The cheapest times to fly from SCE to LOS are

  • January 15th to May 6th
  • September 3rd 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 LOS is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3021 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1194 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Lagos

Flying from State College, PA (SCE) to Lagos (LOS) will usually cost between $1239 to $2107 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1207. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2423. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1216 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1441 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCE to LOS flight.

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

SCE to LOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCE to LOS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from State College. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Lagos, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to State College. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $164 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1512. Return trip prices are from the LOS to SCE 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 SCE to LOS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SCE to LOS

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 SCE to LOS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SCE > BOS > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $386 (26.79%)

See SCE to BOS flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (SCE > DCA > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1117
  • Average savings: $325 (22.52%)

See SCE to DCA flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (SCE > IAD > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1180
  • Average savings: $262 (18.15%)

See SCE to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCE to LOS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Murtala Muhammed Airport to University Park Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5459 miles or 8785 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCE to LOS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCE to LOS flight is about 10 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between State College, PA and Lagos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SCE to LOS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCE
Origination airport name University Park Airport
City State College, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -77.8

Return Airport

Destination code LOS
Destination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3


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