The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SBY are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)

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 SBY is late January. Prices can be as high as $991 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $233 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Ocean City

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Salisbury, MD (SBY) will usually cost between $235 to $722 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $598. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $361 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $342 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SBY flight.

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

LAX to SBY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SBY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than 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 depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $243 (46%) 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 $279. Return trip prices are from the SBY 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 SBY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 17 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 SBY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 16.84% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to BWI flights

Destination alternative #2: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 9.08% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to IAD flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 5.42% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2391 miles or 3848 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SBY flight is about 5 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Salisbury, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from LAX to SBY.


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 SBY
Destination airport name Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
City Salisbury, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 38.3
Longitude -75.5


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