The cheapest times to fly from LGA to ALC are

  • January 22nd to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 ALC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1909 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $469 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Alicante

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Alicante (ALC) will usually cost between $475 to $809 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $475. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $900. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $425 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $517 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to ALC flight.

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

LGA to ALC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to ALC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ALC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LGA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Alicante, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $120 (17%) 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 $540. Return trip prices are from the ALC 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 ALC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGA to ALC

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 ALC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (LGA > MAD > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $391
  • Average savings: $127 (24.47%)

See LGA to MAD flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (LGA > BCN > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $452
  • Average savings: $65 (12.57%)

See LGA to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (LGA > LGW > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $459
  • Average savings: $58 (11.22%)

See LGA to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Alicante Elche Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3791 miles or 6101 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to ALC flight is about 7 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from LGA to ALC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeALC
Destination airport nameAlicante Elche Airport


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