The cheapest times to fly from MAO to LAX are

  • January 29th to April 29th (except the week of February 19th)
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 MAO to LAX is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1924 for Thursday flights during early January, or as low as $971 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Manaus (MAO) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $998 to $1600 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $998. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1748. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $751 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1045 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAO to LAX flight.

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

MAO to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAO to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Manaus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $90 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1113. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MAO 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 MAO 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 9 hour 12 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 MAO to LAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 6.36% less expensive than LAX
  • 2-layover flights available

See MAO to SNA flights


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

Hack #1: Miami, FL (MAO > MIA > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $783
  • Average savings: $262 (25.07%)

See MAO to GRU flights

Hack #2: Sao Paulo (MAO > GRU > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $881
  • Average savings: $165 (15.74%)

See MAO to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4567 miles or 7350 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAO to LAX flight is about 9 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from MAO to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAO
Origination airport name Eduardo Gomes International Airport
City Manaus
Country Brazil
Latitude -3
Longitude -60

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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