The cheapest times to fly from ZUH to LGA are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 ZUH to LGA is early November. Prices can be as high as $2664 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1105 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Zhuhai (ZUH) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $1118 to $2176 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 $1206. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1162 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1534 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZUH to LGA flight.

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

ZUH to LGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZUH to LGA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Zhuhai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ZUH. Saturdays 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 $284 (13%) 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 $1450. Return trip prices are from the LGA to ZUH 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 ZUH 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 31 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 ZUH 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 26.17% less expensive than LGA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZUH to JFK flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ZUH > LAX > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1052
  • Average savings: $482 (31.42%)

See ZUH to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (ZUH > PVG > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1083
  • Average savings: $451 (29.4%)

See ZUH to LAX flights

Hack #3: Nanchang (ZUH > KHN > LGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1203
  • Average savings: $332 (21.61%)

See ZUH to KHN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JetBlue, Shenzhen, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8072 miles or 12991 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZUH to LGA flight is about 15 hour 31 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from ZUH to LGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZUH
Origination airport name Jinwan Airport
City Zhuhai
Country China
Latitude 22
Longitude 113.4

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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