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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PUQ are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • March 19th to May 6th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 3rd and September 17th)

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 PUQ is early October. Prices can be as high as $1730 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1095 for Monday flights around early October.

 

When to Fly to Punta Arenas

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) will usually cost between $1118 to $1318 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1127. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1548. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $421 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1167 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PUQ flight.

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

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LAX to PUQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to PUQ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PUQ, 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 $46 (4%) 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 $1178. Return trip prices are from the PUQ 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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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to PUQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking LAX to PUQ

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 PUQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Santiago (LAX > SCL > PUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $156 (13.37%)

See LAX to SCL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Carlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6650 miles or 10702 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PUQ flight is about 12 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Punta Arenas?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from LAX to PUQ.

 

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 codePUQ
Destination airport nameCarlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport
CityPunta Arenas
CountryChile
Latitude-53
Longitude-70.9

 

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