The cheapest times to fly from LCH to LAX are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 16th to May 13th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)
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 LCH to LAX is early December. Prices can be as high as $865 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $426 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Lake Charles, LA (LCH) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $426 to $564 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 $426. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $551. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $125 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $431 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCH to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LCH to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LCH to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lake Charles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, 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 $54 (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 $428. Return trip prices are from the LAX to LCH 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 LCH 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 3 hour 40 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 LCH to LAX while comparing.
- 18 miles (29 km) away from LAX
- Usually 1.16% less expensive than LAX
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LCH to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Lake Charles Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1494 miles or 2404 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LCH to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCH to LAX flight is about 3 hour 40 minutes.
How many flights go between Lake Charles, LA and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from LCH to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Lake Charles Regional Airport|
|City||Lake Charles, LA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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