The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DEL are

  • January 15th to May 6th
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th, October 22nd, November 5th, and November 19th)

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 DEL is early September. Prices can be as high as $1428 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $563 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to New Delhi

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Delhi (DEL) will usually cost between $639 to $1175 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 $589. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1235. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $646 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $828 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DEL flight.

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

LAX to DEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DEL 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 $0.06, 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 to New Delhi, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (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 $825. Return trip prices are from the DEL 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 DEL 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 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 53 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, IndiGo, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, NokScoot, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SWISS, Thai Lion Mentari, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7999 miles or 12873 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DEL flight is about 15 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from LAX to DEL.


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 DEL
Destination airport name Indira Gandhi International Airport
City Delhi
Country India
Latitude 28.6
Longitude 77.1


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