The cheapest times to fly from MXP to LAX are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • March 26th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st and 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 MXP to LAX is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1197 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $423 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Milan (MXP) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $447 to $913 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 $454. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1039. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $585 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $510 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MXP to LAX flight.

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

MXP to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MXP to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Milan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, 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 $70 (10%) 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 $525. Return trip prices are from the LAX to MXP 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 MXP to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 49 minutes may be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $469
  • Average savings: $41 (8.04%)

See MXP to CPH flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $472
  • Average savings: $38 (7.45%)

See MXP to CDG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $508
  • Average savings: $3 (0.49%)

See MXP to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 45 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aigle Azur, Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Air Europa, Air France, Air Italy, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, Condor, Delta, easyJet, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Neos, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, UTair, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6024 miles or 9695 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MXP to LAX flight is about 11 hour 49 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from MXP to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MXP
Origination airport name Malpensa Airport
City Milan
Country Italy
Latitude 45.6
Longitude 8.7

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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