Cheap flights from New York to Los Angeles

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Travelers usually depart from Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Penn Station, or New York Stewart International Airport when they travel from New York to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles union station, or Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and JetBlue Airways. New York and Los Angeles have 213 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights41314140-4020

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

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
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JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

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 are the most popular routes to and from New York?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Miami International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Logan International, George Bush Intercontinental, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Tampa International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and McCarran International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Logan International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Austin–Bergstrom International, Sacramento International, Oakland International.

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, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Atlantic City International, Lancaster, Lehigh Valley International, Harrisburg 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, Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Ontario International, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Santa Maria Public, Meadows Field.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.

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