The cheapest times to fly from ATH to LGA are
- January 8th to April 8th (except the week of March 26th)
- September 3rd to December 9th
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 ATH to LGA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1031 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $312 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Athens (ATH) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $320 to $759 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $333. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $812. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $479 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $445 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATH to LGA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATH to LGA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ATH to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Athens. 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $119 (17%) 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 $435. Return trip prices are from the LGA to ATH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ATH 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 9 hour 51 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 ATH to LGA while comparing.
- 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
- Usually 0.79% less expensive than LGA
- Nonstop flights available
- 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
- Usually 0.22% less expensive than LGA
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ATH to LGA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4927 miles or 7929 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ATH to LGA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATH to LGA flight is about 9 hour 51 minutes.
How many flights go between Athens and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ATH to LGA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport|
|Destination airport name||LaGuardia Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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