The cheapest times to fly from LGA to YFB are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • March 12th to April 22nd (except the weeks of March 19th and April 9th)
  • May 28th to July 15th (except the weeks of June 4th and June 25th)
  • August 27th to October 7th

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 YFB is early September. Prices can be as high as $2073 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $1433 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Iqaluit

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Iqaluit (YFB) will usually cost between $1453 to $1814 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1486. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1721. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $235 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1600 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to YFB flight.

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

LGA to YFB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to YFB 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 $0.62, which is above 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 $310 (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 $1485. Return trip prices are from the YFB 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 YFB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGA to YFB

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 YFB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Ottawa (LGA > YOW > YFB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1506
  • Average savings: $94 (5.88%)

See LGA to YOW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Canadian North, First Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1602 miles or 2578 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to YFB flight is about 3 hour 52 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from LGA to YFB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeYFB
Destination airport nameIqaluit Airport


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