The cheapest times to fly from VGA to LGA are

  • July 16th to February 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and January 1st)

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 VGA to LGA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $5345 for Monday flights during early to mid February, or as low as $1527 for Friday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Vijayawada (VGA) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1696 to $5059 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1648. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid February, with an average price of $5126. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3478 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3945 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VGA to LGA flight.

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

VGA to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VGA to LGA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Vijayawada. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into VGA. Mondays 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 $507 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3840. Return trip prices are from the LGA to VGA 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 VGA to LGA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 40 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 VGA to LGA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 71.96% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See VGA to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 71.71% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See VGA to JFK flights

Destination alternative #3: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 57.84% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See VGA to PHL flights

Destination alternative #4: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from LGA
  • Usually 41.69% less expensive than LGA
  • 2-layover flights available

See VGA to ABE flights


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

Hack #1: Bangalore (VGA > BLR > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1112
  • Average savings: $2833 (71.82%)

See VGA to BOM flights

Hack #2: Mumbai (VGA > BOM > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1117
  • Average savings: $2828 (71.69%)

See VGA to BLR flights

Hack #3: Delhi (VGA > DEL > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1143
  • Average savings: $2802 (71.04%)

See VGA to DEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Vijayawada Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8155 miles or 13124 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VGA to LGA flight is about 15 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Vijayawada and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from VGA to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VGA
Origination airport name Vijayawada Airport
City Vijayawada
Country India
Latitude 16.5
Longitude 80.8

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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