The cheapest times to fly from WLS to LAX are

  • March 12th to April 1st
  • July 16th to November 18th (except the weeks of September 3rd, September 17th, and November 5th)
  • December 3rd to February 18th (except the weeks of December 24th, January 15th, and January 29th)

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 WLS to LAX is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $7582 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $1801 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Wallis (WLS) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $2215 to $5759 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $2233. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $5847. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3614 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4436 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WLS to LAX flight.

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

WLS to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WLS to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wallis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.55, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into WLS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Wallis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2578 (40%) 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 $3450. Return trip prices are from the LAX to WLS 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 WLS 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 9 hour 59 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Nadi (WLS > NAN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1396
  • Average savings: $3040 (68.53%)

See WLS to NOU flights

Hack #2: Noumea (WLS > NOU > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1954
  • Average savings: $2482 (55.95%)

See WLS to NAN flights

Hack #3: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (WLS > DFW > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $2469
  • Average savings: $1968 (44.35%)

See WLS to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, Alaska, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5001 miles or 8048 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WLS to LAX flight is about 9 hour 59 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from WLS to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WLS
Origination airport name Wallis Hihifo Airport
City Wallis
Country Wallis and Futuna
Latitude -13.2
Longitude -176.2

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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