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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to PBG are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 LAX to PBG is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1399 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $390 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Plattsburgh

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Plattsburgh, NY (PBG) will usually cost between $533 to $909 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $508. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $874. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $743 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to PBG flight.

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

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LAX to PBG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to PBG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, 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 $138 (17%) 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 $671. Return trip prices are from the PBG to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to PBG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 27 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 LAX to PBG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, VT

  • 20 miles (32 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 47.38% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BTV flights

Destination alternative #2: Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport (YOW) in Ottawa

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 49.46% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YOW flights

Destination alternative #3: Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) in Montreal

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 45.15% less expensive than PBG
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to YUL flights

Destination alternative #4: Watertown International Airport (ART) in Watertown, NY

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 45.69% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to ART flights

Destination alternative #5: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 40.78% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to ALB flights

Destination alternative #6: Lebanon Municipal Airport (LEB) in Lebanon-Hanover, NH

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 34.19% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to LEB flights

 

Flight Hacking LAX to PBG

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 LAX to PBG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Washington, DC (LAX > IAD > PBG)

  • Price for both tickets: $553
  • Average savings: $191 (25.64%)

See LAX to IAD flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (LAX > EWR > PBG)

  • Price for both tickets: $604
  • Average savings: $139 (18.71%)

See LAX to EWR flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (LAX > ORD > PBG)

  • Price for both tickets: $611
  • Average savings: $133 (17.83%)

See LAX to ORD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAX to PBG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Plattsburgh International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2479 miles or 3990 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAX to PBG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to PBG flight is about 5 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Plattsburgh, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from LAX to PBG.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLAX
Origination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-118.4

Return Airport

Destination codePBG
Destination airport namePlattsburgh International Airport
CityPlattsburgh, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude44.7
Longitude-73.5

 

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