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Travelers usually depart from Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York, NY - Penn Station, or Newark Penn Station when they travel from New York to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA. The distance between New York and Los Angeles is 3978 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and American Airlines. New York and Los Angeles have 324 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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American Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Alaska Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

JetBlue Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Delta Air Lines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Spirit Airlines on Saturdays.

United Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from New York to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and Los Angeles takes around 6.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between New York and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between New York and Los Angeles is 3978 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between New York and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Dublin, Manchester, Athens, Edinburgh, Orlando, Glasgow, Miami, Tallinn, Birmingham, Las Vegas, Thessaloniki, Toronto, Atlanta, Cancún, Paris, Vilnius, Newcastle upon Tyne, Barcelona, Malta.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Manchester, Manila, Dublin, Athens, Denpasar, Bangkok, Tallinn, Edmonton, Edinburgh, San Salvador, Reykjavik, Las Vegas, Cancún, Melbourne, Sydney, Mexico City, Chiang Mai, Malta, Taipei.
Which airports are there in New York?
New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.
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, Albany International, Long Island MacArthur, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, New Castle Airport, Lehigh Valley International.
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, Palm Springs International, Santa Barbara Municipal, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach.
What buses and trains depart from New York?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.
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