The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PEI are

  • January 15th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 19th and February 26th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the week of 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 PEI is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1488 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $589 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Pereira

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Pereira (PEI) will usually cost between $643 to $961 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $637. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1185. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $548 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $715 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PEI flight.

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

LAX to PEI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to PEI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Saturdays 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 $54 (7%) 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 $705. Return trip prices are from the PEI 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 PEI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 5 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 PEI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 31.70% less expensive than PEI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to BOG flights

Destination alternative #2: Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport (CLO) in Cali

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 27.08% less expensive than PEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CLO flights

Destination alternative #3: Jose Maria Cordova Airport (MDE) in Medellin

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from PEI
  • Usually 22.46% less expensive than PEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to MDE flights


Flight Hacking LAX to PEI

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 PEI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (LAX > BOG > PEI)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $169 (23.58%)

See LAX to BOG flights

Hack #2: Medellin (LAX > MDE > PEI)

  • Price for both tickets: $657
  • Average savings: $58 (8.12%)

See LAX to MDE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3392 miles or 5459 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PEI flight is about 7 hour 5 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from LAX to PEI.


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 PEI
Destination airport name Matecana Airport
City Pereira
Country Colombia
Latitude 4.8
Longitude -75.7


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