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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to COU are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)

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 COU is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $921 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $263 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Columbia

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Columbia, MO (COU) will usually cost between $376 to $626 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $355. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $628. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $273 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $412 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to COU flight.

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

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LAX to COU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to COU 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 $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $109 (22%) 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 $393. Return trip prices are from the COU 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 COU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 40 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 COU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansas City International Airport (MCI) in Kansas City, MO

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from COU
  • Usually 43.81% less expensive than COU
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to MCI flights

Destination alternative #2: St Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) in St. Louis, MO

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from COU
  • Usually 12.38% less expensive than COU
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to STL flights

Destination alternative #3: Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF) in Springfield, MO

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from COU
  • Usually 9.10% less expensive than COU
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to SGF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1489 miles or 2396 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to COU flight is about 3 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Columbia, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from LAX to COU.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codeCOU
Destination airport nameColumbia Regional Airport
CityColumbia, MO
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.8
Longitude-92.2

 

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