The cheapest times to fly from LGB to CLE are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 13th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 LGB to CLE is early December. Prices can be as high as $1529 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $292 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Cleveland

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Cleveland, OH (CLE) will usually cost between $319 to $833 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1134. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $806 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $430 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to CLE flight.

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

LGB to CLE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to CLE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $240 (38%) 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 $383. Return trip prices are from the CLE to LGB 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 LGB to CLE 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 39 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 LGB to CLE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from CLE
  • Usually 2.68% less expensive than CLE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to PIT flights

Destination alternative #2: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from CLE
  • Usually 0.35% less expensive than CLE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to CMH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGB to CLE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Macau, American, ANA, Asiana, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Hainan, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Southwest, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2038 miles or 3280 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGB to CLE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to CLE flight is about 4 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Cleveland, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 115 available flights from LGB to CLE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGB
Origination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

Return Airport

Destination code CLE
Destination airport name Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport
City Cleveland, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 41.4
Longitude -81.9


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