The cheapest times to fly from KWI to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 KWI to LAX is early November. Prices can be as high as $1554 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $903 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Kuwait (KWI) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $912 to $1365 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $917. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1416. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $498 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1110 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KWI to LAX flight.

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

KWI to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KWI to LAX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kuwait City. 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. Fridays 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 $81 (7%) 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 $1072. Return trip prices are from the LAX to KWI 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 KWI 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 15 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Paris (KWI > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $287 (25.86%)

See KWI to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (KWI > IST > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $838
  • Average savings: $272 (24.5%)

See KWI to CDG flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (KWI > SAW > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $873
  • Average savings: $237 (21.35%)

See KWI to SAW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, Alitalia, American, atlasglobal, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7981 miles or 12844 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KWI to LAX flight is about 15 hour 21 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from KWI to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KWI
Origination airport name Kuwait International Airport
City Kuwait
Country Kuwait
Latitude 29.2
Longitude 48

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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