The cheapest times to fly from LAX to MVD are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • August 6th 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 MVD is late October. Prices can be as high as $1658 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $900 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Montevideo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Montevideo (MVD) will usually cost between $969 to $1391 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $970. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1527. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $557 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1127 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to MVD flight.

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

LAX to MVD Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MVD, and Wednesday 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 $57 (5%) 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 $1102. Return trip prices are from the MVD 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 MVD 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 12 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 MVD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ministro Pistarini Airport (EZE) in Ezeiza

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MVD
  • Usually 17.85% less expensive than MVD
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to EZE flights

Destination alternative #2: Aeroparque Jorge Newbery Airport (AEP) in Buenos Aires

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from MVD
  • Usually 13.68% less expensive than MVD
  • 2-layover flights available

See LAX to AEP flights


Flight Hacking LAX to MVD

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 MVD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (LAX > LIM > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $183 (16.26%)

See LAX to LIM flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LAX > JFK > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $966
  • Average savings: $161 (14.3%)

See LAX to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (LAX > EWR > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $117 (10.4%)

See LAX to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6230 miles or 10026 kilometers.

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from LAX to MVD.


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 MVD
Destination airport name Carrasco International Airport
City Montevideo
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.8
Longitude -56


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