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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla when they travel from Los Angeles to New York. Book your trip to arrive at Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York, NY - Penn Station, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between Los Angeles and New York is 3978 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and JetBlue Airways. Los Angeles and New York have 341 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Times Square, Staten Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, Manhattan Island, and Statue of Liberty.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to New York?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and New York takes around 5.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and New York?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and New York is 3978 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and New York?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Melbourne, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga, Edinburgh.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Edinburgh, Toronto, Glasgow, Birmingham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tallinn, Denpasar, San Juan, Orlando, Bristol, Manila, Thessaloniki, Bangkok, Malta, Vancouver, Budapest.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, Westchester County.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and New York?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Los Angeles and New York thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Los Angeles and New York can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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