The cheapest times to fly from CBR to LGA are

  • January 22nd to March 11th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 16th to July 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 CBR to LGA is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2655 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $926 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Canberra (CBR) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $947 to $2276 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $969. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2435. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1465 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1433 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CBR to LGA flight.

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

CBR to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CBR to LGA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Canberra. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Canberra. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $390 (19%) 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 $1288. Return trip prices are from the LGA to CBR 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 CBR 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 19 hour 8 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 CBR to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 13.26% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CBR to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 8.93% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See CBR to JFK flights


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

Hack #1: Melbourne (CBR > MEL > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1220
  • Average savings: $213 (14.86%)

See CBR to PHX flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (CBR > PHX > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1274
  • Average savings: $160 (11.13%)

See CBR to MEL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1289
  • Average savings: $144 (10.05%)

See CBR to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, LATAM, Qantas, Qatar Airways, United, Virgin Australia, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10085 miles or 16230 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CBR to LGA flight is about 19 hour 8 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from CBR to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CBR
Origination airport name Canberra Airport
City Canberra
Country Australia
Latitude -35.3
Longitude 149.2

Return Airport

Destination code LGA
Destination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.