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The cheapest times to fly from LGB to FWA are

  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 24th to February 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 FWA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1468 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $358 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $382 to $896 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $453. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $883. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $430 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $613 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to FWA flight.

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

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LGB to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to FWA 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 $0.2, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Wayne, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Long Beach. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $258 (35%) 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 $480. Return trip prices are from the FWA to LGB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGB to FWA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 20 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 FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 28.38% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to DTW flights

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

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 30.18% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to CMH flights

Destination alternative #3: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 25.94% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to IND flights

Destination alternative #4: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 21.04% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to CVG flights

Destination alternative #5: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 13.78% less expensive than FWA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGB to AZO flights

Destination alternative #6: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 15.25% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to MDW flights

 

Flight Hacking LGB to FWA

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 FWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (LGB > ORD > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $68 (11.01%)

See LGB to ORD flights

Hack #2: Salt Lake City, UT (LGB > SLC > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $28 (4.49%)

See LGB to SLC flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (LGB > LAS > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $26 (4.24%)

See LGB to LAS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Wayne International Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1863 miles or 2998 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to FWA flight is about 4 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from LGB to FWA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeLGB
Origination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.8
Longitude-118.2

Return Airport

Destination codeFWA
Destination airport nameFort Wayne International Airport
CityFort Wayne, IN
Countrythe United States
Latitude41
Longitude-85.2

 

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