The flight time from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is 1 hour, 8 minutes. See Data as Tables
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Average Timeline

Leaves LAX Los Angeles, CA 2 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
45 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives LAS Las Vegas, NV 6 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

United
89%
Spirit
89%
Delta
86%
Alaska
86%
Southwest
85%
Allegiant
83%
American
80%
Frontier
71%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 45 minutes.

The flight distance from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is 236 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Las Vegas to Los Angeles
1 hour, 11 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
1h 1m
Spirit
1h 7m
Allegiant
1h 8m
United
1h 9m
Delta
1h 10m
American
1h 10m
Alaska
1h 13m
Frontier
1h 15m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

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Flights Per Week

250

Distance

236 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

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Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Southwest
67
Delta
52
American
49
United
31
Alaska
27
Spirit
20
Allegiant
0
Frontier
0

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Los Angeles from Las Vegas by plane?

The distance from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by plane is 236 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

The flight time from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 45 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 1 hour, 1 minute, and Frontier the slowest taking 1 hour, 15 minutes.

What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

American, Alaska, Southwest, Frontier, Delta, Allegiant, Spirit, and United are the airlines with direct flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.

Does Southwest fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS). On average, they have 67 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Los Angeles 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 45 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Las Vegas 6 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, Delta is 86% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 86% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 89% 11% 0%
United 89% 11% 0%
Delta 86% 14% 0%
Alaska 86% 13% 1%
Southwest 85% 14% 1%
Allegiant 83% 17% 0%
American 80% 19% 1%
Frontier 71% 29% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Southwest 12 44 5 61
Spirit 14 45 7 67
Allegiant 20 42 7 68
United 17 44 7 69
Delta 16 45 7 70
American 16 45 7 70
Alaska 20 45 7 73
Frontier 18 46 12 75

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
6am 2.09
3pm 2.63
11am 2.57
10am 1.15
10pm 1.47
12pm 2.38
7pm 2.87
11pm 0.04
8pm 1.83
9am 1.84
2pm 1.75
7am 1.69
5am 0.56
8am 2.51
5pm 2.64
6pm 1.3
9pm 2.35
4pm 2.06
1pm 1.69

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 1154
February 1014
March 1118
April 1048
May 1078
June 1061
July 1088
August 1114
September 1111
October 1133
November 1054
December 1043

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 37.56
Tuesday 35.06
Wednesday 35.02
Thursday 36.75
Friday 36.85
Saturday 33.15
Sunday 35.92

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Southwest 1
Delta 1
American 1
United 1
Alaska 1
Spirit 0
Allegiant 0
Frontier 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
6am 14 45 6 66
3pm 15 44 6 66
11am 17 45 7 71
10am 18 45 7 70
10pm 14 44 7 67
12pm 17 44 7 69
7pm 15 44 7 66
11pm 15 41 3 65
8pm 14 45 7 67
9am 15 44 6 67
2pm 15 44 7 67
7am 15 46 6 68
5am 15 45 5 63
8am 18 45 6 70
5pm 17 44 7 69
6pm 14 44 6 65
9pm 13 46 6 67
4pm 16 44 7 67
1pm 17 45 8 71
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.