The cheapest times to fly from VVI to LAX are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • May 7th to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 VVI to LAX is early October. Prices can be as high as $1398 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $779 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $781 to $1150 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $780. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1272. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $492 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $992 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VVI to LAX flight.

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

VVI to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VVI to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Santa Cruz de la Sierra. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VVI. 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 $48 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $954. Return trip prices are from the LAX to VVI 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 VVI 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 10 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Miami, FL (VVI > MIA > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $801
  • Average savings: $191 (19.28%)

See VVI to LIM flights

Hack #2: Lima (VVI > LIM > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $847
  • Average savings: $145 (14.6%)

See VVI to MIA flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (VVI > FLL > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $887
  • Average savings: $105 (10.61%)

See VVI to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Avianca, BoA, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5089 miles or 8190 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VVI to LAX flight is about 10 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Cruz and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from VVI to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VVI
Origination airport name Viru Viru International Airport
City Santa Cruz
Country Bolivia
Latitude -17.6
Longitude -63.1

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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