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The cheapest times to fly from PNS to LGB are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 PNS to LGB is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1027 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $340 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Pensacola, FL (PNS) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $386 to $838 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $470. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $764. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $294 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $603 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PNS to LGB flight.

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

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PNS to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PNS to LGB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Pensacola. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, 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 $244 (33%) 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 $499. Return trip prices are from the LGB to PNS 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 PNS to LGB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 15 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 PNS to LGB while comparing.

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

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 33.67% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to LAX flights

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

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 30.68% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to BUR flights

Destination alternative #3: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 27.45% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to SNA flights

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

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 28.28% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to PSP flights

Destination alternative #5: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 27.11% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to ONT flights

Destination alternative #6: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 24.96% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PNS to SAN flights

 

Flight Hacking PNS to LGB

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 PNS to LGB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (PNS > LAS > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $57 (9.45%)

See PNS to LAS flights

Hack #2: Austin, TX (PNS > AUS > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $552
  • Average savings: $51 (8.46%)

See PNS to AUS flights

Hack #3: San Antonio, TX (PNS > SAT > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $589
  • Average savings: $15 (2.4%)

See PNS to SAT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Pensacola International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1819 miles or 2927 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PNS to LGB flight is about 4 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Pensacola, FL and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from PNS to LGB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePNS
Origination airport namePensacola International Airport
CityPensacola, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude30.5
Longitude-87.2

Return Airport

Destination codeLGB
Destination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.8
Longitude-118.2

 

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