The cheapest times to fly from LAX to YIH are

  • February 19th to May 13th
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 YIH is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1604 for Wednesday flights during mid December, or as low as $380 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Yichang

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Yichang (YIH) will usually cost between $487 to $1264 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $570. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1234. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $664 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $865 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to YIH flight.

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

LAX to YIH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to YIH 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 $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YIH, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Wednesdays 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 $108 (11%) 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 $823. Return trip prices are from the YIH 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 YIH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, Asiana, Avianca, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, COPA, Delta, Hainan, LATAM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Yichang Sanxia Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6919 miles or 11135 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to YIH flight is about 13 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LAX to YIH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeYIH
Destination airport nameYichang Sanxia Airport


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