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The cheapest times to fly from AMS to LGA are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AMS to LGA is late September. Prices can be as high as $944 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $318 for Tuesday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to New York

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $334 to $654 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $333. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $734. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $401 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $372 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to LGA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AMS to LGA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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AMS to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Amsterdam. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $406. Return trip prices are from the LGA to AMS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AMS to LGA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from AMS to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 3.49% less expensive than LGA
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to JFK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AMS to LGA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air Transat, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3630 miles or 5842 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AMS to LGA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to LGA flight is about 7 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from AMS to LGA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeAMS
Origination airport nameSchiphol Airport
CityAmsterdam
Countrythe Netherlands
Latitude52.3
Longitude4.8

Return Airport

Destination codeLGA
Destination airport nameLaGuardia Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude40.8
Longitude-73.9

 

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