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The cheapest times to fly from LGA to FLL are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 FLL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $720 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $117 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $160 to $472 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 $146. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $304 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $231 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to FLL flight.

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

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LGA to FLL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to FLL 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 $0.13, which is far 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 $108 (34%) 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 $205. Return trip prices are from the FLL 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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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGA to FLL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 55 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 FLL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 7.58% less expensive than FLL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to PBI flights

Destination alternative #2: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 4.98% less expensive than FLL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to MIA flights

Destination alternative #3: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 2.60% less expensive than FLL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to RSW flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1078 miles or 1735 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to FLL flight is about 2 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Fort Lauderdale, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from LGA to FLL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLGA
Origination airport nameLaGuardia Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude40.8
Longitude-73.9

Return Airport

Destination codeFLL
Destination airport nameFort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
CityFort Lauderdale, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude26.1
Longitude-80.1

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LGA to FLL tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 43% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 9% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FLL heading for LGA about 34 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Lauderdale, FL is about 27 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 40 minutes late
  • JetBlue: 37 minutes late
  • Spirit: 22 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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