The cheapest times to fly from LAX to LBJ are

  • April 2nd to April 22nd
  • July 16th to December 23rd

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 LBJ is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $8824 for Wednesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1680 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Labuan Bajo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Labuhan Bajo (LBJ) will usually cost between $1815 to $7470 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 $1856. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $6023. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3143 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to LBJ flight.

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

LAX to LBJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to LBJ 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 $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LBJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Labuan Bajo, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1280 (30%) 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 $2601. Return trip prices are from the LBJ 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 LBJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to LBJ

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 LBJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denpasar (LAX > DPS > LBJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $881
  • Average savings: $2263 (71.99%)

See LAX to DPS flights

Hack #2: Jakarta (LAX > CGK > LBJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $2147 (68.29%)

See LAX to CGK flights

Hack #3: Surabaya (LAX > SUB > LBJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1030
  • Average savings: $2113 (67.23%)

See LAX to SUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, ANA, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Lufthansa, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, Vistara, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8352 miles or 13441 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to LBJ flight is about 16 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Labuhan Bajo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from LAX to LBJ.


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 LBJ
Destination airport name Komodo Airport
City Labuhan Bajo
Country Indonesia
Latitude -8.5
Longitude 119.9


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