The cheapest times to fly from PWM to LAX are
- January 1st to March 4th
- August 13th to November 18th
- early December
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 PWM to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $1128 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $296 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Portland, ME (PWM) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $297 to $708 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 $297. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $681. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $385 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $408 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PWM to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PWM to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PWM to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Sundays 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 $203 (36%) 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 $354. Return trip prices are from the LAX to PWM 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 PWM 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 5 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PWM to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Portland International Jetport Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2636 miles or 4242 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PWM to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PWM to LAX flight is about 5 hour 44 minutes.
How many flights go between Portland, ME and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 116 available flights from PWM to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Portland International Jetport Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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