The cheapest times to fly from LGA to MBA are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • September 3rd to November 25th

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 MBA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $4949 for Wednesday flights during late December, or as low as $958 for Thursday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Mombasa

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Mombasa (MBA) will usually cost between $1253 to $1760 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1247. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2481. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1234 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1540 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to MBA flight.

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

LGA to MBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to MBA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more 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

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MBA, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into LGA. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mombasa, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $409 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1425. Return trip prices are from the MBA 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 MBA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGA to MBA

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 MBA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (LGA > NBO > MBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $856
  • Average savings: $685 (44.45%)

See LGA to NBO flights

Hack #2: Milan (LGA > MXP > MBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1060
  • Average savings: $481 (31.2%)

See LGA to MXP flights

Hack #3: Kigali (LGA > KGL > MBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1086
  • Average savings: $454 (29.48%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mombasa Moi International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7619 miles or 12262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to MBA flight is about 14 hour 42 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from LGA to MBA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeMBA
Destination airport nameMombasa Moi International Airport


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