The cheapest times to fly from LAX to ZAG are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 16th (except the week of September 24th)

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 ZAG is early November. Prices can be as high as $1337 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $680 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Zagreb

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Zagreb (ZAG) will usually cost between $726 to $1110 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $738. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1237. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $499 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $908 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to ZAG flight.

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

LAX to ZAG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to ZAG flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZAG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Saturdays 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 $74 (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 $854. Return trip prices are from the ZAG 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 ZAG 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 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to ZAG

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 ZAG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $583
  • Average savings: $325 (35.79%)

See LAX to BCN flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (LAX > CPH > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $297 (32.65%)

See LAX to CPH flights

Hack #3: London (LAX > LHR > ZAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $287 (31.55%)

See LAX to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air New Zealand, Air Serbia, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Croatia, CSA, Delta, El Al, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, Wizz Air, XL Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6240 miles or 10042 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to ZAG flight is about 12 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from LAX to ZAG.


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 ZAG
Destination airport name Zagreb Airport
City Zagreb
Country Croatia
Latitude 45.7
Longitude 16.1


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