The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BOM are

  • January 15th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • September 3rd to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

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 BOM is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1688 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $721 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Mumbai

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Mumbai (BOM) will usually cost between $733 to $1281 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 $734. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1407. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $672 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $841 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BOM flight.

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

LAX to BOM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BOM 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 $0.06, 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 to Mumbai, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (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 $846. Return trip prices are from the BOM 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 BOM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 54 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, GoAir, Gulf Air, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, IndiGo, JAL, JetBlue, Jetstar, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, SAS, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8697 miles or 13996 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BOM flight is about 16 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 100 available flights from LAX to BOM.


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 BOM
Destination airport name Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
City Mumbai
Country India
Latitude 19.1
Longitude 72.9


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