The cheapest times to fly from MTY to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • August 6th 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 MTY to LAX is late September. Prices can be as high as $1224 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $205 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Monterrey (MTY) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $237 to $495 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 $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $706. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $470 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $327 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MTY to LAX flight.

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

MTY to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MTY to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Monterrey. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $30 (8%) 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 $344. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MTY 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 MTY to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 12 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from MTY to LAX while comparing.

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

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from LAX
  • Usually 73.97% less expensive than LAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See MTY to TIJ flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $297
  • Average savings: $30 (9.19%)

See MTY to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JAL, Korean Air, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to General Mariano Escobedo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1230 miles or 1979 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MTY to LAX flight is about 3 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from MTY to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MTY
Origination airport name General Mariano Escobedo International Airport
City Monterrey
Country Mexico
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -100.1

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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