The cheapest times to fly from LAX to FLN are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 5th to March 25th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 FLN is early September. Prices can be as high as $2964 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $774 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Florianópolis

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Florianopolis (FLN) will usually cost between $788 to $1580 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 $794. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1810. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1015 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1142 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to FLN flight.

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

LAX to FLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to FLN 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 $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FLN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Florianópolis, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $123 (10%) 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 $1075. Return trip prices are from the FLN 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 FLN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to FLN

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 FLN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sao Paulo (LAX > GRU > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $168 (14.71%)

See LAX to GRU flights

Hack #2: Sao Paulo (LAX > CGH > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $132 (11.56%)

See LAX to CGH flights

Hack #3: Porto Alegre (LAX > POA > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1045
  • Average savings: $97 (8.49%)

See LAX to POA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6242 miles or 10046 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to FLN flight is about 12 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from LAX to FLN.


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 FLN
Destination airport name Hercilio Luz International Airport
City Florianopolis
Country Brazil
Latitude -27.7
Longitude -48.5


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