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More About Flying To Puerto Vallarta from Los Angeles

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta

Origin Airport IATA Code QLA
Destination Airport IATA Code PVR
Distance 1219 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 6:35PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 10:50PM UTC

Traveling from Los Angeles to Vallarta

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

You can spend several hours searching for flights from Los Angeles if you have to check each airline individually. Orbitz.com does all the hard work for you, and it will compare the rates from most airlines at one time, which allows you to find and choose the rate and option best for you and your budget.

Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Remember to use Orbitz.com when you are trying to find discounts on flights from Los Angeles. Whether travelling by air or ground, Orbitz.com will save you time and money.

Airports in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful Mexican city and popular vacation hub, but because it is relatively small, it can be hard to find major airports in or around the area. Orbitz.com is one convenient way to find flights to Vallarta provided by numerous major airlines. Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport (PVR) is the primary airport in the area, and it is located just six miles north of Puerto Vallarta, nestled on Mexico's beautiful west coast. Airlines flying into the airport include US Airways, Delta, United, American Airlines, Virgin America, and Aeromexico.

Transportation From Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport

The primary means of transportation leaving the airport include a shuttle, which goes to several nearby hotels, and taxi. Car rentals are also popular. Finding the right rental vehicle is easy with Orbitz.com, because you can compare prices.

Weather in Puerto Vallarta

Vallarta has a typical climate for a tropical region, with temperatures ranging from 80 degrees Fahrenheit during January and December and highs of 90 degrees Fahrenheit during summer months. Water temperatures rarely dip below 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so booking a discount flight to Vallarta during the off season makes perfect sense. Bring plenty of sunscreen, and plan to wear swimsuits, shorts, and tanks all year round.

Puerto Vallarta's Major Attractions

Puerto Vallarta is home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet, so guests spend their days relaxing or strolling on the white sand. Other things to do include whale watching, sailing, fishing, and scuba diving. The city also has a bustling nightlife. Since temperatures stay tropical in every season, you can find guests catching flights to Vallarta all year round to beat the cold weather up north. Domestic flights from the United States are easy to book on Orbitz.com, where flights, hotels, and transportation options can be compared quickly.

Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta now?

If you're wondering about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta?

Nonstop services are offered by 4 airlines from Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to PVR, which means you could be booking your fun-filled getaway within moments. Here are some respected carriers to compare:

  • United Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Delta
  • American Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta?

Getting from SNA to Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Intl. Airport (PVR) takes at least 3 hours and 53 minutes. Enjoy a wine and watch a flick or two — here's your chance to chill out.

What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta most frequently?

Satisfy your wanderlust and travel with one of the following airlines that fly most frequently from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta: United Airlines - (UA) with 52 flights every month Alaska Airlines - (AS) with 34 flights every month Delta - (DL) with 30 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 8 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Puerto Vallarta?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Puerto Vallarta have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Puerto Vallarta with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Puerto Vallarta without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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