The cheapest times to fly from NKG to LAX are
- February 19th to April 22nd
- August 20th to December 31st (except the weeks of September 24th and December 10th)
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 NKG to LAX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1460 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $336 for Wednesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Nanjing (NKG) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $350 to $939 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $348. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1165. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $816 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $564 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NKG to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the NKG to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the NKG to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Nanjing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into NKG. 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 $78 (11%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $583. Return trip prices are from the LAX to NKG 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 NKG to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from NKG to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Lukou Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6565 miles or 10565 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from NKG to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop NKG to LAX flight is about 12 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between Nanjing and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from NKG to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Lukou Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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