The cheapest times to fly from DLC to LGA are

  • January 22nd to April 22nd (except the week of January 29th)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 DLC to LGA is early April. Prices can be as high as $2394 for Saturday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $687 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Dalian (DLC) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $700 to $1859 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $718. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1869. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1151 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1125 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DLC to LGA flight.

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

DLC to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DLC to LGA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Dalian. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $286 (20%) 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 $1044. Return trip prices are from the LGA to DLC 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 DLC 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 13 hour 18 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 DLC 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 37.47% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DLC to JFK flights


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

Hack #1: Shanghai (DLC > PVG > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $980
  • Average savings: $146 (12.93%)

See DLC to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (DLC > SEA > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1064
  • Average savings: $61 (5.42%)

See DLC to PVG flights

Hack #3: Beijing (DLC > PEK > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $57 (5.07%)

See DLC to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6841 miles or 11009 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DLC to LGA flight is about 13 hour 18 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DLC to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDLC
Origination airport nameZhoushuizi Airport

Return Airport

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


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