The cheapest times to fly from LAX to YSJ are

  • January 1st to April 22nd (except the weeks of February 19th, March 5th, and March 19th)
  • 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 YSJ is early December. Prices can be as high as $946 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $574 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Saint John

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Saint John (YSJ) will usually cost between $574 to $803 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $576. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $834. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $258 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $680 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to YSJ flight.

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

LAX to YSJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to YSJ 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 $42 (6%) 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 $670. Return trip prices are from the YSJ 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 YSJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 7 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 YSJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) in Halifax

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 31.10% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YHZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Bangor International Airport (BGR) in Bangor, ME

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 31.03% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BGR flights

Destination alternative #3: Northern Maine Regional at Presque Isle Airport (PQI) in Presque Isle/Houlton, ME

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 25.59% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PQI flights

Destination alternative #4: Greater Moncton Romeo Leblanc International Airport (YQM) in Moncton

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 18.09% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YQM flights

Destination alternative #5: Fredericton International Airport (YFC) in Fredericton

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 13.24% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YFC flights

Destination alternative #6: Charlottetown Airport (YYG) in Charlottetown

  • 150 miles (241 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 8.38% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YYG flights


Flight Hacking LAX to YSJ

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 YSJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LAX > BOS > YSJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $58 (8.53%)

See LAX to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2849 miles or 4585 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to YSJ flight is about 6 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Saint John?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from LAX to YSJ.


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 YSJ
Destination airport name Saint John Airport
City Saint John
Country Canada
Latitude 45.3
Longitude -65.9


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