The cheapest times to fly from FDH to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • June 4th to July 8th
  • September 3rd to October 14th

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 FDH to LAX is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1592 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $633 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $637 to $1306 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $682. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1314. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $632 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $799 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FDH to LAX flight.

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

FDH to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FDH to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Friedrichshafen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $103 (8%) 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 $825. Return trip prices are from the LAX to FDH 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 FDH 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 41 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Toulouse (FDH > TLS > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $715
  • Average savings: $84 (10.52%)

See FDH to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (FDH > IST > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $50 (6.26%)

See FDH to TLS flights

Hack #3: Palma Mallorca (FDH > PMI > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $46 (5.76%)

See FDH to PMI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5942 miles or 9563 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FDH to LAX flight is about 11 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from FDH to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFDH
Origination airport nameFriedrichshafen Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLAX
Destination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States


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