The cheapest times to fly from LAX to LJU are

  • August 13th to February 18th (except the week of January 8th)

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 LJU is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1561 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $539 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Ljubljana

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Ljubljana (LJU) will usually cost between $768 to $1443 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $744. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $694 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1046 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to LJU flight.

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

LAX to LJU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to LJU 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 $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LJU, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Fridays 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 $72 (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 $1036. Return trip prices are from the LJU 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 LJU 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 5 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 LJU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Marco Polo International Airport (VCE) in Venice

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from LJU
  • Usually 28.46% less expensive than LJU
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to VCE flights

Destination alternative #2: Zagreb Airport (ZAG) in Zagreb

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from LJU
  • Usually 13.15% less expensive than LJU
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to ZAG flights


Flight Hacking LAX to LJU

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 LJU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (LAX > CPH > LJU)

  • Price for both tickets: $666
  • Average savings: $380 (36.35%)

See LAX to CPH flights

Hack #2: London (LAX > LHR > LJU)

  • Price for both tickets: $675
  • Average savings: $371 (35.44%)

See LAX to LHR flights

Hack #3: Paris (LAX > CDG > LJU)

  • Price for both tickets: $688
  • Average savings: $358 (34.19%)

See LAX to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6167 miles or 9925 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to LJU flight is about 12 hour 5 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 86 available flights from LAX to LJU.


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 LJU
Destination airport name Ljubljana Airport
City Ljubljana
Country Slovenia
Latitude 46.2
Longitude 14.5


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