The cheapest times to fly from LAX to MPL are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd, October 29th, and November 19th)

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 MPL is early October. Prices can be as high as $1884 for Wednesday flights during mid June, or as low as $551 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Montpellier

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Montpellier (MPL) will usually cost between $723 to $1816 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $763. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1664. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $900 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1139 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to MPL flight.

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

LAX to MPL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to MPL 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 $0.12, 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. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Montpellier, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $155 (12%) 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 $1126. Return trip prices are from the MPL 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 MPL 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 43 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 MPL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) in Marseille

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from MPL
  • Usually 32.02% less expensive than MPL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to MRS flights

Destination alternative #2: Toulouse Blagnac Airport (TLS) in Toulouse

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from MPL
  • Usually 23.45% less expensive than MPL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to TLS flights


Flight Hacking LAX to MPL

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 MPL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (LAX > CDG > MPL)

  • Price for both tickets: $619
  • Average savings: $520 (45.63%)

See LAX to CDG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $506 (44.4%)

See LAX to CPH flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (LAX > ARN > MPL)

  • Price for both tickets: $669
  • Average savings: $470 (41.28%)

See LAX to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, KLM, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5967 miles or 9603 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to MPL flight is about 11 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from LAX to MPL.


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 MPL
Destination airport name Montpellier Mediterranee Airport
City Montpellier
Country France
Latitude 43.6
Longitude 4


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