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 Stewart International Airport, or New York Penn Station 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-Maravilla. The distance between New York and Los Angeles is 3945 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Spirit Airlines. New York and Los Angeles have 207 direct flights per week.

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

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo

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 6.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between New York and Los Angeles?

The flight distance between New York and Los Angeles is 3945 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 JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from New York?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Los Angeles International, Cancún International, McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, San Francisco International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Jorge Chávez International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth 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, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Philadelphia International, Austin–Bergstrom International, Nashville 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, Atlantic City International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Lehigh Valley International, Westchester County.

What airports are near Los Angeles?

The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach, Meadows Field, Santa Barbara Municipal.

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

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