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The cheapest times to fly from LGA to CHS are

  • July 30th to November 18th (except the week of August 6th)
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 CHS is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $422 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $132 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Charleston

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Charleston, SC (CHS) will usually cost between $138 to $313 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $154. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $268. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $114 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $184 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to CHS flight.

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

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LGA to CHS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to CHS 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 $0.18, 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 $110 (41%) 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 $159. Return trip prices are from the CHS to LGA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGA to CHS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LGA to CHS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from CHS
  • Usually 1.09% less expensive than CHS
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to SAV flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charleston AFB/International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 642 miles or 1033 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to CHS flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Charleston, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from LGA to CHS.

 

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 CHS
Destination airport name Charleston AFB/International Airport
City Charleston, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -80

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LGA to CHS 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 14% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CHS heading for LGA about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charleston, SC is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 16 minutes late
  • Republic: 3 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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