Cheap Flights to Las Vegas

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When is the best time to fly to Las Vegas?

Peak season

Blackjack tables, showgirls, neon lights and Elvis imitators, you can find it all when you book cheap flights to Las Vegas. Autumn and winter are peak seasons and when most people book flights to Las Vegas, in winter the temperatures average around 21C so it’s a more comfortable time to visit. This desert city is a busy, happening place so if you're planning to buy flight tickets for a Las Vegas holiday be sure to book well in advance. Hotels and flight tickets can be more expensive if there is an international conference or expo taking place. New Year's celebrations are world-renowned here so if you're planning to party in Las Vegas for New Year's Eve get onto searching for hotels and flight tickets as soon as you know your travel dates.

Off Season:

Summer in the desert is hot, hot, hot and the Las Vegas is no exception with temperatures often reaching over 37C, but thankfully it’s a dry heat so the humidity is low. Hotels and casinos are air-conditioned too so Las Vegas tourists can seek relief from the desert heat. If you plan to travel to Las Vegas in the summertime, bring light clothes and plenty of sunscreen. It may be hot but, if you can handle the heat, summer is the best time to find the cheapest flights to Las Vegas and discounted Las Vegas hotel and resort rates.

When is the best time to book a flight to Las Vegas?

This city is a popular party destination year round and travellers can always find cheap flights to Las Vegas leaving plenty of money in your pocket to spend on hotels and entertainment in Sin City - and you’ll need it. Jet-setters book flights to Las Vegas to celebrate in style during holiday weekends, while gamblers and sports fans find cheap flights to Las Vegas for the Super Bowl, Kentucky Derby and March Madness. During spring and summer weekends the city is overrun with bachelor and bachelorette parties often starting their celebrations even before the plane touches down.

How long is the flight to Las Vegas?

Flights from Sydney to Las Vegas – 17 hrs 30 mins

Flights from Melbourne to Las Vegas – 18 hrs 50 mins

Flights from Brisbane to Las Vegas - 17 hrs 10 mins

Flights from Perth to Las Vegas – 19 hrs 40 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Las Vegas?

Virgin Australia and Qantas are Australian carriers that operate flights to Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport (LAS), via Los Angeles, from Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Honolulu and San Francisco are alternative stopover points with airlines United, Southwest Airlines and Delta offering cheap domestic flights to Las Vegas.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

McCarran International Airport (LAS) is located 8 kilometres south of downtown Las Vegas, and the city can be accessed by a variety of transport options. Taxis, shuttle buses and city buses are available directly outside baggage claim area. Alternatively travel into town by sedan, stretch limousine or SUV - the airport has a walk-up service or you can book in advance.

Las Vegas insider information

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  • For those who prefer their booze to their food, you can’t go past unlimited free drinks in Las Vegas. These casinos are a destination in themselves.
  • Leave to Las Vegas to serve up a side of the bizarre. The Heart Attack grill makes our list of quirky restaurants in the USA, you may only eat here once in your life.

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How much do things cost in Las Vegas?

One-way ticket (local transport)
$ 2.79
Taxi - fixed fee
$ 4.81
1 hour taxi waiting fee
$ 47.39
1 km taxi journey
$ 2.81
$ 6.31
Cheap meal
$ 17.42
Local draught beer (0.5 litre)
$ 5.57
Small bottle of water (0.33 litre)
$ 2.15
Large bottle of water
$ 2.86
Bottle of beer (imported beer)
$ 4.11
Bottle of wine
$ 16.72
Loaf of white bread
$ 4.38
Clothing & Shoes
Pair of Nike shoes
$ 108.90
Pair of jeans
$ 59.27
How much does an apartment cost in Las Vegas?
3 bedroom apartment in city centre
$ 2124
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre
$ 1020
3 bedroom apartment outside of centre
$ 1589
1 bedroom apartment in city centre
$ 1222

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More information about Las Vegas

  • Shopping in Vegas is as renowned as the gambling, with numerous shopping malls open until late into the night
  • Watch the Bellagio Fountains’ light and sound show that takes place in front of one of the city’s most beautiful hotels
  • Explore Nevada’s largest city, famous for its mega-resorts, bright lights, nightlife and fine dining
  • Direct Las Vegas flights operate frequently with major airlines including British Airways and Virgin Atlantic
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  • Go to the First Friday celebration at the start of every month which exhibits the works of local artists and musicians
  • If you’re an adrenalin junkie, why not take a 10,000ft skydive for excellent views of the city and desert?
  • No trip to Vegas would be complete without visiting Las Vegas Boulevard -‘The Strip’ - home to the famous casinos
  • Book direct Las Vegas flights and experience all that the ‘Entertainment Capital of the World’ has to offer
  • Take a visit to the Liberace museum in the Arts District and learn all about one of the world’s most famous pianists
  • Las Vegas has some of the best hotels in the world, including the Bellagio, the Pallazo and the Venetian

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