The cheapest times to fly from SOQ to LAX are

  • October 8th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 SOQ to LAX is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $10200 for Wednesday flights during mid December, or as low as $1904 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Sorong (SOQ) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1937 to $5799 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $2124. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $6191. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4067 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2569 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SOQ to LAX flight.

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

SOQ to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SOQ to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Sorong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into SOQ. Wednesdays 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 $917 (18%) 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 $2664. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SOQ 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 SOQ to LAX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Jakarta (SOQ > CGK > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1297
  • Average savings: $1273 (49.53%)

See SOQ to SUB flights

Hack #2: Surabaya (SOQ > SUB > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1305
  • Average savings: $1264 (49.2%)

See SOQ to CGK flights

Hack #3: Menado (SOQ > MDC > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $2485
  • Average savings: $84 (3.27%)

See SOQ to MDC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, Singapore Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7396 miles or 11903 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SOQ to LAX flight is about 14 hour 18 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from SOQ to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SOQ
Origination airport name Sorong Airport
City Sorong
Country Indonesia
Latitude -0.8
Longitude 131.4

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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