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The cheapest times to fly from PDL to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 23rd to August 26th
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of 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 PDL to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $5620 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $1219 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Ponta Delgada (PDL) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1329 to $3985 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1311. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $3622. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1970 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDL to LAX flight.

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

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PDL to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDL to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Ponta Delgada. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Ponta Delgada. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $408 (17%) 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 $1863. Return trip prices are from the LAX to PDL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PDL 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 9 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.

 

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

Hack #1: Lisbon (PDL > LIS > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $694
  • Average savings: $1276 (64.77%)

See PDL to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (PDL > LGW > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $1221 (61.98%)

See PDL to LIS flights

Hack #3: Porto (PDL > OPO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $1170 (59.39%)

See PDL to OPO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Azores Airlines, Delta, KLM, Singapore Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4966 miles or 7992 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDL to LAX flight is about 9 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Ponta Delgada and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from PDL to LAX.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePDL
Origination airport namePonta Delgada Airport
CityPonta Delgada
CountryPortugal
Latitude37.7
Longitude-25.7

Return Airport

Destination codeLAX
Destination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

 

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