The cheapest times to fly from LGA to GDL are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 20th to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)

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 GDL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1401 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $349 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Guadalajara

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Guadalajara (GDL) will usually cost between $424 to $605 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $410. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $716. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $306 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $449 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to GDL flight.

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

LGA to GDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to GDL 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 $43 (9%) 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 $454. Return trip prices are from the GDL 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 GDL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 59 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 GDL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jesus Teran International Airport (AGU) in Aguascalientes

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from GDL
  • Usually 4.35% less expensive than GDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to AGU flights


Flight Hacking LGA to GDL

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 GDL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (LGA > MEX > GDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $429
  • Average savings: $20 (4.35%)

See LGA to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2221 miles or 3574 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to GDL flight is about 4 hour 59 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from LGA to GDL.


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 GDL
Destination airport name Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport
City Guadalajara
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.5
Longitude -103.3


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