The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CNX are

  • February 26th to May 13th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 20th 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 CNX is early September. Prices can be as high as $1374 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $459 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Chiang Mai

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Chiang Mai (CNX) will usually cost between $534 to $999 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $507. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1142. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $634 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $698 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CNX flight.

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

LAX to CNX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to CNX 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 $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CNX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chiang Mai, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $57 (7%) 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 $688. Return trip prices are from the CNX 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 CNX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to CNX

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 CNX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (LAX > HKG > CNX)

  • Price for both tickets: $683
  • Average savings: $15 (2.08%)

See LAX to HKG flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (LAX > BKK > CNX)

  • Price for both tickets: $686
  • Average savings: $12 (1.65%)

See LAX to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 38 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Astana, Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai Lion Mentari, Thai Vietjet Air, United, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8041 miles or 12941 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CNX flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Chiang Mai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from LAX to CNX.


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 CNX
Destination airport name Chiang Mai International Airport
City Chiang Mai
Country Thailand
Latitude 18.8
Longitude 99


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