The cheapest times to fly from LAX to VRA are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the weeks of January 22nd and February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • early December

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 VRA is early September. Prices can be as high as $1380 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $527 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Varadero

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Varadero (VRA) will usually cost between $529 to $810 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $528. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1040. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $513 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $570 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to VRA flight.

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

LAX to VRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to VRA 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 $0.15, 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. 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 $179 (24%) 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 $547. Return trip prices are from the VRA 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 VRA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 13 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 VRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jose Marti International Airport (HAV) in Havana

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from VRA
  • Usually 29.47% less expensive than VRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to HAV flights

Destination alternative #2: Key West International Airport (EYW) in Key West, FL

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from VRA
  • Usually 18.86% less expensive than VRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to EYW flights

Destination alternative #3: Abel Santamaria International Airport (SNU) in Santa Clara

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from VRA
  • Usually 5.26% less expensive than VRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to SNU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2353 miles or 3787 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to VRA flight is about 5 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from LAX to VRA.


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 VRA
Destination airport name Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport
City Varadero
Country Cuba
Latitude 23
Longitude -81.4


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