The cheapest times to fly from LIS to LGB are

  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and 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 LIS to LGB is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2385 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $641 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Lisbon (LIS) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $684 to $1448 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $710. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1473. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $763 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1047 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIS to LGB flight.

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

LIS to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIS to LGB flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lisbon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Saturdays 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 $215 (18%) 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 $943. Return trip prices are from the LGB to LIS 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 LIS to LGB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 11 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 LIS to LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 43.74% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See LIS to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 40.16% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See LIS to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 5.21% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See LIS to BUR flights


Flight Hacking LIS to LGB

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 LIS to LGB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (LIS > ARN > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $595
  • Average savings: $452 (43.17%)

See LIS to OSL flights

Hack #2: Oslo (LIS > OSL > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $610
  • Average savings: $438 (41.79%)

See LIS to ARN flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (LIS > CPH > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $426 (40.64%)

See LIS to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Lisboa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5671 miles or 9127 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIS to LGB flight is about 11 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Lisbon and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from LIS to LGB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIS
Origination airport name Lisboa Airport
City Lisbon
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -9.1

Return Airport

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


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