The cheapest times to fly from MUB to LGA are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MUB to LGA is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $3793 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1331 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Maun (MUB) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1354 to $3366 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1472. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $3002. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1530 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2137 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MUB to LGA flight.

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

MUB to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MUB to LGA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Maun. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is 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 to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Maun. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $581 (23%) 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 $1845. Return trip prices are from the LGA to MUB 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 MUB 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 14 hour 27 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 MUB 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 41.09% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MUB to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 23.63% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See MUB to EWR flights


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

Hack #1: Johannesburg (MUB > JNB > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1303
  • Average savings: $835 (39.05%)

See MUB to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (MUB > IAD > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1572
  • Average savings: $566 (26.46%)

See MUB to JNB flights

Hack #3: Cape Town (MUB > CPT > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1701
  • Average savings: $436 (20.4%)

See MUB to CPT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Qatar Airways, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7480 miles or 12038 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MUB to LGA flight is about 14 hour 27 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from MUB to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MUB
Origination airport name Maun Airport
City Maun
Country Botswana
Latitude -20
Longitude 23.4

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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