Cheap flights from Wellington to Los Angeles

The best prices from Wellington to Los Angeles are usually found in August or March, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Wellington to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best WLG to LAX flight in 2022: compare Wellington to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

WLG - LAX

Price

$696 - $1,067

LAX

Temperature

14 - 23 °C

LAX

Precipitation

0 - 87 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

$1,517

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$1,025

From Wellington to Los Angeles

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 2% by booking at least 26 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Wellington to Los Angeles within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,320.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Los Angeles from Wellington. Prices for August average $1,286 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $901. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 22% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Los Angeles (WLG - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Wellington to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 22% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Los Angeles in January, February 2022

The best prices found for WLG to LAX flights in January, February
22 Feb - 26 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

37h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

22h 20m
$1,426

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

2 Feb - 9 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 15m
$1,516

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

2 Feb - 9 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

20h 15m
$1,915

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

Wellington to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Wellington found for this year
16 May - 27 May
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

19h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

20h 35m
$1,390

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 20/1/22

16 May - 27 May
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

27h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

20h 55m
$1,399

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 20/1/22

22 Feb - 26 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

37h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

22h 20m
$1,426

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

Last-minute flights from Wellington to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Wellington, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 2 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

38h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

41h 45m
$2,231

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 20/1/22

27 Jan - 2 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

3 stops

45h 30m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

67h 25m
$2,349

Emirates

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Deal found 20/1/22

25 Jan - 1 Feb
WLG

Wellington

LAX

Los Angeles

3 stops

49h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

67h 25m
$2,501

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Wellington to Los Angeles flights.

Which airlines flying from Wellington to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,390, but on average you can expect to pay $2,203.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $2,300?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Wellington to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $2,300.

How popular is this Wellington to Los Angeles flight route?

Flights from Wellington to Los Angeles have been viewed 862 times in the past calendar month.

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

Qantas Airways, at $1,390, was found to be the cheapest airline from Wellington to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Air Canada and United Airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Wellington to Los Angeles?

Before booking your flight from Wellington to Los Angeles, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air Canada, Fiji Airways or Air New Zealand.

What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $852. While the most popular route (Wellington - Los Angeles) can be booked for $1,426 on average our data indicates $1,166 when flying from Wellington to Los Angeles.

Can I fly to Los Angeles from Wellington right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Wellington to Los Angeles

Most visitors from Wellington need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Los Angeles.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wellington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Can I fly back to Wellington from Los Angeles?

Returning to Wellington from Los Angeles

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Wellington.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Wellington to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Wellington to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$622
Average$916
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
Cheapest$845
Average$1,053
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$947
Average$1,381
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$951
Average$1,262
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,190
Average$1,530
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety