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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to JAC are

  • January 1st to February 4th (except the weeks of January 8th and January 15th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • June 4th to June 24th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of August 13th, September 24th, and November 19th)

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 JAC is early December. Prices can be as high as $803 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $263 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Jackson

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Jackson, WY (JAC) will usually cost between $272 to $525 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $273. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $516. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $243 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $368 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to JAC flight.

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

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LAX to JAC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to JAC 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 $0.29, 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 $125 (28%) 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 $314. Return trip prices are from the JAC to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to JAC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 24 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LAX to JAC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH) in Pocatello, ID

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from JAC
  • Usually 7.34% less expensive than JAC
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PIH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 784 miles or 1262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to JAC flight is about 2 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Jackson, WY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from LAX to JAC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codeJAC
Destination airport nameJackson Hole Airport
CityJackson, WY
Countrythe United States
Latitude43.6
Longitude-110.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAX to JAC tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 16% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 57% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAC heading for LAX about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jackson, WY is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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