The cheapest times to fly from SSH to LAX are

  • January 15th to May 13th
  • June 11th to July 1st
  • September 3rd to October 7th

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 SSH to LAX is early September. Prices can be as high as $2047 for Friday flights during mid July, or as low as $760 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $773 to $1068 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $760. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1201. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $441 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $819 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SSH to LAX flight.

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

SSH to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SSH to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sharm El-Sheikh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $112 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $843. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SSH 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 SSH 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 15 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $776
  • Average savings: $43 (5.25%)

See SSH to CAI flights

Hack #2: Cairo (SSH > CAI > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $19 (2.32%)

See SSH to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Italy, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Sharm El Sheikh International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7802 miles or 12556 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SSH to LAX flight is about 15 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Sharm El Sheikh and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from SSH to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SSH
Origination airport name Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
City Sharm El Sheikh
Country Egypt
Latitude 28
Longitude 34.4

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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