The cheapest times to fly from LAX to FAR are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • July 30th 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 FAR is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $874 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $228 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Fargo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Fargo, ND (FAR) will usually cost between $330 to $536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $526. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $174 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $406 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to FAR flight.

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

LAX to FAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to FAR 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $115 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $368. Return trip prices are from the FAR 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 FAR 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 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1438 miles or 2314 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to FAR flight is about 3 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Fargo, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from LAX to FAR.


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 FAR
Destination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAX to FAR tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 11% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 33% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FAR heading for LAX about 3 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fargo, ND is about 6 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 3 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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