The cheapest times to fly from JMU to LAX are

  • October 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 5th)

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 JMU to LAX is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4831 for Wednesday flights during late July, or as low as $1348 for Thursday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Jiamusi (JMU) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $3163 to $4831 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 $2954. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $4513. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1560 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3905 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JMU to LAX flight.

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

JMU to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JMU to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Jiamusi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JMU. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Jiamusi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1068 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3189. Return trip prices are from the LAX to JMU 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 JMU 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 10 hour 43 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from JMU to LAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 50.41% less expensive than LAX
  • 2-layover flights available

See JMU to ONT flights

Destination alternative #2: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 50.22% less expensive than LAX
  • 2-layover flights available

See JMU to BUR flights


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

Hack #1: Beijing (JMU > PEK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $894
  • Average savings: $3011 (77.11%)

See JMU to SHE flights

Hack #2: Shenyang (JMU > SHE > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1696
  • Average savings: $2209 (56.57%)

See JMU to PEK flights

Hack #3: Yantai (JMU > YNT > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1823
  • Average savings: $2082 (53.32%)

See JMU to YNT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5409 miles or 8705 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JMU to LAX flight is about 10 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from JMU to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JMU
Origination airport name Jiamusi Airport
City Jiamusi
Country China
Latitude 46.8
Longitude 130.5

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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