The cheapest times to fly from LGA to ABX are

  • January 22nd to May 6th
  • August 13th to September 30th (except the week of August 20th)
  • October 22nd to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 ABX is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3450 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $1304 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Albury

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Albury (ABX) will usually cost between $1366 to $2613 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1445. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3047. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1602 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1782 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to ABX flight.

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

LGA to ABX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to ABX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below 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 $293 (15%) 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 $1685. Return trip prices are from the ABX to LGA 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 LGA to ABX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 23 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 LGA to ABX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Canberra Airport (CBR) in Canberra

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from ABX
  • Usually 0.51% less expensive than ABX
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGA to CBR flights


Flight Hacking LGA to ABX

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 LGA to ABX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (LGA > SYD > ABX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1534
  • Average savings: $249 (13.95%)

See LGA to SYD flights

Hack #2: Melbourne (LGA > MEL > ABX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1626
  • Average savings: $156 (8.75%)

See LGA to MEL flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (LGA > SJC > ABX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1774
  • Average savings: $9 (0.48%)

See LGA to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, Delta, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10221 miles or 16449 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to ABX flight is about 19 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from LGA to ABX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGA
Origination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9

Return Airport

Destination code ABX
Destination airport name Albury Airport
City Albury
Country Australia
Latitude -36.1
Longitude 147


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