The cheapest times to fly from KTN to LGA are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • June 4th to August 5th
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 KTN to LGA is early August. Prices can be as high as $1603 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $695 for Tuesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Ketchikan, AK (KTN) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $777 to $1227 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $886. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $1229. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1106 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KTN to LGA flight.

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

KTN to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KTN to LGA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Ketchikan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $131 (11%) 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 $1029. Return trip prices are from the LGA to KTN 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 KTN 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 57 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 KTN 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 39.06% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See KTN to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Westchester County Airport (HPN) in White Plains, NY

  • 22 miles (35 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 36.98% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See KTN to HPN flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 35.17% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See KTN to EWR flights

Destination alternative #4: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 17.45% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See KTN to ABE flights


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

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (KTN > SEA > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $725
  • Average savings: $381 (34.45%)

See KTN to SEA flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (KTN > ORD > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $739
  • Average savings: $368 (33.23%)

See KTN to ORD flights

Hack #3: Vancouver (KTN > YVR > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $353 (31.92%)

See KTN to YVR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2761 miles or 4443 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KTN to LGA flight is about 5 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Ketchikan, AK and New York, NY?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKTN
Origination airport nameKetchikan International Airport
CityKetchikan, AK
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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