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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to LEJ are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 8th 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 LEJ is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2381 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $1020 for Wednesday flights around mid January.

 

When to Fly to Leipzig

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Leipzig (LEJ) will usually cost between $1086 to $1878 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1146. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1813. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $667 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1268 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to LEJ flight.

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

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LAX to LEJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to LEJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $187 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1282. Return trip prices are from the LEJ 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 LEJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 28 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 LEJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 48.99% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to TXL flights

Destination alternative #2: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 42.25% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PRG flights

Destination alternative #3: Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) in Berlin

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 33.41% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to SXF flights

Destination alternative #4: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 18.15% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to HAJ flights

Destination alternative #5: Dresden Airport (DRS) in Dresden

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 0.79% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to DRS flights

Destination alternative #6: Nuernberg Airport (NUE) in Nuremberg

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 16.06% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to NUE flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to LEJ

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 LEJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (LAX > FRA > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $767
  • Average savings: $501 (39.53%)

See LAX to FRA flights

Hack #2: Dusseldorf (LAX > DUS > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $805
  • Average savings: $463 (36.53%)

See LAX to DUS flights

Hack #3: Zurich (LAX > ZRH > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $825
  • Average savings: $443 (34.91%)

See LAX to ZRH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, Austrian, Condor, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5823 miles or 9371 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to LEJ flight is about 11 hour 28 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from LAX to LEJ.

 

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 LEJ
Destination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2

 

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