The cheapest times to fly from SUB to LAX are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 8th 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 SUB to LAX is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1549 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $805 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Surabaya (SUB) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $805 to $1295 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 $805. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1266. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $461 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $924 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SUB to LAX flight.

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

SUB to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SUB to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Surabaya. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $108 (10%) 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 $931. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SUB 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 SUB 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 16 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Singapore (SUB > SIN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $82 (8.87%)

See SUB to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (SUB > HKG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $851
  • Average savings: $73 (7.9%)

See SUB to SIN flights

Hack #3: Kuala Lumpur (SUB > KUL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $44 (4.76%)

See SUB to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8702 miles or 14004 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SUB to LAX flight is about 16 hour 39 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from SUB to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SUB
Origination airport name Juanda Airport
City Surabaya
Country Indonesia
Latitude -7.4
Longitude 112.8

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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