The cheapest times to fly from LAX to KUF are

  • January 15th to April 15th
  • September 10th 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 KUF is early December. Prices can be as high as $1904 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $791 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Samara

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Samara (KUF) will usually cost between $813 to $1379 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 $819. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1498. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $679 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $879 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to KUF flight.

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

LAX to KUF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to KUF flight is cheaper than 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $83 (8%) 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 $932. Return trip prices are from the KUF 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 KUF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 25 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 KUF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kazan Airport (KZN) in Kazan

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from KUF
  • Usually 0.40% less expensive than KUF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to KZN flights


Flight Hacking LAX to KUF

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 KUF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (LAX > DME > KUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $695
  • Average savings: $185 (20.99%)

See LAX to DME flights

Hack #2: Moscow (LAX > SVO > KUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $126 (14.33%)

See LAX to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6355 miles or 10227 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to KUF flight is about 12 hour 25 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from LAX to KUF.


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 KUF
Destination airport name Kurumoch Airport
City Samara
Country Russia
Latitude 53.5
Longitude 50.2


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