The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BFF are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 11th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 BFF is early December. Prices can be as high as $758 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $321 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Scottsbluff

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Scottsbluff, NE (BFF) will usually cost between $321 to $612 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $335. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $500. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $369 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BFF flight.

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

LAX to BFF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BFF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $187 (35%) 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 $337. Return trip prices are from the BFF 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 BFF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 44 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 BFF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Laramie Regional Airport (LAR) in Laramie, WY

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from BFF
  • Usually 1.36% less expensive than BFF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LAR flights


Flight Hacking LAX to BFF

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 BFF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (LAX > DEN > BFF)

  • Price for both tickets: $345
  • Average savings: $24 (6.38%)

See LAX to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Western Neb. Regional/William B. Heilig Field Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 973 miles or 1566 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BFF flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Scottsbluff, NE?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from LAX to BFF.


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 BFF
Destination airport name Western Neb. Regional/William B. Heilig Field Airport
City Scottsbluff, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -103.6


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