The cheapest times to fly from LAX to HIJ are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 2nd to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
  • September 10th to December 2nd

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 HIJ is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1755 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $758 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Hiroshima

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Hiroshima (HIJ) will usually cost between $834 to $1312 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $850. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $492 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $983 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to HIJ flight.

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

LAX to HIJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to HIJ 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 $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HIJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. 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 $179 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $973. Return trip prices are from the HIJ 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 HIJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 29 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 HIJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 23.50% less expensive than HIJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 11.90% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to ITM flights

Destination alternative #3: Kobe Airport (UKB) in Kobe Honshu Island

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 10.63% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to UKB flights


Flight Hacking LAX to HIJ

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 HIJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (LAX > HKG > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $918
  • Average savings: $65 (6.61%)

See LAX to HKG flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (LAX > LAS > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $981
  • Average savings: $2 (0.2%)

See LAX to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, JAL, Singapore Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5834 miles or 9389 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to HIJ flight is about 11 hour 29 minutes.

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

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


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 HIJ
Destination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9


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