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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to COO are

  • January 1st to January 14th
  • March 26th to May 27th
  • September 3rd 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 COO is late September. Prices can be as high as $4191 for Monday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $1138 for Wednesday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to Cotonou

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Cotonou (COO) will usually cost between $1169 to $3051 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1364. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $2494. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1459 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to COO flight.

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

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LAX to COO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to COO 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 $0.12, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to COO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Cotonou, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1066 (41%) 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 $1375. Return trip prices are from the COO to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to COO 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 48 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 COO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Lagos

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from COO
  • Usually 37.95% less expensive than COO
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport (LFW) in Lome

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from COO
  • Usually 4.56% less expensive than COO
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LFW flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to COO

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 COO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (LAX > CDG > COO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1015
  • Average savings: $444 (30.44%)

See LAX to CDG flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LAX > JFK > COO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1316
  • Average savings: $143 (9.77%)

See LAX to JFK flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (LAX > IAD > COO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1386
  • Average savings: $73 (4.97%)

See LAX to IAD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, RwandAir, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Card Bernardin Gadin de Cadjehoun International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7676 miles or 12353 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to COO flight is about 14 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from LAX to COO.

 

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 COO
Destination airport name Card Bernardin Gadin de Cadjehoun International Airport
City Cotonou
Country Benin
Latitude 6.4
Longitude 2.4

 

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