The cheapest times to fly from ZIA to LAX are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the weeks of January 15th and February 5th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 29th and November 12th)

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 ZIA to LAX is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $4452 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $3091 for Saturday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Ramenskoe (ZIA) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $3091 to $3366 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $3103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $4112. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1009 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3164 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZIA to LAX flight.

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

ZIA to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZIA to LAX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Zhukovskiy. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ZIA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Zhukovskiy. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3124. Return trip prices are from the LAX to ZIA 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 ZIA to LAX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Moscow (ZIA > DME > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $605
  • Average savings: $2559 (80.88%)

See ZIA to LED flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (ZIA > LED > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $644
  • Average savings: $2521 (79.66%)

See ZIA to DME flights

Hack #3: Paris (ZIA > CDG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $700
  • Average savings: $2464 (77.88%)

See ZIA to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, LOT, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6099 miles or 9815 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZIA to LAX flight is about 11 hour 58 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from ZIA to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZIA
Origination airport name Zhukovsky International Airport
City Ramenskoe
Country Russia
Latitude 55.6
Longitude 38.2

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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