The cheapest times to fly from LGA to PSE are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 27th to November 18th

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 PSE is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1031 for Sunday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $301 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Ponce

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Ponce, PR (PSE) will usually cost between $376 to $834 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 $385. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $860. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $475 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $488 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to PSE flight.

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

LGA to PSE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to PSE flight is much 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 $0.19, which is 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 $122 (21%) 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 $455. Return trip prices are from the PSE 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 PSE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 55 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 PSE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU) in San Juan, PR

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 23.77% less expensive than PSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to SJU flights

Destination alternative #2: Rafael Hernandez Airport (BQN) in Aguadilla, PR

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 17.83% less expensive than PSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to BQN flights

Destination alternative #3: Cyril E King Airport (STT) in Charlotte Amalie, VI

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 13.52% less expensive than PSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to STT flights

Destination alternative #4: Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Punta Cana

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 12.09% less expensive than PSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to PUJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: JetBlue, Silver Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mercedita Airport to LaGuardia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1632 miles or 2626 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to PSE flight is about 3 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Ponce, PR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from LGA to PSE.


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 PSE
Destination airport name Mercedita Airport
City Ponce, PR
Country the United States
Latitude 18
Longitude -66.6


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