The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SPS are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • August 13th to November 11th

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 SPS is early November. Prices can be as high as $788 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $328 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Wichita Falls

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) will usually cost between $328 to $553 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $337. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $505. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $168 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $352 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SPS flight.

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

LAX to SPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SPS 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 $0.19, 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 $84 (19%) 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 $348. Return trip prices are from the SPS 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 SPS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 2 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 SPS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 41.19% less expensive than SPS
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to DFW flights

Destination alternative #2: Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) in Dallas, TX

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 27.27% less expensive than SPS
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to DAL flights

Destination alternative #3: Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) in Oklahoma City, OK

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 22.16% less expensive than SPS
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to OKC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, Seaborne Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1139 miles or 1833 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SPS flight is about 3 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Wichita Falls, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from LAX to SPS.


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 SPS
Destination airport name Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport
City Wichita Falls, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 34
Longitude -98.5


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