The cheapest times to fly from MPL to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • May 7th to July 1st
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 24th, October 22nd, October 29th, and November 26th)

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 MPL to LAX is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1510 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $436 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Montpellier (MPL) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $469 to $1368 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $473. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1402. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $929 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $730 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MPL to LAX flight.

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

MPL to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MPL to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montpellier. 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Montpellier. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $155 (12%) 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 $726. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MPL 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 MPL 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 11 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $507
  • Average savings: $223 (30.55%)

See MPL to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (MPL > CPH > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $548
  • Average savings: $183 (25%)

See MPL to CDG flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (MPL > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $584
  • Average savings: $146 (20%)

See MPL to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5967 miles or 9603 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MPL to LAX flight is about 11 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from MPL to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MPL
Origination airport name Montpellier Mediterranee Airport
City Montpellier
Country France
Latitude 43.6
Longitude 4

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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