The cheapest times to fly from LGA to MEX are

  • January 8th to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 12th, March 5th, March 26th, April 9th, and May 21st)
  • August 27th to October 21st

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 MEX is late January. Prices can be as high as $886 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $305 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Mexico City

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Mexico City (MEX) will usually cost between $306 to $558 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $307. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $716. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $410 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $347 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to MEX flight.

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

LGA to MEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to MEX 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 $0.1, 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 $116 (26%) 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 $335. Return trip prices are from the MEX 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 MEX 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 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Frontier, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2093 miles or 3368 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to MEX flight is about 4 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Mexico City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from LGA to MEX.


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 MEX
Destination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1


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