The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BAQ are

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 LAX to BAQ is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1177 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $533 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Barranquilla

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Barranquilla (BAQ) will usually cost between $584 to $853 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $584. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1054. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $469 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $694 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BAQ flight.

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

LAX to BAQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BAQ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $62 (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 $676. Return trip prices are from the BAQ to LAX 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 LAX to BAQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 42 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 LAX to BAQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafael Nunez Airport (CTG) in Cartagena

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from BAQ
  • Usually 3.03% less expensive than BAQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CTG flights


Flight Hacking LAX to BAQ

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 LAX to BAQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (LAX > BOG > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $551
  • Average savings: $143 (20.61%)

See LAX to BOG flights

Hack #2: Medellin (LAX > MDE > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $626
  • Average savings: $69 (9.87%)

See LAX to MDE flights

Hack #3: Cali (LAX > CLO > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $54 (7.71%)

See LAX to CLO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3175 miles or 5110 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BAQ flight is about 6 hour 42 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from LAX to BAQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code BAQ
Destination airport name Ernesto Cortissoz Airport
City Barranquilla
Country Colombia
Latitude 10.9
Longitude -74.8


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