The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DUT are

  • January 22nd to February 18th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 DUT is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1917 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1336 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Unalaska

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Unalaska, AK (DUT) will usually cost between $1359 to $1610 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1372. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1657. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $285 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1438 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DUT flight.

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

LAX to DUT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DUT 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 $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Unalaska, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. 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 $1437. Return trip prices are from the DUT 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 DUT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to DUT

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 DUT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Anchorage, AK (LAX > ANC > DUT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1378
  • Average savings: $60 (4.17%)

See LAX to ANC flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (LAX > SEA > DUT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1421
  • Average savings: $17 (1.18%)

See LAX to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2693 miles or 4334 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DUT flight is about 5 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Unalaska, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from LAX to DUT.


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 DUT
Destination airport name Unalaska Airport
City Unalaska, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 53.9
Longitude -166.5


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