The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PUS are
- January 29th to May 13th (except the week of March 26th)
- August 20th to September 23rd
- October 15th 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 PUS is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1506 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $703 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.
When to Fly to Busan
Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Busan (PUS) will usually cost between $759 to $1264 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $757. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1349. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $593 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $899 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PUS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to PUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAX to PUS flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PUS, and Monday 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 $112 (11%) 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 $924. Return trip prices are from the PUS 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 PUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 44 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 PUS while comparing.
- 140 miles (225 km) away from PUS
- Usually 9.85% less expensive than PUS
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking LAX to PUS
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 PUS — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $789
- Average savings: $110 (12.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $805
- Average savings: $94 (10.46%)
- Price for both tickets: $827
- Average savings: $72 (8.01%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAX to PUS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Finnair, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Gimhae International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5977 miles or 9619 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAX to PUS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PUS flight is about 11 hour 44 minutes.
How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Busan?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 87 available flights from LAX to PUS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Gimhae International Airport|
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