The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SMR are
- January 15th to March 4th
- April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 23rd)
- August 13th 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 SMR is late September. Prices can be as high as $1475 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $484 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Santa Marta
Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Santa Marta (SMR) will usually cost between $537 to $1050 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $502. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1314. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $812 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $730 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SMR flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to SMR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAX to SMR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. 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 $77 (8%) 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 $720. Return trip prices are from the SMR 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 SMR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 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 SMR while comparing.
- 99 miles (159 km) away from SMR
- Usually 7.81% less expensive than SMR
- 1-layover flights available
- 41 miles (66 km) away from SMR
- Usually 4.93% less expensive than SMR
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking LAX to SMR
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 SMR — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $569
- Average savings: $161 (22.05%)
- Price for both tickets: $629
- Average savings: $101 (13.84%)
- Price for both tickets: $663
- Average savings: $68 (9.25%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAX to SMR? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Simon Bolivar Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3195 miles or 5142 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAX to SMR?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SMR flight is about 6 hour 44 minutes.
How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Santa Marta?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from LAX to SMR.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Simon Bolivar Airport|
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