The cheapest times to fly from LAX to NHV are

  • January 8th to May 27th
  • November 26th 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 NHV is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3414 for Saturday flights during early November, or as low as $1534 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Nuku Hiva

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Nuku Hiva (NHV) will usually cost between $1536 to $2389 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $2463. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $913 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1732 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to NHV flight.

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

LAX to NHV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to NHV 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 $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NHV, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nuku Hiva, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $831 (27%) 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 $1715. Return trip prices are from the NHV 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 NHV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nuku Hiva Fr.Poly. Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3278 miles or 5275 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to NHV flight is about 6 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Nuku Hiva?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from LAX to NHV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeNHV
Destination airport nameNuku Hiva Fr.Poly. Airport
CityNuku Hiva
CountryFrench Polynesia


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