The cheapest times to fly from OUA to LAX are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • March 26th to July 1st
  • September 17th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 8th 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 OUA to LAX is mid May. Prices can be as high as $3860 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $1640 for Monday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1687 to $2694 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 $1839. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $2861. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1022 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2064 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OUA to LAX flight.

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

OUA to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OUA to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Ouagadougou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into OUA. Fridays 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 $403 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1935. Return trip prices are from the LAX to OUA 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 OUA 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 57 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1063
  • Average savings: $1001 (48.51%)

See OUA to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (OUA > IST > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1241
  • Average savings: $823 (39.88%)

See OUA to CDG flights

Hack #3: Brussels (OUA > BRU > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1355
  • Average savings: $709 (34.33%)

See OUA to BRU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7206 miles or 11597 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OUA to LAX flight is about 13 hour 57 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from OUA to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OUA
Origination airport name Ouagadougou Airport
City Ouagadougou
Country Burkina Faso
Latitude 12.4
Longitude -1.5

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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