The cheapest times to fly from FRA to LAX are
- January 8th to April 1st
- April 16th to June 3rd
- October 22nd to December 9th
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 FRA to LAX is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1372 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $451 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $452 to $1150 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 $451. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1226. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $775 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $591 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FRA to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FRA to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday 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 $89 (12%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $614. Return trip prices are from the LAX to FRA 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 FRA to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking FRA 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 FRA to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $495
- Average savings: $96 (16.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $503
- Average savings: $88 (14.89%)
- Price for both tickets: $513
- Average savings: $78 (13.2%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FRA to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 38 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Serbia, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LATAM, 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, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5791 miles or 9320 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FRA to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to LAX flight is about 11 hour 24 minutes.
How many flights go between Frankfurt and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 94 available flights from FRA to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Frankfurt Main Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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