The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CTS are

  • February 5th to May 13th (except the week of February 19th)
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 CTS is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1400 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $701 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Sapporo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Sapporo (CTS) will usually cost between $702 to $1173 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $727. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1186. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $459 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $842 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CTS flight.

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

LAX to CTS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to CTS 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 $0.1, 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. Saturdays 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 $87 (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 $849. Return trip prices are from the CTS 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 CTS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5117 miles or 8235 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CTS flight is about 10 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 86 available flights from LAX to CTS.


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 CTS
Destination airport name New Chitose Airport
City Sapporo
Country Japan
Latitude 42.8
Longitude 141.7


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