The cheapest times to fly from HDS to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • August 27th to October 28th

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 HDS to LAX is late April. Prices can be as high as $3062 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1282 for Tuesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Hoedspruit (HDS) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1427 to $2382 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1444. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2303. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $860 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1527 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HDS to LAX flight.

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

HDS to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HDS to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hoedspruit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 $383 (19%) 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 $1528. Return trip prices are from the LAX to HDS 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 HDS 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 19 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Johannesburg (HDS > JNB > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1296
  • Average savings: $231 (15.13%)

See HDS to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (HDS > JFK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1337
  • Average savings: $190 (12.44%)

See HDS to JNB flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (HDS > IAD > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1479
  • Average savings: $48 (3.14%)

See HDS to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10479 miles or 16864 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HDS to LAX flight is about 19 hour 51 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from HDS to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HDS
Origination airport name Hoedspruit Airport
City Hoedspruit
Country South Africa
Latitude -24.3
Longitude 30.9

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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