The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PEK are
- February 12th to April 29th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
- August 20th 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 PEK is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1014 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $333 for Monday flights around mid November.
When to Fly to Beijing
Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $335 to $803 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $334. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $842. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $508 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $518 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PEK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to PEK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAX to PEK 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 $0.05, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PEK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. 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 $71 (12%) 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 $502. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 12 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAX to PEK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6236 miles or 10036 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAX to PEK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PEK flight is about 12 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Beijing?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 98 available flights from LAX to PEK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Capital International Airport|
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