The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DOH are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of 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 DOH is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1680 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $801 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Doha

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Doha (DOH) will usually cost between $837 to $1463 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $834. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1580. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $746 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $916 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DOH flight.

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

LAX to DOH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DOH flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $56 (4%) 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 $972. Return trip prices are from the DOH 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 DOH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 54 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LAX to DOH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bahrain International Airport (BAH) in Manama

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from DOH
  • Usually 4.10% less expensive than DOH
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BAH flights

Destination alternative #2: King Fahd International Airport (DMM) in Dammam

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from DOH
  • Usually 0.71% less expensive than DOH
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to DMM flights


Flight Hacking LAX to DOH

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 DOH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > DOH)

  • Price for both tickets: $898
  • Average savings: $18 (1.91%)

See LAX to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air Italy, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8292 miles or 13345 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DOH flight is about 15 hour 54 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from LAX to DOH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDOH
Destination airport nameDoha International Airport


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