The cheapest times to fly from APW to LGA are

  • February 26th to April 8th (except the week of March 12th)
  • May 7th to June 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 APW to LGA is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $3878 for Thursday flights during early February, or as low as $1755 for Wednesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Apia (APW) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1755 to $2866 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1755. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early February, with an average price of $2933. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1987 can be considered a good price for a round-trip APW to LGA flight.

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

APW to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the APW to LGA flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Apia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Apia. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1408 (36%) 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 $1976. Return trip prices are from the LGA to APW 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 APW 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 14 hour 3 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 APW 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 1.41% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See APW to JFK flights


Flight Hacking APW 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 APW to LGA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1662
  • Average savings: $325 (16.36%)

See APW to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (APW > SFO > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1746
  • Average savings: $242 (12.15%)

See APW to LAX flights

Hack #3: Sydney (APW > SYD > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1769
  • Average savings: $219 (11%)

See APW to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7259 miles or 11682 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop APW to LGA flight is about 14 hour 3 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from APW to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code APW
Origination airport name Faleolo International Airport
City Apia
Country Samoa
Latitude -13.8
Longitude -172

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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