The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CMX are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 6th
  • August 13th to September 16th
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 CMX is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1007 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $353 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Hancock

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Hancock/Houghton, MI (CMX) will usually cost between $363 to $723 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $373. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $731. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $358 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $514 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CMX flight.

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

LAX to CMX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to CMX 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $116 (20%) 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 $468. Return trip prices are from the CMX 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 CMX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 13 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 CMX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rhinelander/Oneida County Airport (RHI) in Rhinelander, WI

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 16.46% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to RHI flights

Destination alternative #2: Ford Airport (IMT) in Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 9.64% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to IMT flights

Destination alternative #3: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 8.08% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to MQT flights

Destination alternative #4: Thunder Bay Airport (YQT) in Thunder Bay

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 4.19% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YQT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Houghton County Memorial Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1800 miles or 2897 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CMX flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Hancock/Houghton, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from LAX to CMX.


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 CMX
Destination airport name Houghton County Memorial Airport
City Hancock/Houghton, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 47.2
Longitude -88.5


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