The cheapest times to fly from LJU to LGA are

  • October 8th to April 8th (except the week of December 10th)

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 LJU to LGA is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1347 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $537 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Ljubljana (LJU) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $643 to $1216 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $605. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1243. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $638 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $714 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LJU to LGA flight.

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

LJU to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LJU to LGA flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Ljubljana. 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Ljubljana. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $86 (10%) 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 $744. Return trip prices are from the LGA to LJU 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 LJU to LGA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 33 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 LJU to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 11.42% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See LJU to JFK flights


Flight Hacking LJU to LGA

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 LJU to LGA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (LJU > CPH > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $507
  • Average savings: $207 (28.94%)

See LJU to AMS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (LJU > AMS > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $510
  • Average savings: $204 (28.52%)

See LJU to CPH flights

Hack #3: Brussels (LJU > BRU > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $575
  • Average savings: $139 (19.48%)

See LJU to BRU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LJU to LGA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Ljubljana Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4205 miles or 6767 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LJU to LGA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LJU to LGA flight is about 8 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Ljubljana and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from LJU to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LJU
Origination airport name Ljubljana Airport
City Ljubljana
Country Slovenia
Latitude 46.2
Longitude 14.5

Return Airport

Destination code LGA
Destination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9


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