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

The average price to go to Dakar from Los Angeles airport is $ 1310 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 1104 (in march) and $ 1703 (in july), which is a saving of $ 206 or a surplus of $ 394 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $1082 to $1136 and it is generally more economical to leave on a wednesday and return on a wednesday 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 Dakar 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 -Dakar plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 4046 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Dakar 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 march, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 1104, saving $ 206 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 1310). Conversely, july will be the most expensive ($ 1703).

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

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 1217 good price
February $ 1121 good price
March $ 1104
very good price
April $ 1216 good price
May $ 1163 good price
June $ 1582 high price
July $ 1703
very high price
August $ 1631 high price
September $ 1216 good price
October $ 1147 good price
November $ 1186 good price
December $ 1421 fair price

Price breakdown to travel from Los Angeles to Dakar

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Los Angeles to Dakar range from $811 to $1947. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $811 to $866), 1% at the maximum price (from $1893 to $1947). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $1082 to $1136 (10% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Los Angeles ->Dakar flight

There are 13 companies that serve Los Angeles from Dakar airport: Turkish Airlines, Norwegian, United, Spirit Airlines, Air France, jetBlue, Iberia, Alaska Airlines, Delta, Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines, norse atlantic airways (uk) and Air Canada.

Data analysis:

Of the 4046 flights analyzed in previous years, Turkish Airlines was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (37% of the time) on the Los Angeles ->Dakar route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Los Angeles -Dakar flights departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $73. On the other hand, departing on a friday may cost you an additional $61.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Dakar to Los Angeles departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday for your return date, you will save an average of $69. Conversely, departing from Dakar on a friday may cost you an additional $61.


Top prices Los Angeles -Dakar

Round tripDatesPrice
Los Angeles → Dakar04-03 to 18-03-2024$ 1091 
Los Angeles → Dakar08-03 to 20-03-2024$ 1069 
Los Angeles → Dakar10-04 to 26-04-2024$ 1119 
Los Angeles → Dakar14-05 to 24-05-2024$ 1180 
Los Angeles → Dakar02-06 to 08-06-2024$ 1843 
Los Angeles → Dakar18-06 to 25-06-2024$ 1483 
Los Angeles → Dakar03-08 to 29-08-2024$ 1563 
Los Angeles → Dakar01-11 to 10-11-2024$ 1108 


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

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 4 to 5 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month 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 -Dakar flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a wednesday.

What month are you going to Dakar?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Los Angeles to Dakar, it is recommended to buy it 4 to 5 months before departure (it is then on average 1111 $, which is a saving of 199 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (108 $ more than the average price).

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

Data analysis:

Statistically, wednesday is the day when plane tickets for Los Angeles ->Dakar are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a wednesday, you will save $43. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $31 more.



Los Angeles to Dakar: 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
March 2024$ 1081
$1069 to $1091
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April 2024$ 1119
$1119 to $1119
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May 2024$ 1180
$1180 to $1180
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June 2024$ 1663
$1483 to $1843
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August 2024$ 1563
$1563 to $1563
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November 2024$ 1108
$1108 to $1108
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, march, april, august and november are cheaper to travel to Dakar. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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