The cheapest times to fly from LGA to SKG are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 19th to April 8th
  • May 28th to June 24th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 29th)

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 SKG is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $5731 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $546 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Thessaloniki

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Thessaloniki (SKG) will usually cost between $656 to $1537 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 $583. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2128. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1545 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $831 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to SKG flight.

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

LGA to SKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to SKG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Thessaloniki, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $102 (10%) 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 $872. Return trip prices are from the SKG to LGA 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 LGA to SKG 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 35 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 SKG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Skopje Airport (SKP) in Skopje

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from SKG
  • Usually 3.07% less expensive than SKG
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGA to SKP flights


Flight Hacking LGA to SKG

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 SKG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Amsterdam (LGA > AMS > SKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $275 (33.05%)

See LGA to AMS flights

Hack #2: Paris (LGA > CDG > SKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $559
  • Average savings: $272 (32.75%)

See LGA to CDG flights

Hack #3: London (LGA > LGW > SKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $597
  • Average savings: $234 (28.12%)

See LGA to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cape Air, Delta, El Al, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Seaborne Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4778 miles or 7689 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to SKG flight is about 9 hour 35 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from LGA to SKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeSKG
Destination airport nameMakedonia Airport


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