The cheapest times to fly from LAX to YIW are

  • February 19th to April 22nd
  • August 20th 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 YIW is early September. Prices can be as high as $2525 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $420 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Yiwu

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Yiwu (YIW) will usually cost between $440 to $1380 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 $457. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2135. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1678 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $780 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to YIW flight.

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

LAX to YIW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to YIW 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YIW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Yiwu, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (8%) 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 $837. Return trip prices are from the YIW 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 YIW 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 55 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 YIW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from YIW
  • Usually 18.02% less expensive than YIW
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to HGH flights

Destination alternative #2: Longwan Airport (WNZ) in Wenzhou

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from YIW
  • Usually 16.68% less expensive than YIW
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to WNZ flights

Destination alternative #3: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from YIW
  • Usually 16.61% less expensive than YIW
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to NGB flights

Destination alternative #4: Zhoushan Airport (HSN) in Zhoushan

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from YIW
  • Usually 5.32% less expensive than YIW
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to HSN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, Air China, American, Avianca, Azul, China Eastern, China Southern, COPA, Delta, EVA Air, Gol, Hainan, KLM, LATAM, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6633 miles or 10675 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to YIW flight is about 12 hour 55 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LAX to YIW.


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 YIW
Destination airport name Yiwu Airport
City Yiwu
Country China
Latitude 29.3
Longitude 120


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