The cheapest times to fly from LAX to NOU are
- February 26th to May 20th
- August 6th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th, October 22nd, 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 NOU is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3497 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $1221 for Monday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Noumea
Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Noumea (NOU) will usually cost between $1303 to $2280 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1300. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2638. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1630 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to NOU flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to NOU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAX to NOU 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 $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NOU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Thursdays 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 $446 (22%) 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 $1642. Return trip prices are from the NOU to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LAX to NOU 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 17 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking LAX to NOU
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 NOU — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1374
- Average savings: $257 (15.74%)
- Price for both tickets: $1384
- Average savings: $247 (15.12%)
- Price for both tickets: $1409
- Average savings: $221 (13.56%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAX to NOU? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, Alaska, American, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Noumea La Tontouta Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6277 miles or 10102 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAX to NOU?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to NOU flight is about 12 hour 17 minutes.
How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Noumea?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from LAX to NOU.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Noumea La Tontouta Airport|
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