The cheapest times to fly from LPB to PWM are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • August 13th to August 26th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 LPB to PWM is late January. Prices can be as high as $2944 for Thursday flights during mid July, or as low as $1091 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from La Paz (LPB) to Portland, ME (PWM) will usually cost between $1175 to $2360 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1338. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2699. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1362 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1651 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LPB to PWM flight.

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

LPB to PWM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LPB to PWM flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from La Paz. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PWM, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LPB. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Portland, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to La Paz. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $270 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1562. Return trip prices are from the PWM to LPB 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 LPB to PWM 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 28 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 LPB to PWM while comparing.

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

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 26.63% less expensive than PWM
  • 2-layover flights available

See LPB to BOS flights


Flight Hacking LPB to PWM

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 LPB to PWM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (LPB > MIA > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $930
  • Average savings: $721 (43.68%)

See LPB to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (LPB > FLL > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1015
  • Average savings: $636 (38.5%)

See LPB to MIA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LPB > JFK > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $617 (37.35%)

See LPB to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LPB to PWM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Jetport Airport to El Alto International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4158 miles or 6692 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LPB to PWM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LPB to PWM flight is about 8 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between La Paz and Portland, ME?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LPB
Origination airport name El Alto International Airport
City La Paz
Country Bolivia
Latitude -16.5
Longitude -68.2

Return Airport

Destination code PWM
Destination airport name Portland International Jetport Airport
City Portland, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -70.3


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