The cheapest times to fly from LAX to OUA are

  • January 8th to May 6th (except the weeks of January 15th, March 5th, and March 26th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd (except the week of October 29th)

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 OUA is late September. Prices can be as high as $2518 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $1097 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Ouagadougou

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Ouagadougou (OUA) will usually cost between $1103 to $2410 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1135. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2135. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1000 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1734 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to OUA flight.

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

LAX to OUA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to OUA 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 $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OUA, and Monday 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 $403 (18%) 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 $1458. Return trip prices are from the OUA 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 OUA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to OUA

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 OUA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $957
  • Average savings: $777 (44.79%)

See LAX to CDG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1165
  • Average savings: $569 (32.79%)

See LAX to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1173
  • Average savings: $561 (32.36%)

See LAX to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7206 miles or 11597 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to OUA flight is about 13 hour 57 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from LAX to OUA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeOUA
Destination airport nameOuagadougou Airport
CountryBurkina Faso


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