The cheapest times to fly from LUG to LAS are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 26th)
  • April 30th to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 LUG to LAS is early November. Prices can be as high as $1401 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $536 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Las Vegas

Flying from Lugano (LUG) to Las Vegas, NV (LAS) will usually cost between $595 to $1129 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $640. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1250. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $610 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $757 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LUG to LAS flight.

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

LUG to LAS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LUG to LAS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lugano. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAS, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LUG. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Las Vegas, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Lugano. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $162 (15%) 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 $740. Return trip prices are from the LAS to LUG 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 LUG to LAS 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 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LUG to LAS

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 LUG to LAS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Zurich (LUG > ZRH > LAS)

  • Price for both tickets: $718
  • Average savings: $40 (5.22%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LUG to LAS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from McCarran International Airport to Lugano Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5784 miles or 9308 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LUG to LAS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LUG to LAS flight is about 11 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Lugano and Las Vegas, NV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LUG to LAS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LUG
Origination airport name Lugano Airport
City Lugano
Country Switzerland
Latitude 46
Longitude 8.9

Return Airport

Destination code LAS
Destination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2


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