The cheapest times to fly from YIW to LAX are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • August 20th to November 25th

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 YIW to LAX is early September. Prices can be as high as $2504 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $393 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Yiwu (YIW) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $435 to $1556 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $433. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2129. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1696 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $662 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YIW to LAX flight.

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

YIW to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YIW to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Yiwu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 YIW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Yiwu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (8%) 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 $726. Return trip prices are from the LAX to YIW 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 YIW 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 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, KLM, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6633 miles or 10675 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YIW to LAX flight is about 12 hour 55 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from YIW to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YIW
Origination airport name Yiwu Airport
City Yiwu
Country China
Latitude 29.3
Longitude 120

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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