The cheapest times to fly from ADL to LGA are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • July 23rd to September 23rd
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 ADL to LGA is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2391 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1019 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1065 to $1954 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1093. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2242. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1149 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1290 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to LGA flight.

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

ADL to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to LGA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Adelaide. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ADL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Adelaide. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $187 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1273. Return trip prices are from the LGA to ADL 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 ADL 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 20 hour 7 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 ADL to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 9.34% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ADL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 2.02% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ADL to EWR flights


Flight Hacking ADL to LGA

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 ADL to LGA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ADL > LAX > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1154
  • Average savings: $137 (10.58%)

See ADL to MEL flights

Hack #2: Melbourne (ADL > MEL > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1180
  • Average savings: $110 (8.53%)

See ADL to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Antonio, TX (ADL > SAT > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1234
  • Average savings: $57 (4.38%)

See ADL to SAT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Qantas, Qatar Airways, United, Virgin Australia, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10633 miles or 17112 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to LGA flight is about 20 hour 7 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from ADL to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeADL
Origination airport nameAdelaide International Airport

Return Airport

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


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