The cheapest times to fly from LAX to SSA are

  • March 19th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the week of April 30th)
  • 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 SSA is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $2091 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $702 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Salvador

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Salvador (SSA) will usually cost between $733 to $1637 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $768. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1740. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $972 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1057 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to SSA flight.

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

LAX to SSA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to SSA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $181 (15%) 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 $1005. Return trip prices are from the SSA 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 SSA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to SSA

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 SSA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (LAX > MIA > SSA)

  • Price for both tickets: $942
  • Average savings: $116 (10.93%)

See LAX to MIA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (LAX > MCO > SSA)

  • Price for both tickets: $986
  • Average savings: $71 (6.72%)

See LAX to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6159 miles or 9912 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to SSA flight is about 12 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from LAX to SSA.


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 SSA
Destination airport name Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International Airport
City Salvador
Country Brazil
Latitude -12.9
Longitude -38.3


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