The cheapest times to fly from YEG to LAX are
- January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
- August 13th to December 9th (except the week of August 20th)
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 YEG to LAX is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $598 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $250 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Edmonton (YEG) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $260 to $460 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $267. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $519. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $334 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YEG to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the YEG to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the YEG to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Edmonton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into YEG. Sundays 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 $66 (16%) 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 $310. Return trip prices are from the LAX to YEG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from YEG to LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 26 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from YEG to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, Emirates, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Edmonton International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1359 miles or 2187 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from YEG to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop YEG to LAX flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.
How many flights go between Edmonton 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 YEG to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Edmonton International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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