The cheapest times to fly from GDL to LAX are
- January 15th to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
- May 14th to June 17th (except the week of May 28th)
- August 20th to December 2nd (except the week of November 12th)
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 GDL to LAX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $723 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $167 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Guadalajara (GDL) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $176 to $378 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $181. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $471. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $290 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $217 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GDL to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GDL to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GDL to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Guadalajara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Thursdays 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 $22 (8%) 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 $235. Return trip prices are from the LAX to GDL 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 GDL to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 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 GDL to LAX while comparing.
- 128 miles (206 km) away from LAX
- Usually 52.07% less expensive than LAX
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GDL to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, Qantas, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1308 miles or 2105 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GDL to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GDL to LAX flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.
How many flights go between Guadalajara and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from GDL to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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