The cheapest times to fly from LAX to MOB are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 MOB is early September. Prices can be as high as $988 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $291 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Mobile

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Mobile, AL (MOB) will usually cost between $295 to $620 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $301. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $568. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $267 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to MOB flight.

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

LAX to MOB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to MOB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $155 (30%) 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 $356. Return trip prices are from the MOB 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 MOB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 10 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 MOB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 36.05% less expensive than MOB
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) in Gulfport/Biloxi, MS

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 11.76% less expensive than MOB
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to GPT flights

Destination alternative #3: Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (PIB) in Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 9.56% less expensive than MOB
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PIB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1769 miles or 2847 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to MOB flight is about 4 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Mobile, AL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from LAX to MOB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMOB
Destination airport nameMobile Regional Airport
CityMobile, AL
Countrythe United States


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