The cheapest times to fly from NJF to LGA are

  • January 15th to April 15th
  • October 8th to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)
  • December 17th to December 31st

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 NJF to LGA is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $3723 for Friday flights during early June, or as low as $1235 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Al Najaf (NJF) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1238 to $3454 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1238. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $3403. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2165 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1671 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NJF to LGA flight.

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

NJF to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NJF to LGA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Najaf. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1318 (31%) 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 $2047. Return trip prices are from the LGA to NJF 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 NJF 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 11 hour 53 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 NJF 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 19.69% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See NJF to JFK flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $979
  • Average savings: $693 (41.44%)

See NJF to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (NJF > IST > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1009
  • Average savings: $662 (39.62%)

See NJF to CPH flights

Hack #3: Beirut (NJF > BEY > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1191
  • Average savings: $481 (28.76%)

See NJF to BEY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Gulf Air, JetBlue, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Al Najaf International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6052 miles or 9740 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NJF to LGA flight is about 11 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Al Najaf and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from NJF to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeNJF
Origination airport nameAl Najaf International Airport
CityAl Najaf

Return Airport

Destination codeLGA
Destination airport nameLaGuardia Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States


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