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Memphis to Los Angeles Flight Information

Avg. Flight Duration 3h 50m
Flights Arrive in Los Angeles
Flights Depart from Memphis
Flight Price $176
Distance 1,615 miles
Airlines Allegiant Air, Frontier, Delta, American Airlines, United Airlines

Good to Know

Low Season:
February
Best time to beat the crowds
2%
expected price decrease
High Season:
June
Most popular time to fly
11%
expected price increase
Average Price:
$307
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
Good Deal:
$212
or less (round trip)

When to Book Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles

Estimated round-trip price
Average price per month
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Top Tips for Finding a Cheap Flight

Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $212 or less.
The cheapest flight from Memphis to Los Angeles was found 68 days before departure, on average.
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be May, June and July. The cheapest month to fly is February.
Morning departure is around 7% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

FAQs for Booking Memphis to Los Angeles Flights

How long does a flight from Memphis to Los Angeles take?
An average nonstop flight takes 3h 47m, covering a distance of 1615 miles.
How many flights are there between Memphis and Los Angeles?
There are 76 (nonstop) flights between Memphis and Los Angeles per week, averaging 12 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Memphis to Los Angeles?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on Allegiant Air ($176), Frontier ($230) and Delta ($297).
Do I need a passport to fly between Memphis and Los Angeles?
No.
Which airlines fly most frequently between Memphis and Los Angeles?
Virgin Australia (2 times daily), Air France (1 times daily), Delta (1 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly Memphis to Los Angeles?
For Memphis to Los Angeles, Monday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Thursday is the most expensive. Flying from Los Angeles back to Memphis, the best deals are generally found on Friday, with Tuesday being the most expensive.
Which airports will I be using when flying from Memphis to Los Angeles?
When flying out of Memphis you will be using Memphis, often referred to as Memphis Airport. You will be landing at Los Angeles, also known as Los Angeles Airport.

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Airports
Origin
Memphis
$176
only
$176
Destination
Los Angeles
$176
only
$176
Mon, Aug 5
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 55m
Fri, Aug 9
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 43m
Trip: 5 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
EWR
CVG
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Very efficient. Arrived early.

Cons: Seating very tight.

CVG
PIE
Mediocre 3.0

Cons: Very dissatisfied with boarding and told we had to pay for our luggage but noone else did .I had prepaid for 1 incase I brought big luggage but I brought carry ones. So I was charged 100..but everyone else's was larger

LAS
AUS
Good 6.0

Pros: Definitely the price. Boarding process was pretty quick. Flight attendants seemed nice.

Cons: Left a little late, but still arrived on time, so that was okay. Seats aren't the most comfortable, but that's expected. Was still able to get a little nap in.

FLL
PBG
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Crew was very pleasant and professional

LAS
MSO
Excellent 9.5

Pros: On time, clean plane.

Cons: Everything was fine. Thanks!!

Sat, Oct 5
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
14h 06m
Tue, Oct 8
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
8h 03m
Trip: 4 days
5.7OkayShow reviews
Overall 5.7 Okay
Based on 37,815 reviews
Overall
6.0
Boarding
6.4
Comfort
5.4
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
4.6
Food
4.7
TTN
MCO
Good 6.0

Pros: Since our flight was delayed since 3:23 to 11:30pm, due to mechanical issues and other stuff outside of their control, the stewardesses gave us free drinks and snacks

Cons: I will definitely bring a shoulder pillow next time I fly with Fronteir. Their seats don't recline and they are not padded for longer flights.

DEN
DFW
Excellent 8.6

Pros: Cheap airfare.

Cons: The entertainment and small charges.

CVG
DEN
Mediocre 2.8

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Offer free beverages, and snacks. Enlarge trays. Mandatory customer care classes for your staff.

DFW
DEN
Good 6.6

Cons: Not charging for every single thing. Don’t like the smaller arm rest as it allowed even less space to keep the person next to me from touching me.

RDU
BUF
Good 7.3

Pros: Crew was great.

Cons: No three hour delay

Thu, Sep 26
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 54m
Sun, Sep 29
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 44m
Trip: 4 days
9.6ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 9.6 Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
Overall
8.1
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.5
Entertainment
7.7
Food
7.5
FCO
LAX
Excellent 9.0

Pros: Crew was friendly

Cons: Food was not good

JFK
JAX
Okay 4.5

Cons: Late taking off. Let's leave on time

DTW
FLL
Excellent 9.6

Pros: While biased since I was in First class, everything was enjoyable and as expected of a first class experience. The free Wi-Fi on this flight made it extra special- can’t wait until its standard on all flights!!

