The cheapest times to fly from MID to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • May 21st to June 24th
  • August 27th to November 4th

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 MID to LAX is late September. Prices can be as high as $1414 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $220 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Merida (MID) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $271 to $546 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $266. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $789. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $523 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $331 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MID to LAX flight.

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

MID to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MID to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Mérida. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Mérida. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $43 (11%) 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 $348. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MID 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 MID 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 4 hour 32 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 MID to LAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: General Abelardo L. Rodriguez International Airport (TIJ) in Tijuana

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 41.15% less expensive than LAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See MID to TIJ flights


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

Hack #1: Guadalajara (MID > GDL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $324
  • Average savings: $7 (1.97%)

See MID to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MID 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, Delta, InterJet, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1969 miles or 3169 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MID to LAX flight is about 4 hour 32 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from MID to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMID
Origination airport nameLicenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport

Return Airport

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


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