The cheapest times to fly from LGA to PAD are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 PAD is late January. Prices can be as high as $2013 for Friday flights during late May, or as low as $623 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Paderborn

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Paderborn (PAD) will usually cost between $628 to $1643 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 $672. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $1571. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $899 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $830 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to PAD flight.

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

LGA to PAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to PAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Paderborn, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $183 (17%) 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 $865. Return trip prices are from the PAD 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 PAD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 49 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 PAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PAD
  • Usually 22.47% less expensive than PAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to FRA flights

Destination alternative #2: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from PAD
  • Usually 1.45% less expensive than PAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to DUS flights


Flight Hacking LGA to PAD

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 PAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Palma Mallorca (LGA > PMI > PAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $731
  • Average savings: $99 (11.93%)

See LGA to PMI flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (LGA > FRA > PAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $796
  • Average savings: $34 (4.1%)

See LGA to FRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, JetBlue, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3800 miles or 6115 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to PAD flight is about 7 hour 49 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from LGA to PAD.


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 PAD
Destination airport name Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport
City Paderborn
Country Germany
Latitude 51.6
Longitude 8.6


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