The cheapest times to fly from LNK to LGA are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 24th)

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 LNK to LGA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $838 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $244 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Lincoln, NE (LNK) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $244 to $650 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $271. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $559. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $363 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LNK to LGA flight.

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

LNK to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LNK to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Lincoln. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is 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 $247 (46%) 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 $290. Return trip prices are from the LGA to LNK 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 LNK 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 3 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1193 miles or 1920 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LNK to LGA flight is about 3 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Lincoln, NE and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from LNK to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLNK
Origination airport nameLincoln Airport
CityLincoln, NE
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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