The cheapest times to fly from LOS to AUS are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • July 30th to August 12th
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 LOS to AUS is late January. Prices can be as high as $2762 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1004 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Lagos (LOS) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $1104 to $2169 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 $1103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2329. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1226 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1785 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LOS to AUS flight.

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

LOS to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LOS to AUS flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Lagos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AUS, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LOS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Austin, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Lagos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $141 (8%) 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 $1562. Return trip prices are from the AUS to LOS 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 LOS to AUS 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 56 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 LOS to AUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 22.11% less expensive than AUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to IAH flights

Destination alternative #2: William P Hobby Airport (HOU) in Houston, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 12.13% less expensive than AUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to HOU flights


Flight Hacking LOS to AUS

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 LOS to AUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LOS > JFK > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1120
  • Average savings: $665 (37.27%)

See LOS to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (LOS > LHR > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1131
  • Average savings: $654 (36.62%)

See LOS to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (LOS > BOS > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1157
  • Average savings: $628 (35.19%)

See LOS to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LOS to AUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Murtala Muhammed Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6638 miles or 10683 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LOS to AUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LOS to AUS flight is about 12 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Lagos and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from LOS to AUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LOS
Origination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3

Return Airport

Destination code AUS
Destination airport name Austin – Bergstrom International Airport
City Austin, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -97.7


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