The cheapest times to fly from FSZ to LAX are

  • March 26th to July 15th (except the weeks of April 23rd and April 30th)
  • October 8th to December 23rd (except the weeks of October 29th, November 5th, and November 26th)

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 FSZ to LAX is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4703 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $564 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Shizuoka (FSZ) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1928 to $2938 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1510. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $3648. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2138 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2364 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FSZ to LAX flight.

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

FSZ to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FSZ to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Shizuoka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FSZ. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Shizuoka. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $601 (16%) 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 $2053. Return trip prices are from the LAX to FSZ 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 FSZ 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 1 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Fukuoka (FSZ > FUK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1143
  • Average savings: $1221 (51.65%)

See FSZ to OKA flights

Hack #2: Okinawa (FSZ > OKA > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1203
  • Average savings: $1162 (49.13%)

See FSZ to FUK flights

Hack #3: Kagoshima (FSZ > KOJ > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1283
  • Average savings: $1081 (45.73%)

See FSZ to KOJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, Asiana, China Airlines, China Eastern, Delta, EVA Air, JAL, Sichuan Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5578 miles or 8977 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FSZ to LAX flight is about 11 hour 1 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from FSZ to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FSZ
Origination airport name Shizuoka Airport
City Shizuoka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.8
Longitude 138.2

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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