The cheapest times to fly from MAZ to LGA are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the week of August 27th)

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 MAZ to LGA is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1052 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $406 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Mayaguez, PR (MAZ) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $439 to $852 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $458. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $809. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $351 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $556 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAZ to LGA flight.

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

MAZ to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAZ to LGA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mayagüez. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $186 (26%) 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 $508. Return trip prices are from the LGA to MAZ 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 MAZ 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 3 hour 52 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 MAZ to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 11.96% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAZ to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 7.10% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAZ to JFK flights

Destination alternative #3: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 6.65% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAZ to BDL flights


Flight Hacking MAZ 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 MAZ to LGA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Juan, PR (MAZ > SJU > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $459
  • Average savings: $98 (17.54%)

See MAZ to SJU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Eugenio Maria de Hostos Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1606 miles or 2585 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAZ to LGA flight is about 3 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Mayaguez, PR and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from MAZ to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAZ
Origination airport name Eugenio Maria de Hostos Airport
City Mayaguez, PR
Country the United States
Latitude 18.3
Longitude -67.1

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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