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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SGF are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 SGF is early December. Prices can be as high as $1000 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $219 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Springfield

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Springfield, MO (SGF) will usually cost between $269 to $624 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $553. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $226 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $375 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SGF flight.

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

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LAX to SGF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SGF 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 $0.16, 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 to Springfield, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $170 (35%) 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 $321. Return trip prices are from the SGF 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 SGF can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 32 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LAX to SGF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Branson Airport (BKG) in Branson, MO

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 2.14% less expensive than SGF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) in Fayetteville, AR

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 1.20% less expensive than SGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to XNA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Springfield-Branson National Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1420 miles or 2285 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SGF flight is about 3 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Springfield, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from LAX to SGF.

 

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 SGF
Destination airport name Springfield-Branson National Airport
City Springfield, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -93.4

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAX to SGF tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 8% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 62% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SGF heading for LAX about 2 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Springfield, MO is about 6 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 2 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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