The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BKK are

  • January 22nd to April 1st
  • 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 LAX to BKK is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1297 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $449 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Bangkok

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Bangkok (BKK) will usually cost between $452 to $872 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $455. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1087. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $633 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $618 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BKK flight.

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

LAX to BKK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BKK 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 $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BKK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. 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 $82 (11%) 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 $595. Return trip prices are from the BKK 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 BKK 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 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 45 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, Hong Kong Express, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Thai Vietjet Air, United, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8258 miles or 13290 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BKK flight is about 15 hour 51 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 118 available flights from LAX to BKK.


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 BKK
Destination airport name Suvarnabhumi International Airport
City Bangkok
Country Thailand
Latitude 13.7
Longitude 100.7


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