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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BHM are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • 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 BHM is early November. Prices can be as high as $1094 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $312 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Birmingham

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Birmingham, AL (BHM) will usually cost between $319 to $622 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 $357. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $557. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $200 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $381 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BHM flight.

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

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LAX to BHM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BHM 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 $0.13, 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. 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 $168 (32%) 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 $350. Return trip prices are from the BHM to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to BHM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 14 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 BHM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from BHM
  • Usually 14.04% less expensive than BHM
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to ATL flights

Destination alternative #2: Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport (HSV) in Huntsville, AL

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from BHM
  • Usually 3.81% less expensive than BHM
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to HSV flights

Destination alternative #3: Lovell Field Airport (CHA) in Chattanooga, TN

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from BHM
  • Usually 0.66% less expensive than BHM
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CHA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1811 miles or 2915 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BHM flight is about 4 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Birmingham, AL?

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

 

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 BHM
Destination airport name Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
City Birmingham, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -86.8

 

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