The cheapest times to fly from LOS to PIT are

  • September 3rd to December 2nd
  • December 24th to April 1st (except the week of January 1st)

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 PIT is late January. Prices can be as high as $2493 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $970 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Pittsburgh

Flying from Lagos (LOS) to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) will usually cost between $1006 to $2027 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 $1147. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2061. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $914 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1664 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LOS to PIT flight.

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

LOS to PIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LOS to PIT 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PIT, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LOS. 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 $188 (11%) 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 $1435. Return trip prices are from the PIT 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 PIT 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 2 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 PIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from PIT
  • Usually 3.13% less expensive than PIT
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to CLE flights


Flight Hacking LOS to PIT

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 PIT — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1047
  • Average savings: $617 (37.09%)

See LOS to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (LOS > BOS > PIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $609 (36.58%)

See LOS to JFK flights

Hack #3: London (LOS > LHR > PIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1226
  • Average savings: $438 (26.33%)

See LOS to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LOS to PIT? 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, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pittsburgh International Airport to Murtala Muhammed Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5584 miles or 8987 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LOS to PIT flight is about 11 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Lagos and Pittsburgh, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from LOS to PIT.


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 PIT
Destination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2


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