The cheapest times to fly from LBF to LAX are
- January 1st to March 4th
- April 9th to May 13th
- early August
- October 15th to November 18th
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 LBF to LAX is early December. Prices can be as high as $707 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $341 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from North Platte, NE (LBF) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $341 to $529 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 $341. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $472. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $131 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $366 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LBF to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LBF to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LBF to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from North Platte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is 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 $116 (25%) 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 $342. Return trip prices are from the LAX to LBF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LBF to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking LBF to LAX
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 LBF to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $364
- Average savings: $2 (0.55%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LBF to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1088 miles or 1751 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LBF to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LBF to LAX flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.
How many flights go between North Platte, NE and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LBF to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport|
|City||North Platte, NE|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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