The cheapest times to fly from PVD to LGA are

  • August 13th to March 11th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 PVD to LGA is early November. Prices can be as high as $1174 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $182 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Providence, RI (PVD) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $185 to $496 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $246. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $567. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $321 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $298 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVD to LGA flight.

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

PVD to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVD to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Providence. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.3, which is above 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 $157 (37%) 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 $261. Return trip prices are from the LGA to PVD 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 PVD 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 1 hour 14 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 PVD to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 24.83% less expensive than LGA
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVD to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 10.23% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVD to AVP flights

Destination alternative #3: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 8.39% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVD to ABE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Theodore Francis Green State Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 143 miles or 230 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVD to LGA flight is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Providence, RI and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from PVD to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PVD
Origination airport name Theodore Francis Green State Airport
City Providence, RI
Country the United States
Latitude 41.7
Longitude -71.4

Return Airport

Destination code LGA
Destination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9


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