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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to LGB are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 PHX to LGB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $740 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $167 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $197 to $346 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $419. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $217 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $227 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to LGB flight.

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

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PHX to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to LGB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $95 (31%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $212. Return trip prices are from the LGB to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to LGB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 37 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PHX to LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 26.93% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 14.79% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to BUR flights

Destination alternative #3: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 13.47% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to ONT flights

Destination alternative #4: Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Palm Springs, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 7.51% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to PSP flights

Destination alternative #5: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 5.74% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to SAN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to LGB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 354 miles or 570 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to LGB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to LGB flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from PHX to LGB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code LGB
Destination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to LGB tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 16% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LGB heading for PHX about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Long Beach, CA is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 17 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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