The cheapest times to fly from LGB to ACK are

  • January 1st to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • July 16th 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 LGB to ACK is early September. Prices can be as high as $1404 for Sunday flights during early June, or as low as $309 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Nantucket

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Nantucket, MA (ACK) will usually cost between $460 to $1315 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 $451. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $1305. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $854 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $827 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to ACK flight.

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

LGB to ACK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to ACK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. 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 $151 (16%) 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 $787. Return trip prices are from the ACK 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 ACK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 45 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 ACK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from ACK
  • Usually 52.93% less expensive than ACK
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGB to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from ACK
  • Usually 31.28% less expensive than ACK
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to BDL flights

Destination alternative #3: Theodore Francis Green State Airport (PVD) in Providence, RI

  • 78 miles (126 km) away from ACK
  • Usually 31.09% less expensive than ACK
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGB to PVD flights

Destination alternative #4: Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, NH

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from ACK
  • Usually 27.28% less expensive than ACK
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGB to MHT flights

Destination alternative #5: Provincetown Municipal Airport (PVC) in Provincetown, MA

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from ACK
  • Usually 10.22% less expensive than ACK
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to PVC flights


Flight Hacking LGB to ACK

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 LGB to ACK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LGB > BOS > ACK)

  • Price for both tickets: $806
  • Average savings: $21 (2.48%)

See LGB to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nantucket Memorial Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2650 miles or 4265 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to ACK flight is about 5 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Nantucket, MA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from LGB to ACK.


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 ACK
Destination airport name Nantucket Memorial Airport
City Nantucket, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -70.1


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