The cheapest times to fly from PPN to ABE are

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 13th (except the weeks of April 16th and April 30th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to July 15th

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 PPN to ABE is late January. Prices can be as high as $3470 for Friday flights during late March, or as low as $651 for Sunday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Allentown

Flying from Popayan (PPN) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA (ABE) will usually cost between $741 to $1835 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $723. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $2856. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2133 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1051 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PPN to ABE flight.

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

PPN to ABE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PPN to ABE flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Popayán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ABE, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PPN. 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 $280 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1108. Return trip prices are from the ABE to PPN 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 PPN to ABE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 44 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 PPN to ABE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 19.79% less expensive than ABE
  • 1-layover flights available

See PPN to JFK flights

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

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from ABE
  • Usually 17.70% less expensive than ABE
  • 1-layover flights available

See PPN to EWR flights


Flight Hacking PPN to ABE

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 PPN to ABE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (PPN > BOG > ABE)

  • Price for both tickets: $789
  • Average savings: $263 (24.98%)

See PPN to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (PPN > FLL > ABE)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $181 (17.22%)

See PPN to BOG flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (PPN > MIA > ABE)

  • Price for both tickets: $903
  • Average savings: $149 (14.13%)

See PPN to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PPN to ABE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Lehigh Valley International Airport to Machangara Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2640 miles or 4249 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PPN to ABE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PPN to ABE flight is about 5 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Popayan and Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from PPN to ABE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePPN
Origination airport nameMachangara Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeABE
Destination airport nameLehigh Valley International Airport
CityAllentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA
Countrythe United States


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