The cheapest times to fly from LAX to BUR are

  • March 26th to April 29th
  • December 3rd to March 11th (except the week of December 17th)

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 BUR is late January. Prices can be as high as $1582 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $193 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Burbank

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Burbank, CA (BUR) will usually cost between $212 to $599 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $222. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1570. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1348 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $303 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to BUR flight.

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

LAX to BUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to BUR 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 $10.45, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $144 (34%) 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 $272. Return trip prices are from the BUR 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 BUR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 1 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 BUR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from BUR
  • Usually 40.83% less expensive than BUR
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to SAN flights


Flight Hacking LAX to BUR

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 BUR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Jose, CA (LAX > SJC > BUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $236
  • Average savings: $67 (22.15%)

See LAX to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 18 miles or 29 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to BUR flight is about 1 hour 1 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from LAX to BUR.


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 BUR
Destination airport name Bob Hope Airport
City Burbank, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 34.2
Longitude -118.4


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