The cheapest times to fly from ESC to LSE are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • February 26th to June 10th

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 ESC to LSE is early June. Prices can be as high as $872 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $393 for Wednesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to La Crosse

Flying from Escanaba, MI (ESC) to La Crosse, WI (LSE) will usually cost between $393 to $727 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $393. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $586. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $193 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $482 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ESC to LSE flight.

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

ESC to LSE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ESC to LSE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Escanaba. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.25, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LSE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ESC. 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 $142 (23%) 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 $422. Return trip prices are from the LSE to ESC 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 ESC to LSE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 25 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 ESC to LSE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport (MSP) in Minneapolis, MN

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from LSE
  • Usually 12.45% less expensive than LSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See ESC to MSP flights


Flight Hacking ESC to LSE

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 ESC to LSE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Detroit, MI (ESC > DTW > LSE)

  • Price for both tickets: $458
  • Average savings: $25 (5.08%)

See ESC to DTW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ESC to LSE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, SAS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from La Crosse Regional Airport to Delta County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 240 miles or 386 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ESC to LSE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ESC to LSE flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Escanaba, MI and La Crosse, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from ESC to LSE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeESC
Origination airport nameDelta County Airport
CityEscanaba, MI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeLSE
Destination airport nameLa Crosse Regional Airport
CityLa Crosse, WI
Countrythe United States


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