The cheapest times to fly from VIE to LAX are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 20th
  • October 1st 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 VIE to LAX is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1285 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $391 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Vienna (VIE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $478 to $1041 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $496. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1125. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $598 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VIE to LAX flight.

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

VIE to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VIE to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Vienna. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 $87 (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 $608. Return trip prices are from the LAX to VIE 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 VIE to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 0 minutes may be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $474
  • Average savings: $124 (20.74%)

See VIE to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (VIE > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $501
  • Average savings: $97 (16.22%)

See VIE to CPH flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (VIE > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $507
  • Average savings: $92 (15.3%)

See VIE to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Air Italy, Air Moldova, Air New Zealand, Air Serbia, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Level, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6122 miles or 9852 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VIE to LAX flight is about 12 hour 0 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from VIE to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VIE
Origination airport name Vienna International Airport
City Vienna
Country Austria
Latitude 48.1
Longitude 16.6

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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