The cheapest times to fly from LGA to BOS are
- April 30th to July 22nd (except the week of May 7th)
- October 22nd to November 18th
- December 3rd to February 18th (except the week of December 17th)
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 LGA to BOS is early July. Prices can be as high as $305 for Sunday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $129 for Wednesday flights around early July.
When to Fly to Boston
Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Boston, MA (BOS) will usually cost between $129 to $196 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early July with an average ticket price of $139. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $216. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $77 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $156 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to BOS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGA to BOS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGA to BOS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $32 (18%) 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 $150. Return trip prices are from the BOS to LGA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LGA to BOS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LGA to BOS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Logan International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 184 miles or 296 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGA to BOS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to BOS flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and Boston, MA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from LGA to BOS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||LaGuardia Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Logan International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from LGA to BOS tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 27% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BOS heading for LGA about 19 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Boston, MA is about 12 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 50 minutes late
- American: 13 minutes late
- Republic: 13 minutes late
- JetBlue: 16 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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