The cheapest times to fly from PTP to LAX are

  • January 15th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • March 12th to April 1st
  • April 16th to July 29th (except the week of July 16th)

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 PTP to LAX is early May. Prices can be as high as $2194 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $616 for Wednesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Pointe A Pitre (PTP) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $804 to $1592 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $843. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1735. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $892 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1007 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PTP to LAX flight.

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

PTP to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PTP to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Pointe-a-Pitre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PTP. Mondays 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 $132 (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 $984. Return trip prices are from the LAX to PTP 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 PTP 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 7 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Philipsburg (PTP > SXM > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $711
  • Average savings: $297 (29.44%)

See PTP to SJU flights

Hack #2: San Juan, PR (PTP > SJU > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $787
  • Average savings: $221 (21.9%)

See PTP to SXM flights

Hack #3: Santo Domingo (PTP > SDQ > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $938
  • Average savings: $69 (6.85%)

See PTP to SDQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Antilles Express, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue, Winair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3712 miles or 5974 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PTP to LAX flight is about 7 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Pointe A Pitre and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from PTP to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PTP
Origination airport name Le Raizet Airport
City Pointe A Pitre
Country Guadeloupe
Latitude 16.3
Longitude -61.5

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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