Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Galapagos Islands (from: Los Angeles )

The average price to go to Galapagos Islands from Los Angeles airport is $ 1022 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 911 (in may) and $ 1296 (in december), which is a saving of $ 111 or a surplus of $ 275 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $817 to $871 and it is generally more economical to leave on a tuesday and return on a tuesday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Galapagos Islands before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your Los Angeles -Galapagos Islands plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 6854 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Galapagos Islands from Los Angeles and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in may, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 911, saving $ 111 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 1022). Conversely, december will be the most expensive ($ 1296).

Flight Los Angeles -Galapagos Islands: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 842 $ 1044 fair price
February$ 775 $ 920 good price
March$ 875 $ 1006 fair price
April$ 801 $ 954 good price
May$ 800 $ 911 very good price
June$ 866 $ 1005 fair price
July$ 968 $ 1135 fair price
August$ 878 $ 1047 fair price
September$ 764 $ 912 good price
October$ 782 $ 954 good price
November$ 907 $ 1068 fair price
December$ 1064 $ 1296 very high price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from Los Angeles to Galapagos Islands

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Los Angeles to Galapagos Islands range from $544 to $1524. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $545 to $599), 1% at the maximum price (from $1469 to $1524). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $980 to $1034 (8% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Los Angeles ->Galapagos Islands flight

There are 10 companies that serve Los Angeles from Galapagos Islands airport: Avianca (scheduled), Spirit Airlines, Copa, Avianca Brazil, jetBlue, United, Interjet, latam airlines group, Alaska Airlines and Aeromexico (aerm).

Data analysis:

Of the 6854 flights analyzed in previous years, Avianca (scheduled) was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (34% of the time) on the Los Angeles ->Galapagos Islands route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Los Angeles -Galapagos Islands flights departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $31. On the other hand, departing on a friday may cost you an additional $49.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Galapagos Islands to Los Angeles departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $53. Conversely, departing from Galapagos Islands on a saturday may cost you an additional $63.


Top prices Los Angeles -Galapagos Islands

Round tripDatesPrice
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands15-08 to 22-08-2024$ 651 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands20-08 to 26-08-2024$ 698 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands01-09 to 08-09-2024$ 657 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands03-09 to 10-09-2024$ 623 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands04-09 to 10-09-2024$ 634 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands18-10 to 24-10-2024$ 625 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands08-11 to 12-11-2024$ 822 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands16-11 to 23-11-2024$ 848 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands21-03 to 31-03-2025$ 649 
Los Angeles → Galapagos Islands06-05 to 14-05-2025$ 756 


When to book your flight Los Angeles - Galapagos Islands to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 2 to 3 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 9 to 10 months in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a Los Angeles -Galapagos Islands flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a tuesday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Los Angeles to Galapagos Islands, it is recommended to buy it 2 to 3 months before departure (it is then on average 955 $, which is a saving of 67 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 9 to 10 months in advance, you will pay the full price (120 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Los Angeles to Galapagos Islands flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?
January

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 971 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1028), 2 to 3 months ($ 975)

February

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 867 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 884)

March

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 979 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 995), 2 to 3 months ($ 990)

April

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 888 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 891)

May

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 822 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 861)

June

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 894 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 996), 1 to 2 months ($ 998), 3 to 4 months ($ 944)

July

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1091 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 1118)

August

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 978 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1016)

September

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 837 $)

Other interesting period(s): 3 to 4 months ($ 910)

October

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 774 $)

November

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 1056 $)

December

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1276 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1277)

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, tuesday is the day when plane tickets for Los Angeles ->Galapagos Islands are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a tuesday, you will save $12. Conversely, by buying it on a friday, you may end up paying $16 more.



Los Angeles to Galapagos Islands: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
July 2024$ 1118
$1118 to $1118
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August 2024$ 969
$650 to $2084
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September 2024$ 638
$623 to $657
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October 2024$ 625
$625 to $625
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November 2024$ 876
$822 to $959
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March 2025$ 649
$649 to $649
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May 2025$ 756
$756 to $756
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, july, august, september, october, november, march and may are cheaper to travel to Galapagos Islands. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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