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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PPN are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 23rd and May 14th)
  • August 20th to September 30th (except the week of August 27th)
  • October 15th to December 2nd (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 PPN is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1676 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $655 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Popayán

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Popayan (PPN) will usually cost between $693 to $1194 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $686. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1447. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $761 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $780 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PPN flight.

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

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LAX to PPN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to PPN 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 $0.14, 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. 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 $80 (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 $791. Return trip prices are from the PPN to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to PPN 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 12 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 PPN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport (CLO) in Cali

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from PPN
  • Usually 33.16% less expensive than PPN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CLO flights

Destination alternative #2: El Eden Airport (AXM) in Armenia

  • 150 miles (241 km) away from PPN
  • Usually 1.86% less expensive than PPN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to AXM flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to PPN

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 PPN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $599
  • Average savings: $181 (23.16%)

See LAX to BOG flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, EVA Air, JetBlue, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3459 miles or 5567 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PPN flight is about 7 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LAX to PPN.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codePPN
Destination airport nameMachangara Airport
CityPopayan
CountryColombia
Latitude2.5
Longitude-76.6

 

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