The cheapest times to fly from LGA to AKL are

  • February 5th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 26th and April 2nd)
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • August 6th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 29th to December 9th (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 AKL is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $2407 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1203 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $1277 to $2014 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1274. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2063. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $789 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to AKL flight.

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

LGA to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to AKL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AKL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LGA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Auckland, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $256 (15%) 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 $1416. Return trip prices are from the AKL 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 AKL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGA to AKL

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 AKL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LGA > LAX > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1228
  • Average savings: $131 (9.61%)

See LGA to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (LGA > YVR > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1269
  • Average savings: $90 (6.59%)

See LGA to YVR flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (LGA > SFO > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1344
  • Average savings: $15 (1.07%)

See LGA to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Korean Air, LATAM, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8830 miles or 14210 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to AKL flight is about 16 hour 53 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from LGA to AKL.


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 AKL
Destination airport name Auckland International Airport
City Auckland
Country New Zealand
Latitude -37
Longitude 174.8


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