The cheapest times to fly from GOM to LAX are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 GOM to LAX is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2859 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $1220 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Goma (GOM) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1329 to $2278 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 $1411. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2210. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $799 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1631 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GOM to LAX flight.

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

GOM to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GOM to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Goma. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $1102 (32%) 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 $1528. Return trip prices are from the LAX to GOM 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 GOM to LAX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (GOM > ORD > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1608
  • Average savings: $23 (1.41%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9380 miles or 15096 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GOM to LAX flight is about 17 hour 52 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from GOM to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GOM
Origination airport name Goma Airport
City Goma
Country the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Latitude -1.7
Longitude 29.2

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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