The cheapest times to fly from SJJ to LAX are

  • January 15th to June 24th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 29th to November 11th

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 SJJ to LAX is mid May. Prices can be as high as $4843 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $880 for Thursday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $919 to $1405 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $923. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1597. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $674 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1001 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJJ to LAX flight.

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

SJJ to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJJ to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sarajevo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SJJ. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Sarajevo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1040. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SJJ 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 SJJ 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 12 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (SJJ > CPH > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $551
  • Average savings: $450 (44.98%)

See SJJ to OSL flights

Hack #2: Oslo (SJJ > OSL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $566
  • Average savings: $435 (43.48%)

See SJJ to CPH flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (SJJ > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $590
  • Average savings: $411 (41.08%)

See SJJ to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Croatia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6412 miles or 10319 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJJ to LAX flight is about 12 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Sarajevo and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SJJ to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SJJ
Origination airport name Sarajevo Airport
City Sarajevo
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Latitude 43.8
Longitude 18.3

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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