Cons: Only real complaint is that Delta doesn’t seem to restrict size of bags taken as carry on and the time wasted but some trying to squeeze their obviously oversized bags into overhead compartments is painful.

ATL
ILM
Excellent 8.6

Cons: No wifi

GRR
ATL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Crew was awesome. Movie was awesome. Delta always comes through.

Fri, Sep 6
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 59m
Mon, Sep 9
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 46m
Trip: 4 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
CVG
PGD
Mediocre 3.2

Pros: We finally got to our destination

Cons: Uhh not boarding and then the pilot coming on and saying "whoops we have to deplane since the weather is bad." Really? Why not just delay boarding instead of putting everyone through that. Terrible experience

PGD
SWF
Excellent 9.0

Pros: The plane, the crew...

Cons: Seats wider

FAR
AZA
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Allegiant knows how to get people off and back on the plane ASAP. The last few flights I have taken we left early and arrived earlier than planned because of this. Crew was friendly. I like the fact the flights are direct and no layovers at airports.

VPS
BWI
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew was great

Cons: Earlier delay notification

CID
PGD
Excellent 10.0

Pros: On time flight... good stew's, all around pleasant experience.

Cons: the seats are hard and very narrow.

Tue, May 28
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
7h 18m
Fri, May 31
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
7h 44m
Trip: 4 days
7.2GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.2 Good
Based on 39,110 reviews
Overall
7.4
Boarding
7.5
Comfort
7.2
Crew
7.9
Entertainment
6.8
Food
6.7
FLL
ORD
Excellent 10.0

Cons: Chicago to Venice flight was amazing. We were in premium economy, although the seats were larger it was hard to sleep in them, we all felt it needed some back support in order to sleep better. Crew was fantastic, would fly AA again internationally

LAS
PHX
Mediocre 2.8

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Everything. It was loud, cramped, the crew was late. The flight was really late. It was all bad.

IAD
LAX
Mediocre 3.2

Cons: I'm expecting more from AA. We were delayed for 2.5 hr since we didn't have a pilot !!!!!

DFW
BNA
Excellent 8.5

Pros: Pleasant and attentive crew

PVR
DFW
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: We miss our flight due to immigration paper

Thu, Nov 21
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
6h 27m
Sun, Nov 24
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
6h 56m
Trip: 4 days
7.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.1 Good
Based on 63,620 reviews
Overall
7.3
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SEA
DEN
Good 7.6

Cons: We need to stop turbulence, it freak me out.

LAX
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew tried there best but with so many disappointment could not do much.

Cons: Trip was delayed for 2 hours ,one of the person from chbagage chk was not helpful at all.

YVR
SFO
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Everything. We were incredibly delayed which happens but none of the staff knew what was happening. Different passengers were told different things and when we tried to ask questions they were far from helpful. It was not a good experience at all.

CVG
IAH
Excellent 9.0

Pros: Everyone was friendly and cooperative from ticket counter to flight attendants

Cons: Nothing at this time

PHX
DEN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Seats were uncomfortable

Cons: It would be better to load from the back to the front a lot less issues and less time consuming

Fri, Sep 13
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 59m
Mon, Sep 16
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 46m
Trip: 4 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
EWR
TYS
Excellent 8.5

Pros: The crew was great. We left on time and arrived on time.

Cons: I wish water was free. That is the only thing I don't like. I understand it's a cheap airline so everything cost extra, which is fine. But come on, water should be free.

EUG
LAX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: All wa great

Cons: Nothing

TYS
EWR
Excellent 8.0

Cons: Good flight.

SFB
IND
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Timely

Cons: Signs at the airport and terminal info

FAT
LAS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: The crew was amazing

Fri, Jul 12
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 47m
Mon, Jul 15
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 49m
Trip: 4 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
PIE
CVG
Mediocre 2.5

Pros: No The crew was not friendly at all

Cons: I honestly am angry that I was charged for things others where not.This is ridiculous

GRI
LAS
Okay 5.2

Cons: There was no way for us to add another bag after our seat placement. No one answered the phone for Alligent and the website didn’t work. It costs $20 extra to do this at the airport. Even though it was not our fault that there was no one answering phone calls (and no way to leave a message)

FLL
AVL
Excellent 9.0

Pros: Crew was really nice! Flight was quick and easy

SYR
SFB
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: on time flight. Accurate info on app. Correct seat assignments

LAS
GRR
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Crew was nice and the plane was clean.

