If you are actually flying from Los Angeles, United States to New York, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Los Angeles and New York, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Departure
Los Angeles
Arrival
New York

Flight time from Los Angeles to New York is 5 hours 7 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LAX to JFK is 5 hours 7 minutes (Operated by JetBlue Airways)

The nearest airport to Los Angeles, is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and the nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

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Distance from Los Angeles to New York is approximately 3980 kilometers.

Flights from Los Angeles to New York • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Los Angeles arrive at John F Kennedy International Airport or La Guardia Airport. New York is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
JetBlue Airways
LAX ➝ JFK
5 hrs 7 mins
Delta Air Lines
LAX ➝ JFK
5 hrs 8 mins
American Airlines
LAX ➝ JFK
5 hrs 14 mins
Great Lakes Airlines
LAX ➝ LGA
7 hrs 15 mins
Qantas
LAX ➝ LGA
8 hrs 8 mins

Flight time from Los Angeles to New York via Seattle, WA • LAX to JFK via SEA

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport via Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, United States on Alaska Airlines flight is 11 hours

Alaska Airlines LAX to SEA
2 hrs 40 mins
SEA
 Waiting Time
2 hrs 50 mins
SEA to JFK
5 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration:
11 hrs

Flight time from Los Angeles to New York via Atlanta, GA • LAX to LGA via ATL

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to La Guardia Airport via Hartsfield-jackson Atlanta International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 11 hours 23 minutes

Delta Air Lines LAX to ATL
4 hrs 3 mins
ATL
 Waiting Time
5 hrs 8 mins
ATL to LGA
2 hrs 12 mins
Total Duration:
11 hrs 23 mins

How long does it take to fly from Los Angeles to New York?

Non-stop flights from Los Angeles to New York takes anywhere between 5 hours to 9 hours based on the airline you choose.

Fastest one-stop flight between Los Angeles and New York takes close to 7 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 22 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Los Angeles to either of the major airports that serves New York.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Los Angeles - New York flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 35 mins to 16 hrs .

Flight time from Los Angeles, United States to airports near New York, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles to airports nearest to New York is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
LAX - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 5 hrs 8 mins Non-Stop
LAX - MHT Manchester, NH, Manchester-boston Regional Airport 8 hrs 15 mins 1 Stop
LAX - EWR Newark, Newark Liberty International Airport 5 hrs Non-Stop
LAX - LGA New York, La Guardia Airport 7 hrs 15 mins Non-Stop
LAX - BWI Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport 4 hrs 53 mins Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Los Angeles and New York

Los Angeles time is 3 hours behind New York

Current time in Los Angeles, United States : Tue, 1 Dec, 2020,
Los Angeles Timezone: PST (-08:00)

10:52 AM

Current time in New York, United States :, Tue, 1 Dec, 2020,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

01:52 PM

LAX to JFK Flight - Los Angeles Airport to New York Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Los Angeles Airport & New York Airport is given below. Click the map to view Los Angeles to New York flight path and travel direction.

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A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Los Angeles to those airports.