The cheapest times to fly from LGB to SAT are
- August 6th to November 18th
- December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of December 17th)
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 SAT is late September. Prices can be as high as $715 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $234 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to San Antonio
Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to San Antonio, TX (SAT) will usually cost between $234 to $555 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $253. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $473. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $220 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $319 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to SAT flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGB to SAT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGB to SAT 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 $0.17, 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 $199 (43%) 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 $263. Return trip prices are from the SAT to LGB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LGB to SAT 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 8 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 SAT while comparing.
- 66 miles (106 km) away from SAT
- Usually 9.25% less expensive than SAT
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LGB to SAT? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Antonio International Airport to Long Beach Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1192 miles or 1918 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGB to SAT?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to SAT flight is about 3 hour 8 minutes.
How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and San Antonio, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from LGB to SAT.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Long Beach Airport|
|City||Long Beach, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||San Antonio International Airport|
|City||San Antonio, TX|
|Country||the United States|
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