The cheapest times to fly from SLA to LAX are
- February 26th to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
- May 21st to June 17th
- August 6th to December 9th
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 SLA to LAX is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2676 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $737 for Thursday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Salta (SLA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $766 to $1682 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $798. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1728. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $929 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $955 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLA to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLA to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SLA to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Salta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $594 (39%) 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 $839. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SLA 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 SLA 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 10 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking SLA 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 SLA to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $815
- Average savings: $141 (14.71%)
- Price for both tickets: $819
- Average savings: $136 (14.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $889
- Average savings: $67 (6.96%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SLA to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, Asiana, Avianca, BoA, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Salta Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5343 miles or 8599 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SLA to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLA to LAX flight is about 10 hour 36 minutes.
How many flights go between Salta and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from SLA to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Salta Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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