The cheapest times to fly from LGA to MTR are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • March 5th to April 1st
  • June 4th to June 24th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MTR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1921 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $584 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Montería

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Monteria (MTR) will usually cost between $655 to $1184 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 $627. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1570. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $943 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $892 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to MTR flight.

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

LGA to MTR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to MTR flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MTR, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LGA. 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 $163 (13%) 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 $846. Return trip prices are from the MTR 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 MTR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 58 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 MTR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafael Nunez Airport (CTG) in Cartagena

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from MTR
  • Usually 39.57% less expensive than MTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to CTG flights


Flight Hacking LGA to MTR

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 MTR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Medellin (LGA > MDE > MTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $610
  • Average savings: $282 (31.61%)

See LGA to MDE flights

Hack #2: Cartagena (LGA > CTG > MTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $659
  • Average savings: $233 (26.12%)

See LGA to CTG flights

Hack #3: Bogota (LGA > BOG > MTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $715
  • Average savings: $178 (19.9%)

See LGA to BOG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Garzones Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2211 miles or 3558 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to MTR flight is about 4 hour 58 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LGA to MTR.


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 MTR
Destination airport name Los Garzones Airport
City Monteria
Country Colombia
Latitude 8.8
Longitude -75.8


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