The cheapest times to fly from LIS to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 LIS to LAX is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1134 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $436 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Lisbon (LIS) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $467 to $892 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $483. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $988. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $506 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $589 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIS to LAX flight.

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

LIS to LAX Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LIS. 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 $103 (12%) 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 $577. Return trip prices are from the LAX to LIS 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 LIS 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 11 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LIS 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 LIS to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toulouse (LIS > TLS > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $517
  • Average savings: $73 (12.31%)

See LIS to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (LIS > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $527
  • Average savings: $62 (10.53%)

See LIS to TLS flights

Hack #3: Paris (LIS > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $528
  • Average savings: $61 (10.36%)

See LIS to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air Italy, Air New Zealand, Air Transat, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, El Al, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, Wizz Air, XL Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5676 miles or 9135 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIS to LAX flight is about 11 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from LIS to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLIS
Origination airport nameLisboa Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLAX
Destination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States


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