The cheapest times to fly from SYX to LAX are

  • February 12th to April 22nd
  • August 27th to December 31st (except the weeks of September 24th and December 10th)

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 SYX to LAX is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2077 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $386 for Thursday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Sanya (SYX) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $393 to $1155 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $417. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1347. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $930 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $655 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYX to LAX flight.

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

SYX to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYX to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sanya. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into SYX. 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 $111 (12%) 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 $650. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SYX 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 SYX 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 14 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, KLM, Sichuan Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7647 miles or 12307 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYX to LAX flight is about 14 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SYX to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYX
Origination airport name Phoenix International Airport
City Sanya
Country China
Latitude 18.3
Longitude 109.4

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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