The cheapest times to fly from PTP to LGA are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 19th, and March 5th)
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 19th)

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 PTP to LGA is early September. Prices can be as high as $1841 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $526 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Pointe A Pitre (PTP) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $626 to $1184 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $642. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1056. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $415 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $806 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PTP to LGA flight.

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

PTP to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PTP to LGA flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Pointe-a-Pitre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PTP. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Pointe-a-Pitre. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $254 (23%) 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 $759. Return trip prices are from the LGA to PTP 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 PTP 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 4 hour 18 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 PTP 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 6.64% less expensive than LGA
  • Nonstop flights available

See PTP to JFK flights


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

Hack #1: Philipsburg (PTP > SXM > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $624
  • Average savings: $182 (22.59%)

See PTP to SJU flights

Hack #2: San Juan, PR (PTP > SJU > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $691
  • Average savings: $115 (14.28%)

See PTP to SXM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Antilles Express, Air Canada, Air France, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Le Raizet Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1847 miles or 2972 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PTP to LGA flight is about 4 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Pointe A Pitre and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from PTP to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePTP
Origination airport nameLe Raizet Airport
CityPointe A Pitre

Return Airport

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


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