The cheapest times to fly from LAX to KTM are

  • January 8th to May 6th
  • August 20th to September 23rd
  • November 12th 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 KTM is early September. Prices can be as high as $1521 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $798 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Kathmandu

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Kathmandu (KTM) will usually cost between $828 to $1236 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 $843. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1417. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $575 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $927 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to KTM flight.

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

LAX to KTM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to KTM 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kathmandu, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $63 (6%) 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 $939. Return trip prices are from the KTM 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 KTM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 34 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Nepal Airlines, Qatar Airways, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7901 miles or 12715 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to KTM flight is about 15 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from LAX to KTM.


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 KTM
Destination airport name Tribhuvan International Airport
City Kathmandu
Country Nepal
Latitude 27.7
Longitude 85.4


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