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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SCN are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • August 6th to August 26th (except the week of August 13th)
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 SCN is late March. Prices can be as high as $5801 for Friday flights during early June, or as low as $3457 for Saturday flights around late March.

 

When to Fly to Saarbr├╝cken

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Saarbrucken (SCN) will usually cost between $3633 to $4201 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $3751. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $4179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $428 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3878 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SCN flight.

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

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LAX to SCN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SCN 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 $0.42, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SCN, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Saarbr├╝cken, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1258 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3817. Return trip prices are from the SCN 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 SCN 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 24 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 SCN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 83.32% less expensive than SCN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to FRA flights

Destination alternative #2: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 83.06% less expensive than SCN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LUX flights

Destination alternative #3: Zurich Airport (ZRH) in Zurich

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 83.45% less expensive than SCN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to ZRH flights

Destination alternative #4: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 81.32% less expensive than SCN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to STR flights

Destination alternative #5: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 82.45% less expensive than SCN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to DUS flights

Destination alternative #6: Euro Airport (BSL) in Mulhouse

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from SCN
  • Usually 77.69% less expensive than SCN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BSL flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to SCN

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 SCN ÔÇö but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hamburg (LAX > HAM > SCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $960
  • Average savings: $2918 (75.24%)

See LAX to HAM flights

Hack #2: Luxembourg (LAX > LUX > SCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $967
  • Average savings: $2911 (75.06%)

See LAX to LUX flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (LAX > FRA > SCN)

  • Price for both tickets: $968
  • Average savings: $2910 (75.04%)

See LAX to FRA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5789 miles or 9316 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SCN flight is about 11 hour 24 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from LAX to SCN.

 

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 SCN
Destination airport name Saarbruecken Airport
City Saarbrucken
Country Germany
Latitude 49.2
Longitude 7.1

 

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