The cheapest times to fly from MCT to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 20th 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 MCT to LAX is early September. Prices can be as high as $1470 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $892 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Muscat (MCT) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $902 to $1309 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $926. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1272. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $346 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1091 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCT to LAX flight.

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

MCT to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCT to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Muscat. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $106 (9%) 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 $1048. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MCT 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 MCT 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 16 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Paris (MCT > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $884
  • Average savings: $207 (18.97%)

See MCT to DME flights

Hack #2: Moscow (MCT > DME > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $907
  • Average savings: $185 (16.91%)

See MCT to CDG flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (MCT > SAW > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $148 (13.57%)

See MCT to SAW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 40 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Biman, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8453 miles or 13604 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCT to LAX flight is about 16 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Muscat 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 MCT to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCT
Origination airport name Muscat International Airport
City Muscat
Country Oman
Latitude 23.6
Longitude 58.3

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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