The cheapest times to fly from SCE to LAX are
- January 8th to March 4th
- April 16th to May 6th
- August 20th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)
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 SCE to LAX is late January. Prices can be as high as $942 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $358 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from State College, PA (SCE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $368 to $591 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 $375. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $574. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $199 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $388 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCE to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SCE to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SCE to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from State College. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $128 (25%) 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 $376. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SCE 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 SCE 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 3 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SCE to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to University Park Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2256 miles or 3631 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SCE to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCE to LAX flight is about 5 hour 3 minutes.
How many flights go between State College, PA and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from SCE to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||University Park Airport|
|City||State College, PA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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