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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia from $260

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Philadelphia departing on 25/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LAX — PHL
5 Mar — 12 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 5/3
Tue 12/3

The best prices from Los Angeles to Philadelphia are usually found in February or January, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Los Angeles (LAX) to Philadelphia (PHL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 1 March 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

$2,845

One-way from

$320
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
From Los Angeles to Philadelphia
One-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Flying to your destination on a Tuesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Philadelphia. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

To save up to 34% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 50 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to Philadelphia from $520 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $810 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Philadelphia from Los Angeles. Prices for February average $608 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $215. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia (LAX - PHL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 56% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Spirit Airlines for the route between Los Angeles and Philadelphia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Spirit Airlines flights travelling from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/313:01PHL - LAX
2 stops21h 08mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$403
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
1 stop17h 04mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$427
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$441
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
3 stops27h 17mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$457
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/310:40PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$544

Cheap JetBlue flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by JetBlue for the route between Los Angeles and Philadelphia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on JetBlue flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Tue 26/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Mon 1/406:05PHL - LAX
1 stop10h 47mJetBlue
Deal found 29/2$506
Tue 26/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Mon 1/406:05PHL - LAX
1 stop10h 47mJetBlue
Deal found 29/2$653
Mon 18/300:58LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 45mJetBlue
Wed 27/306:05PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 55mJetBlue
Deal found 29/2$744
Tue 5/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Mon 11/312:28PHL - LAX
1 stop12h 22mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$858
Tue 5/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Thu 7/306:05PHL - LAX
1 stop29h 39mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$938
Tue 5/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Sat 30/306:05PHL - LAX
1 stop30h 10mJetBlue
Deal found 29/2$942

Cheap Los Angeles to Philadelphia flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from Los Angeles to Philadelphia specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Prices were last updated on 1 March 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/313:01PHL - LAX
2 stops21h 08mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$403
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
1 stop17h 04mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$427
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$441
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
3 stops27h 17mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$457
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/310:40PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$544
Tue 19/300:40LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Tue 26/312:42PHL - LAX
1 stop10h 51mDelta
Deal found 28/2$556
Tue 12/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Tue 19/306:05PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 55mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$563
Wed 27/310:02LAX - PHL
1 stop9h 01mJetBlue
Thu 28/306:05PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 55mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$653
Tue 19/300:40LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 25/318:18PHL - LAX
1 stop7h 55mDelta
Deal found 28/2$679

Los Angeles to Philadelphia 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Los Angeles and Philadelphia in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Tue 7/521:21LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 21mSpirit Airlines
Wed 8/511:05PHL - LAX
1 stop9h 10mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 27/2$275
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/313:01PHL - LAX
2 stops21h 08mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$403
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
1 stop17h 04mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$427
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
2 stops23h 37mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$441
Wed 20/315:02LAX - PHL
2 stops14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/323:28PHL - LAX
3 stops27h 17mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$457
Sat 17/823:55LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 18mSun Country Air
Wed 28/811:25PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 21mSun Country Air
Deal found 27/2$507
Sat 17/823:55LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 18mSun Country Air
Thu 29/812:12PHL - LAX
1 stop7h 47mSun Country Air
Deal found 27/2$530
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/310:40PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$544
Wed 14/823:55LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 12mSun Country Air
Thu 29/812:12PHL - LAX
1 stop7h 47mSun Country Air
Deal found 27/2$553

Direct flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles

Discover direct flight options from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Take a look at some of the direct flights travelling from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in the near future. Users seeking other options on flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia should update the search form at the top of the page.
Wed 20/308:17LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 05mSpirit Airlines
Fri 22/310:40PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 18mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 29/2$544
Wed 13/323:37LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 01mAmerican Airlines
Sat 30/308:40PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 29/2$1,028
Mon 11/315:08LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 02mAmerican Airlines
Sat 30/310:45PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 29/2$1,114
Sun 17/322:00LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 03mAmerican Airlines
Sat 30/315:49PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 29/2$1,130
Sun 10/322:00LAX - PHL
Nonstop5h 03mAmerican Airlines
Sat 30/310:45PHL - LAX
Nonstop6h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 29/2$1,168

Los Angeles to Philadelphia flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. To prevent any unwanted surprises, users should verify their flight info before booking.
Wed 6/306:45LAX - PHL
1 stop6h 15mSouthwest
Thu 7/319:35PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 00mSouthwest
Deal found 28/2$752
Thu 7/310:00LAX - PHL
1 stop11h 10mSouthwest
Sat 30/305:40PHL - LAX
1 stop9h 35mSouthwest
Deal found 29/2$767
Thu 7/310:00LAX - PHL
1 stop11h 10mSouthwest
Sat 30/312:10PHL - LAX
2 stops12h 50mSouthwest
Deal found 29/2$775
Tue 5/306:45LAX - PHL
1 stop6h 15mSouthwest
Thu 7/319:35PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 00mSouthwest
Deal found 28/2$832
Tue 5/306:45LAX - PHL
1 stop6h 15mSouthwest
Sat 30/312:10PHL - LAX
2 stops12h 50mSouthwest
Deal found 29/2$839
Sat 9/307:30LAX - PHL
2 stops9h 45mSouthwest
Sat 30/305:40PHL - LAX
1 stop9h 35mSouthwest
Deal found 29/2$841
Tue 5/307:50LAX - PHL
2 stops12h 05mSouthwest
Thu 7/314:00PHL - LAX
1 stop8h 50mSouthwest
Deal found 28/2$847
Sat 9/307:30LAX - PHL
2 stops9h 45mSouthwest
Sat 30/312:10PHL - LAX
2 stops12h 50mSouthwest
Deal found 29/2$849
Tue 5/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Mon 11/312:28PHL - LAX
1 stop12h 22mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$858

