The cheapest times to fly from RDD to LAX are
- January 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 5th)
- April 9th to May 6th
- August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 20th and August 27th)
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 RDD to LAX is early December. Prices can be as high as $629 for Monday flights during mid June, or as low as $361 for Sunday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Redding, CA (RDD) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $361 to $415 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $361. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $409. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $48 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $363 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RDD to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RDD to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RDD to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Redding. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Redding. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $12 (3%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $367. Return trip prices are from the LAX to RDD 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 RDD to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from RDD to LAX while comparing.
- 109 miles (175 km) away from LAX
- Usually 6.89% less expensive than LAX
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RDD to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Redding Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 501 miles or 806 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RDD to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RDD to LAX flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.
How many flights go between Redding, CA and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from RDD to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Redding Municipal Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from RDD to LAX tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 3% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 87% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LAX heading for RDD about 5 minutes early. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Los Angeles, CA is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 5 minutes early
- Some airlines not reporting
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