The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CBR are

  • January 22nd to February 11th
  • April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • July 30th 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 CBR is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2417 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1024 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Canberra

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Canberra (CBR) will usually cost between $1046 to $1713 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1049. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1975. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $926 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1228 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CBR flight.

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

LAX to CBR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to CBR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. 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 $111 (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 $1238. Return trip prices are from the CBR 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 CBR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 44 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 CBR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sydney International Airport (SYD) in Sydney

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from CBR
  • Usually 23.95% less expensive than CBR
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to SYD flights


Flight Hacking LAX to CBR

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 CBR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (LAX > MEL > CBR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1091
  • Average savings: $137 (11.12%)

See LAX to MEL flights

Hack #2: Sydney (LAX > SYD > CBR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1113
  • Average savings: $115 (9.37%)

See LAX to SYD flights

Hack #3: Brisbane (LAX > BNE > CBR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1119
  • Average savings: $109 (8.84%)

See LAX to BNE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7637 miles or 12291 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CBR flight is about 14 hour 44 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from LAX to CBR.


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 CBR
Destination airport name Canberra Airport
City Canberra
Country Australia
Latitude -35.3
Longitude 149.2


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