The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BLZ are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 9th to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • September 3rd to September 30th

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 BLZ is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $8582 for Thursday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $1257 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Blantyre

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Blantyre (BLZ) will usually cost between $1282 to $5033 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1938. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $3830. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1892 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1981 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BLZ flight.

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

LAX to BLZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BLZ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BLZ, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Thursdays 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 $4052 (60%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1685. Return trip prices are from the BLZ 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 BLZ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to BLZ

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 BLZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dar Es Salaam (LAX > DAR > BLZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1181
  • Average savings: $800 (40.39%)

See LAX to DAR flights

Hack #2: Nairobi (LAX > NBO > BLZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1245
  • Average savings: $736 (37.14%)

See LAX to NBO flights

Hack #3: Johannesburg (LAX > JNB > BLZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1280
  • Average savings: $701 (35.37%)

See LAX to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10354 miles or 16663 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BLZ flight is about 19 hour 37 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from LAX to BLZ.


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 BLZ
Destination airport name Chileka International Airport
City Blantyre
Country Malawi
Latitude -15.7
Longitude 35


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