The cheapest times to fly from LCY to LAX are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • September 17th 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 LCY to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $1288 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $391 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from London (LCY) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $403 to $977 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $404. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1109. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $705 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $493 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to LAX flight.

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

LCY to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LCY. 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 $83 (14%) 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 $528. Return trip prices are from the LAX to LCY 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 LCY 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 10 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5457 miles or 8782 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to LAX flight is about 10 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from LCY to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LCY
Origination airport name London City Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude 0.1

Return Airport

Destination code LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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