to fly from EGE to LAX are

  • August 6th to October 28th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 10th to April 1st (except the week of January 1st)

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 EGE to LAX is mid August. Prices can be as high as $852 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $343 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Eagle, CO (EGE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $388 to $653 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $388. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $613. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $225 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $500 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EGE to LAX flight.

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

EGE to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EGE to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Vail. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EGE. 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 $87 (15%) 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 $483. Return trip prices are from the LAX to EGE 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 EGE to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from EGE to LAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 20.70% less expensive than LAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EGE to SAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 14.50% less expensive than LAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EGE to ONT flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 7.70% less expensive than LAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EGE to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 7.60% less expensive than LAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EGE to SNA flights


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

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (EGE > LAS > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $498
  • Average savings: $3 (0.5%)

See EGE to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Eagle County Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 747 miles or 1202 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EGE to LAX flight is about 2 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Eagle, CO and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from EGE to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EGE
Origination airport name Eagle County Regional Airport
City Eagle, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.6
Longitude -106.9

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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