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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to LTN are

  • May 21st to July 29th
  • October 1st to January 14th

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 LTN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $16700 for Thursday flights during mid to late September, or as low as $478 for Saturday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to London

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to London (LTN) will usually cost between $562 to $9759 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1961. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late September, with an average price of $12204. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $10243 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5999 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to LTN flight.

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

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LAX to LTN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to LTN 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 $0.69, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LTN. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3270 (45%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $753. Return trip prices are from the LTN to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to LTN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 45 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 LTN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 92.60% less expensive than LTN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to LGW flights

Destination alternative #2: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 92.50% less expensive than LTN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to LHR flights

Destination alternative #3: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 31 miles (50 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 91.69% less expensive than LTN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LCY flights

Destination alternative #4: Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 89.60% less expensive than LTN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CWL flights

Destination alternative #5: London Stansted Airport (STN) in London

  • 26 miles (42 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 87.53% less expensive than LTN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to STN flights

Destination alternative #6: Bristol Airport (BRS) in Bristol

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from LTN
  • Usually 89.53% less expensive than LTN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BRS flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to LTN

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 LTN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > LTN)

  • Price for both tickets: $518
  • Average savings: $5481 (91.37%)

See LAX to BCN flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (LAX > CPH > LTN)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $5414 (90.24%)

See LAX to CPH flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $5406 (90.11%)

See LAX to CDG flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, easyJet, El Al, Finnair, Iberia, Norwegian, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5426 miles or 8732 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to LTN flight is about 10 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from LAX to LTN.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codeLTN
Destination airport nameLondon Luton Airport
CityLondon
Countrythe United Kingdom
Latitude51.9
Longitude-0.4

 

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