The cheapest times to fly from YKM to LAX are
- January 8th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
- May 28th to June 10th
- August 6th to November 18th
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 YKM to LAX is late October. Prices can be as high as $778 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $199 for Tuesday flights around late October.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Yakima, WA (YKM) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $201 to $456 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $221. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $483. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $261 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $275 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YKM to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the YKM to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the YKM to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Yakima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is 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 YKM. 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 $92 (27%) 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 $250. Return trip prices are from the LAX to YKM 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 YKM 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 2 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from YKM to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 879 miles or 1415 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from YKM to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop YKM to LAX flight is about 2 hour 34 minutes.
How many flights go between Yakima, WA 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 YKM to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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