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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 (WLG) to Los Angeles (LAX)

WLG - LAX
Price
$984 - $1,508
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 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

$1,508

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$984

From Wellington to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Wellington to Los Angeles?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 22% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 29% on flights from Wellington to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Los Angeles in December, January 2021

The best prices found for WLG to LAX flights in December, January
20 Jan - 27 Jan
$2,439pp
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
20 Jan - 27 Jan
$2,482pp
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
20 Jan - 27 Jan
$3,034pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Wellington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wellington to Los Angeles
07:45 - 07:45
Emirates
3 stops
45h 00m
WLG - LAX
Emirates
$1,606
Wotif
13:30 - 07:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
15h 10m
WLG - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,608
Kiwi.com
07:30 - 06:30
Singapore Airlines
3 stops
44h 00m
WLG - LAX
Singapore Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Los Angeles

Can I find flights from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $1,696 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $1,696. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,667, but on average you can expect to pay $2,166.

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

Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and United Airlines 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.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Los Angeles for under $1,696 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Wellington to Los Angeles, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Wellington or Los Angeles?

Expected rainfall in Wellington is more than in Los Angeles. You can expect this to be the case over the next 6 days.

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 32 °Cs in August, on average. The temperature in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Wellington. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Wellington to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Wellington to Los Angeles can take about 14h 30m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $3,091. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Wellington to Los Angeles return?

Qantas Airways, at $1,667, was found to be the cheapest airline from Wellington to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Air New Zealand and Emirates.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,370. However, be on the lookout for offers from Emirates and Singapore Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Wellington to Los Angeles for a low price.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Wellington to Los Angeles
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for December in Los Angeles
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Los Angeles
25.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 5 airlines 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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$422 $622 No cancel fee 69%
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Fiji Airways
$574 $715 N/A 74%
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Virgin Australia
$646 $857 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$643 $938 No change fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$808 $1,039 No cancel fee 78%
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