The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PNI are

  • January 22nd to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 17th to December 2nd

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 PNI is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $2364 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1772 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Pohnpei

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Pohnpei (PNI) will usually cost between $1772 to $2300 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1867. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2056. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $189 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1907 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PNI flight.

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

LAX to PNI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to PNI 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PNI, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Pohnpei, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $193 (9%) 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 $1824. Return trip prices are from the PNI 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 PNI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5570 miles or 8964 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PNI flight is about 11 hour 0 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from LAX to PNI.


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 PNI
Destination airport name Pohnpei International Airport
City Pohnpei
Country Micronesia
Latitude 7
Longitude 158.2


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