Cons: Bring snacks and drinks because they charge for everything.

Mon, Jul 15
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 47m
Mon, Jul 29
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 49m
Trip: 15 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
ABE
FLL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: The crew was courteous and helpful; plane was clean; flight was on time; no problems

PGD
CID
Excellent 10.0

Pros: loading was smooth, departure was a bit early, arrival in Cedar Rapids was about 30 minutes early!!

VPS
BWI
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew was great

Cons: Earlier delay notification

PIE
BMI
Excellent 8.4

Cons: PIE airport does not have a lane for TSA pre-check so be prepared to wait in the long security lines with everyone else.

CLE
JAX
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The crew was great. The flight arrived early and boarding was smooth. Seats were not that great. Would definitely fly with them again.

Cons: A free beverage and snack.

Thu, Aug 15
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
7h 00m
Mon, Aug 19
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 45m
Trip: 5 days
9.6ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 9.6 Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
Overall
8.1
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.5
Entertainment
7.7
Food
7.5
MEX
LAX
Good 6.6

Pros: The entertainment system was good and they had free text messaging through the plane’s wifi network.

Cons: The plane stank. I was 3/4 in the back of the plane and there was a strong pee odor.

RSW
LGA
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Yes

Cons: Just better food

JFK
AMS
Good 6.3

Pros: This was a Delta codeshare on KLM metal. We left on time and arrived early. The crew was very professional. The bathrooms were very clean.

Cons: The seat in Economy Comfort was awful. Not enough padding and no place to put my feet because of a very large entertainment control box on the floor.

MDT
ATL
Mediocre 3.6

Cons: Worst first class service. Only came by twice in two hour flight

SLC
DTW
Okay 5.3

Pros: the entertainment choices were adequate

Cons: More efficient deplanning. It took us 40 minutes to get off the plane after it landed

Fri, Aug 30
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 56m
Mon, Sep 2
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 45m
Trip: 4 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
PIA
AZA
Good 7.0

Pros: Great crew. Good on-time flight (early, actually). Smooth boarding.

Cons: Standard no-frills gripes. Seat is tolerable but basic, no recline. No power, zero inflight entertainment, etc etc. They won't even give you a sip of water for free, which is just absurd in my opinion. They did give me a free cup of ice... so I guess ice + time = free water...

PGD
SWF
Excellent 9.0

Pros: The plane, the crew...

Cons: Seats wider

ABE
FLL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: The crew was courteous and helpful; plane was clean; flight was on time; no problems

PGD
SPI
Good 6.5

Pros: That we landed safely in 20 mph winds.

Cons: Stop stuffing too many people in an airplane, stop charging for every little thing, nothing nice or fun about flying in the US.It is just the fastest way to get to places..International airlines are much better and not cattle planes.

LAS
AUS
Good 6.0

Pros: Definitely the price. Boarding process was pretty quick. Flight attendants seemed nice.

Cons: Left a little late, but still arrived on time, so that was okay. Seats aren't the most comfortable, but that's expected. Was still able to get a little nap in.

Fri, Jul 5
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 47m
Fri, Jul 12
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 49m
Trip: 8 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
PGD
SPI
Good 6.5

Pros: That we landed safely in 20 mph winds.

Cons: Stop stuffing too many people in an airplane, stop charging for every little thing, nothing nice or fun about flying in the US.It is just the fastest way to get to places..International airlines are much better and not cattle planes.

FLL
AVL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Ticket prices are always the best. Even though The flight was delayed by 30 minutes we were only 15 minutes later into the terminal

Cons: The flight was delayed by 30 minutes but we were only 15 minutes later into the terminal

MEM
SFB
Good 7.6

Cons: Check in.

FSD
SFB
Mediocre 3.3

Cons: Very uncomfortable

EUG
LAX
Excellent 10.0

Pros: All wa great

Cons: Nothing

Mon, Jun 10
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 54m
Fri, Jun 14
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 50m
Trip: 5 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
FSD
SFB
Mediocre 3.3

Cons: Very uncomfortable

EWR
TYS
Excellent 8.5

Pros: The crew was great. We left on time and arrived on time.

Cons: I wish water was free. That is the only thing I don't like. I understand it's a cheap airline so everything cost extra, which is fine. But come on, water should be free.

AUS
LAS
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Definitely the price. Fairly quick boarding process, just a little congested. Decent priced drinks.

Cons: Not the most comfortable seats, but there was no one next to me, so it was okay.

PGD
SPI
Good 6.5

Pros: That we landed safely in 20 mph winds.

