The cheapest times to fly from LAX to GFK are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 23rd to June 10th (except the week of May 7th)
  • 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 GFK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1180 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $338 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Grand Forks

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Grand Forks, ND (GFK) will usually cost between $355 to $672 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $372. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $666. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $294 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $435 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to GFK flight.

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

LAX to GFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to GFK 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

Tuesday 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 $169 (30%) 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 $392. Return trip prices are from the GFK 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 GFK 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 37 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from LAX to GFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (YWG) in Winnipeg

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 17.70% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YWG flights

Destination alternative #2: Hector International Airport (FAR) in Fargo, ND

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 6.67% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to FAR flights

Destination alternative #3: Jamestown Regional Airport (JMS) in Jamestown, ND

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 5.17% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to JMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1462 miles or 2353 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to GFK flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from LAX to GFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeGFK
Destination airport nameGrand Forks International Airport
CityGrand Forks, ND
Countrythe United States


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