The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SID are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 19th)

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 SID is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $8288 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1167 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Sal

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Sal Island (SID) will usually cost between $1385 to $4837 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1384. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $4753. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2006 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SID flight.

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

LAX to SID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SID 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $1461 (44%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1651. Return trip prices are from the SID 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 SID 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 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to SID

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 SID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (LAX > LGW > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $931
  • Average savings: $1076 (53.61%)

See LAX to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (LAX > LHR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $941
  • Average savings: $1066 (53.12%)

See LAX to LHR flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $1008 (50.22%)

See LAX to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5879 miles or 9461 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SID flight is about 11 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Sal Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from LAX to SID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSID
Destination airport nameAmilcar Cabral International Airport
CitySal Island
CountryCape Verde


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