The cheapest times to fly from CUC to LGA are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 CUC to LGA is late October. Prices can be as high as $3001 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $564 for Sunday flights around late October.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Cucuta (CUC) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $643 to $2508 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $645. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2297. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1653 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $926 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUC to LGA flight.

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

CUC to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUC to LGA flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from CĂșcuta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CUC. Fridays 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 $684 (43%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $923. Return trip prices are from the LGA to CUC 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 CUC 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 5 hour 4 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 CUC to LGA while comparing.

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

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 11.18% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUC to EWR flights

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 11.08% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUC to JFK flights


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

Hack #1: Medellin (CUC > MDE > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $207 (22.31%)

See CUC to BOG flights

Hack #2: Bogota (CUC > BOG > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $722
  • Average savings: $204 (21.99%)

See CUC to MDE flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (CUC > MIA > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $782
  • Average savings: $144 (15.51%)

See CUC to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Camilo Daza Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2271 miles or 3655 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUC to LGA flight is about 5 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from CUC to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CUC
Origination airport name Camilo Daza Airport
City Cucuta
Country Colombia
Latitude 7.9
Longitude -72.5

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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