The cheapest times to fly from LJU to LAX are

  • September 3rd to March 11th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 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 LJU to LAX is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1447 for Friday flights during early July, or as low as $460 for Sunday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Ljubljana (LJU) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $743 to $1237 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $717. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $720 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $879 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LJU to LAX flight.

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

LJU to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LJU to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Ljubljana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LJU. Fridays 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 $72 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $884. Return trip prices are from the LAX to LJU 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 LJU 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 12 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (LJU > CPH > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $340 (38.7%)

See LJU to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (LJU > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $577
  • Average savings: $302 (34.38%)

See LJU to CPH flights

Hack #3: Moscow (LJU > SVO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $665
  • Average savings: $214 (24.3%)

See LJU to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6167 miles or 9925 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LJU to LAX flight is about 12 hour 5 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from LJU to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLJU
Origination airport nameLjubljana Airport

Return Airport

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


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