One-way flights to Philadelphia from Los Angeles

Search for one-way flight options from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia can choose from these deals. Users needing a return flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia should utilise the search form above.
Sat 25/500:40LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 39mDelta
Deal found 28/2$260
Tue 12/300:55LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 48mJetBlue
Deal found 28/2$281
Tue 12/300:40LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 29/2$294
Tue 28/523:59LAX - PHL
1 stop21h 46mUnited Airlines
Deal found 28/2$295
Mon 29/400:30LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 28/2$298
Wed 12/611:50LAX - PHL
1 stop20h 13mSun Country Air
Deal found 29/2$320
Tue 26/300:40LAX - PHL
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 27/2$332
Fri 31/500:40LAX - PHL
1 stop8h 59mDelta
Deal found 28/2$344
Wed 8/500:40LAX - PHL
1 stop6h 54mDelta
Deal found 29/2$375

Find flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$403 - $898

Route

Depart

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Price

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Wed 20/3

Nonstop5h 05m

Philadelphia

Fri 22/3

2 stops21h 08m

$403

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Wed 20/3

1 stop17h 04m

Philadelphia

Fri 22/3

2 stops23h 37m

$427

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Tue 26/3

1 stop7h 48m

Philadelphia

Mon 1/4

1 stop10h 47m

$506

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Thu 15/8

1 stop8h 25m

Philadelphia

Mon 19/8

1 stop24h 55m

$553

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Fri 10/5

1 stop8h 59m

Philadelphia

Sun 26/5

1 stop8h 56m

$558

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Thu 25/4

2 stops20h 45m

Philadelphia

Wed 1/5

2 stops19h 11m

$647

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Wed 13/3

1 stop7h 30m

Philadelphia

Sat 30/3

1 stop8h 10m

$727

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Tue 19/3

1 stop7h 48m

Philadelphia

Fri 22/3

Nonstop6h 05m

$873

Los AngelesPhiladelphia

LAX - PHL

LAXPHL

Los Angeles

Sun 10/3

1 stop7h 39m

Philadelphia

Sat 30/3

1 stop17h 44m

$898

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 29/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia is 49 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Los Angeles to Philadelphia flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Philadelphia by month

Plan your trip from Los Angeles to Philadelphia by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia is currently $311 while a return flight costs $621. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia (average of $1,204). Flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia in June is currently the most expensive (average of $2,048). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$2,077

February

$1,851

March

$2,284

April

$2,873

May

$2,724

June

$3,148

July

$2,716

August

$2,822

September

$2,709

October

$2,710

November

$2,281

December

$2,865

Temperature and rainfall in Philadelphia by month

Plan your trip to Philadelphia by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

PHL

Temperature

1 - 26 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Philadelphia

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Philadelphia. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Philadelphia. Reviews last updated 1 March 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia, such as Spirit Airlines, JetBlue and Sun Country Air. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

8.1
Very Good
9,264 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

8.1
Very Good
11,818 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

7.7
Good
5,166 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

7.4
Good
11,794 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,486 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Overall

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

Related info for your journey

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What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

If you book a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia, you will be flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. Flights to Philadelphia (PHL) from Los Angeles (LAX) take 5h 19m for a nonstop flight. There are 22 flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia per day from 2 airlines.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $403, but on average you can expect to pay $609.

Are there direct flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia under $600. A good price for a direct flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia is less than $996.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Philadelphia for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What days are direct flights available from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Philadelphia flight route?

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Philadelphia on average per day?

7 flight departures from Los Angeles to Philadelphia per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 29% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 14% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 57% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

For as low as $403, Spirit Airlines can have you in Philadelphia from Los Angeles in 5h 05m. The distance between Los Angeles and Philadelphia is about 3877 km. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Philadelphia round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $403, was found to be the cheapest airline from Los Angeles to Philadelphia.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include JetBlue and Sun Country Air. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 33% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Philadelphia one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $260 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include JetBlue from $281 and United Airlines from $295 one-way.

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia consider choosing Iberia(93%), Air Tahiti Nui(88%) or Qantas Airways(86%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia? While on average our users pay $416, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $156. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Philadelphia), is priced around $1,019.

What does LAX to PHL mean?

This is defined as Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Philadelphia Airport (PHL). Codes like Philadelphia Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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