The cheapest times to fly from OWB to LGA are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • early to mid July
  • September 3rd to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)

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 OWB to LGA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $652 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $324 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Owensboro, KY (OWB) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $324 to $531 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $324. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $465. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $328 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OWB to LGA flight.

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

OWB to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OWB to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Owensboro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, 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 $79 (19%) 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 $335. Return trip prices are from the LGA to OWB 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 OWB to LGA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: St. Louis, MO (OWB > STL > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $266
  • Average savings: $62 (18.93%)

See OWB to STL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Owensboro Daviess County Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 741 miles or 1193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OWB to LGA flight is about 2 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Owensboro, KY and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from OWB to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeOWB
Origination airport nameOwensboro Daviess County Regional Airport
CityOwensboro, KY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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