The cheapest times to fly from KIX to LGB are

  • January 8th to April 22nd
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • November 5th to December 23rd (except the week of December 10th)

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 KIX to LGB is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $2719 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $756 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Osaka (KIX) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $890 to $1663 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $943. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2145. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1202 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1105 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIX to LGB flight.

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

KIX to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIX to LGB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Osaka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $203 (16%) 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 $1046. Return trip prices are from the LGB to KIX 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 KIX to LGB 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 19 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 KIX to LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 31.96% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See KIX to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 9.14% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See KIX to SNA flights

Destination alternative #3: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 6.65% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See KIX to ONT flights

Destination alternative #4: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 5.21% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See KIX to BUR flights


Flight Hacking KIX to LGB

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 KIX to LGB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Honolulu, HI (KIX > HNL > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1062
  • Average savings: $43 (3.89%)

See KIX to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (KIX > SFO > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1074
  • Average savings: $31 (2.81%)

See KIX to HNL flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (KIX > LAS > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $3 (0.23%)

See KIX to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KIX to LGB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, Shandong, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Kansai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5746 miles or 9247 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KIX to LGB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIX to LGB flight is about 11 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Osaka and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from KIX to LGB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KIX
Origination airport name Kansai International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 135.2

Return Airport

Destination code LGB
Destination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2


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