The cheapest times to fly from TSE to LAX are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • August 27th 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 TSE to LAX is early November. Prices can be as high as $2022 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $623 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Astana (TSE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $703 to $1164 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $712. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1166. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $454 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $833 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TSE to LAX flight.

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

TSE to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TSE to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Nur-Sultan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into TSE. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Nur-Sultan. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $199 (19%) 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 $794. Return trip prices are from the LAX to TSE 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 TSE 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 12 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Moscow (TSE > SVO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $61 (7.27%)

See TSE to LED flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (TSE > LED > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $799
  • Average savings: $34 (4.08%)

See TSE to SVO flights

Hack #3: Paris (TSE > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $822
  • Average savings: $11 (1.32%)

See TSE to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Asiana, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6534 miles or 10515 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TSE to LAX flight is about 12 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from TSE to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TSE
Origination airport name Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport
City Astana
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 51
Longitude 71.5

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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