The cheapest times to fly from LAX to IXM are

  • January 15th to April 22nd (except the weeks of February 5th and March 19th)
  • September 3rd 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 IXM is late September. Prices can be as high as $7474 for Monday flights during late April, or as low as $1315 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Madurai

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Madurai (IXM) will usually cost between $1416 to $3092 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1442. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $3610. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2168 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1707 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to IXM flight.

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

LAX to IXM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to IXM flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IXM, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Madurai, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $880 (17%) 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 $1774. Return trip prices are from the IXM 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 IXM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 35 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 IXM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cochin International Airport (COK) in Kochi

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 42.91% less expensive than IXM
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to COK flights

Destination alternative #2: Thiruvananthapuram International Airport (TRV) in Trivandrum

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 30.64% less expensive than IXM
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to TRV flights

Destination alternative #3: Coimbatore International Airport (CJB) in Coimbatore

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 2.87% less expensive than IXM
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CJB flights


Flight Hacking LAX to IXM

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 IXM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (LAX > DEL > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $696 (40.74%)

See LAX to DEL flights

Hack #2: Singapore (LAX > SIN > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1021
  • Average savings: $687 (40.22%)

See LAX to SIN flights

Hack #3: Chennai (LAX > MAA > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1042
  • Average savings: $665 (38.96%)

See LAX to MAA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9222 miles or 14841 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to IXM flight is about 17 hour 35 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LAX to IXM.


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 IXM
Destination airport name Madurai Airport
City Madurai
Country India
Latitude 9.8
Longitude 78.1


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