Cons: Stop stuffing too many people in an airplane, stop charging for every little thing, nothing nice or fun about flying in the US.It is just the fastest way to get to places..International airlines are much better and not cattle planes.

EWR
CVG
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Very efficient. Arrived early.

Cons: Seating very tight.

Thu, May 30
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 58m
Fri, Jun 14
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 45m
Trip: 16 days
9.6ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 9.6 Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
Overall
8.1
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.5
Entertainment
7.7
Food
7.5
MSP
OMA
Excellent 10.0

Cons: Couldn't have been better

OMA
MSP
Excellent 10.0

Cons: It was great

LFT
ATL
Good 7.0

Pros: United Airlines culturally has a very big issue. The crews are not friendly and the seating is awful.

LAN
DTW
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: The flight was delayed and it ended up being delayed for 4 hours and we had to take a cab to Detroit to catch our flight to Europe

MSP
BOS
Good 7.3

Pros: individual TVs

Cons: it would be great if you could not use all those one-use plastic cups. waste is a real issue in the US and the solution is using re-usable items like washable cups. Unboarding was a nightmare and it started to get really hot waiting to get off.

Fri, Jun 21
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 54m
Fri, Jun 28
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 50m
Trip: 8 days
10.0ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 10.0 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews
Boarding
7.6
Comfort
7.0
Crew
8.0
Entertainment
6.0
Food
6.2
JAX
BLV
Excellent 8.0

Cons: Delayed due to weather

FAT
LAS
Okay 5.0

Pros: The crew was good , plane was delayed and late for departure. Second flight was delayed by 2 1/2 hours , I just can’t catch a break !!

Cons: I could not log onto the website and check my carryon bag , cost me $50 at check in. It would not recognize my number for the first flight. I’m a known traveler on Frontier so I did log in with them .

VPS
AUS
Excellent 9.3

Pros: The boarding wasn’t smooth, there were 3 women at the podium listing zones and it was very mumbled and low, quite hard to hear despite the small area dedicated to Allegiant passengers.

Cons: The women at the podium listing flights could have been friendlier and more customer service oriented... there was a lot of mumbling into the speaker for boarding ... and the person kept giggling into the mic. Once past boarding, everything was great !

SFB
ABE
Good 6.5

Pros: Price and timeliness

Cons: Airline broke the stroller we had. That could have gone better.

SYR
SFB
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: on time flight. Accurate info on app. Correct seat assignments

Tue, Jul 9
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
3h 52m
Tue, Jul 16
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
3h 45m
Trip: 8 days
9.6ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 9.6 Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
Overall
8.1
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.5
Entertainment
7.7
Food
7.5
MSP
AMS
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Crew very good

Cons: Breakfast sandwich was close to tasteless; all bread, very very little filling.

ATL
RSW
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Delta is wonderful! Helpful and on time.

MSP
BOS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Delta, as always, comes through! Although my original flight was delayed, Delta provided the option to rebook on another DL flight at no additional cost. They made it super easy! As always, the crew was friendly, helpful and professional! Thanks!

AMS
ATL
Excellent 8.0

Cons: Ear buds that allow me to hear the movies clearly; better equalization of the treble, bass and volume. I had to constantly turn volume up and down because of fluctuations in the movie sound track.

RSW
LGA
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Yes

Cons: Just better food

Mon, Jul 1
MEM
Memphis
LAX
Los Angeles
14h 25m
Fri, Jul 5
LAX
Los Angeles
MEM
Memphis
7h 38m
Trip: 5 days
5.7OkayShow reviews
Overall 5.7 Okay
Based on 37,815 reviews
Overall
6.0
Boarding
6.4
Comfort
5.4
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
4.6
Food
4.7
MKE
DEN
Okay 5.6

Pros: Crew kept us updated on everything.

Cons: No complimentary food or drink. Seat was small and tight.

DEN
DFW
Excellent 8.6

Pros: Cheap airfare.

Cons: The entertainment and small charges.

MCO
BUF
Good 7.0

Pros: Crew was fun, family oriented

Cons: Entertainment options, complimentary tea and coffee

MSY
AUS
Excellent 8.5

Cons: I was not expecting to la d at the south terminal. I am glad I didn’t have to connect to another flight as it took over 40 mins to get my luggage and take the shuttle to the main terminal. Otherwise the flight was fine

SAN
DEN
Mediocre 3.5

Pros: Crew was good.

Cons: Flight had multiple delay’s and seeming mistakes and more mistakes. Finally arrived I’ve 6 hours late.

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