Los Angeles (LA), known for its Hollywood connection, is thronged by travellers from every part of the world. The city has also gained fame due to its various points of interest like Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Getty Center, Griffith Observatory, Disneyland, Santa Monica Pier and Madame Tussauds. Venice Beach, Universal Studios Hollywood and Walt Disney Concert Hall are some other tourist hot spots that LA boasts. The rocking nightlife of the city may be a major attraction, but people from the corporate world too, come here for business purposes. Many airlines offer Bangalore to Los Angeles flights so people from the Indian IT hub can reach the American entertainment centre. Some information on these air services is given below.
Flight Options A plethora of options is available for passengers, travelling from Kempegowda International Airport (BLR) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Carriers offer more than 110 one-way flights daily, out of which, about 15 flights halt at one, while the other halt at two or three airports. Some common layover points on this route are Mumbai, Abu Dhabi, New Delhi, San Francisco, Singapore, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Carriers offering services on this route are Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, Jet Airways, American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Emirates, United Airlines, Lufthansa, Air France and Delta Air Lines. BLR and LAX are approximately 14500 km apart, and the shortest one-stop flight takes about 18 hours and 40 minutes to cover this distance.
Average Cost The lowest airfare of an economy class ticket for an adult passenger on this route starts from around INR 45000. The maximum ticket price for Bangalore to Los Angeles flights can go past INR 509000. Variations in the price of tickets depend on the carrier, route and their demand. Passengers can visit Yatra.com before planning their budget to compare prices of tickets and check-out various offers and flight deals.
Flight Schedule The first flight of the day for LAX, leaving from BLR at 12:20 am, is operated by Malaysia Airlines. During the day shift, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, Etihad Airways, Emirates and Cathay Pacific offer services at 9:50 am, 10:25 am and 1:30 pm, respectively. The last flight on any given day is offered by Singapore Airlines, taking-off from BLR at 11:10 pm. Jet Airways operates plenty of flights on codeshare basis with Etihad Airways; these are usually scheduled at 04:10, 9:50, 21:45 and 22:35 pm.
Other Options Difficulty in getting air tickets from BLR to LAX is common due to high traveller influx on the route. In case you are not getting a ticket, you can book your flight for an alternative airport from where you can reach Los Angeles. You can choose flights to LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT), which is only 64 km from Los Angeles. From ONT, you can travel to LA by car. Booking flights for John Wayne Airport (SNA) of California can also prove beneficial for passengers, as they only have to cover 62 km to reach Los Angeles from here.