The cheapest times to fly from LGA to EFL are

  • July 16th to December 23rd (except the weeks of September 24th, October 1st, October 29th, and December 10th)

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 LGA to EFL is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $12159 for Sunday flights during late February and early March, or as low as $1266 for Saturday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Cephalonia

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Kefallinia Island (EFL) will usually cost between $1943 to $6648 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $2942. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late February and early March, with an average price of $8415. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5473 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5064 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to EFL flight.

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

LGA to EFL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to EFL flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.66, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to EFL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Cephalonia. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $671 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4088. Return trip prices are from the EFL to LGA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGA to EFL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 34 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 LGA to EFL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport (CFU) in Corfu

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from EFL
  • Usually 65.01% less expensive than EFL
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGA to CFU flights

Destination alternative #2: Dionysios Solomos Airport (ZTH) in Zakinthos

  • 33 miles (53 km) away from EFL
  • Usually 60.15% less expensive than EFL
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGA to ZTH flights


Flight Hacking LGA to EFL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LGA to EFL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (LGA > LGW > EFL)

  • Price for both tickets: $700
  • Average savings: $4364 (86.18%)

See LGA to LGW flights

Hack #2: Athens (LGA > ATH > EFL)

  • Price for both tickets: $707
  • Average savings: $4358 (86.05%)

See LGA to ATH flights

Hack #3: Bergamo (LGA > BGY > EFL)

  • Price for both tickets: $836
  • Average savings: $4228 (83.49%)

See LGA to BGY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Olympic, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4769 miles or 7675 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to EFL flight is about 9 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Kefallinia Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from LGA to EFL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLGA
Origination airport nameLaGuardia Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeEFL
Destination airport nameArgostolion Airport
CityKefallinia Island


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