The cheapest times to fly from LGA to FNA are

  • January 15th to May 6th (except the week of March 19th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 FNA is early March. Prices can be as high as $3723 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $998 for Sunday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Freetown

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Freetown (FNA) will usually cost between $1000 to $1949 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $1005. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1988. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $983 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1148 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to FNA flight.

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

LGA to FNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to FNA 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FNA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LGA. Saturdays 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 $347 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1242. Return trip prices are from the FNA 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 FNA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 44 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 FNA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Conakry Airport (CKY) in Conakry

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from FNA
  • Usually 24.09% less expensive than FNA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGA to CKY flights


Flight Hacking LGA to FNA

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 FNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (LGA > CDG > FNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1143
  • Average savings: $6 (0.48%)

See LGA to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Freetown Lungi Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4305 miles or 6928 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to FNA flight is about 8 hour 44 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from LGA to FNA.


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 FNA
Destination airport name Freetown Lungi Airport
City Freetown
Country Sierra Leone
Latitude 8.6
Longitude -13.2


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