The cheapest times to fly from KUF to LAX are

  • January 15th to May 20th
  • September 24th to October 21st
  • November 5th to December 2nd

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 KUF to LAX is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $1372 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $576 for Tuesday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Samara (KUF) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $587 to $1090 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $596. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1168. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $573 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $658 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KUF to LAX flight.

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

KUF to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KUF to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Samara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 $83 (8%) 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 $687. Return trip prices are from the LAX to KUF 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 KUF 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 12 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Moscow (KUF > DME > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $552
  • Average savings: $107 (16.19%)

See KUF to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (KUF > SVO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $590
  • Average savings: $68 (10.33%)

See KUF to DME flights

Hack #3: St. Petersburg (KUF > LED > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $604
  • Average savings: $54 (8.21%)

See KUF to LED flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6355 miles or 10227 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KUF to LAX flight is about 12 hour 25 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from KUF to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KUF
Origination airport name Kurumoch Airport
City Samara
Country Russia
Latitude 53.5
Longitude 50.2

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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