The cheapest times to fly from LAX to TRU are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 19th to June 10th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, April 30th, and May 21st)
  • 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 TRU is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1629 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $697 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Trujillo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Trujillo (TRU) will usually cost between $702 to $1142 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $713. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1331. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $618 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $797 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to TRU flight.

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

LAX to TRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to TRU 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 $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $78 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $803. Return trip prices are from the TRU 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 TRU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 58 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 TRU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Capt. Jose A. Quinones Gonzales International Airport (CIX) in Chiclayo

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from TRU
  • Usually 1.57% less expensive than TRU
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to CIX flights


Flight Hacking LAX to TRU

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 TRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (LAX > LIM > TRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $614
  • Average savings: $184 (23.02%)

See LAX to LIM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capitan Carlos Martinez de Pinillos Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3878 miles or 6241 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to TRU flight is about 7 hour 58 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from LAX to TRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeTRU
Destination airport nameCapitan Carlos Martinez de Pinillos Airport


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