The cheapest times to fly from MLA to LAX are
- January 8th to April 1st
- April 30th to May 27th
- October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)
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 MLA to LAX is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1336 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $560 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Malta (MLA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $586 to $1123 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $596. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1190. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $594 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $680 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLA to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MLA to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MLA to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Malta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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. 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 $85 (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 $697. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MLA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MLA 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 13 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking MLA 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 MLA to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $540
- Average savings: $140 (20.59%)
- Price for both tickets: $552
- Average savings: $128 (18.82%)
- Price for both tickets: $560
- Average savings: $120 (17.65%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MLA to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air Italy, Air Malta, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Nouvelair Tunisie, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Luqa International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6736 miles or 10841 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MLA to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLA to LAX flight is about 13 hour 6 minutes.
How many flights go between Malta and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from MLA to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Luqa International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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