The cheapest times to fly from KNO to LAX are

  • January 15th to May 13th
  • July 2nd to August 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 KNO to LAX is early August. Prices can be as high as $5564 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $890 for Sunday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Medan (KNO) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1162 to $2609 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $1162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3214. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2052 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1235 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KNO to LAX flight.

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

KNO to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KNO to LAX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Medan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KNO. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Medan. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $208 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1371. Return trip prices are from the LAX to KNO 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 KNO 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 16 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Singapore (KNO > SIN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $828
  • Average savings: $407 (32.96%)

See KNO to KUL flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (KNO > KUL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $841
  • Average savings: $394 (31.9%)

See KNO to SIN flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (KNO > HKG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $849
  • Average savings: $387 (31.3%)

See KNO to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8880 miles or 14291 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KNO to LAX flight is about 16 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Medan 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 KNO to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KNO
Origination airport name Kualanamu International Airport
City Medan
Country Indonesia
Latitude 3.6
Longitude 98.9

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


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.