The cheapest times to fly from LCY to LGA are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • October 8th 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 LCY to LGA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1060 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $357 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from London (LCY) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $365 to $777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $368. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $865. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $497 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $440 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to LGA flight.

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

LCY to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LCY. Saturdays 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 $84 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $458. Return trip prices are from the LGA to LCY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LCY to LGA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, 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 London City Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3460 miles or 5568 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to LGA flight is about 7 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from LCY to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LCY
Origination airport name London City Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude 0.1

Return Airport

Destination code LGA
Destination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9


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