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AugustBest time to beat the crowds with an average 28% drop in price.

High season

DecemberMost popular time to fly with an average 15% increase in price.

Average price round-trip

$263(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal round-trip

$227or less

Good deal one-way

$148or less

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $148 or less one-way and $227 or less round-trip.
  • The cheapest flight from Los Angeles to New York LaGuardia Airport was found 56 days before departure, on average.
  • Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is August.
  • Morning departure is around 18% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top airlines flying Los Angeles to New York LaGuardia

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

7.2
American Airlines
Overall score based on 45,497 reviews
7.5
Boarding
7.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
6.9
Entertainment
6.7
Food
Airline reviews

Pros: "I love the inflight entertainment"

Cons: "Long security line. Long wait to the gate after landing at LGA. Snack options are very poor."

Pros: "Seat extremely comfortable."
Cons: "We sat waiting a few minutes after everyone was onboard."

Cons: "Use another airline"

Pros: "M"

Pros: "The seat wasn’t very comfortable"

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "Yes"

Cons: "On time departure. Meal service."

Pros: "Everything. The entertainment was ok. I think a movie would be better than the shows"
Cons: "if I would’ve been in first :)"

Pros: "Horrible staff at LAX boarding gate. Been treated horribly by incompetent and rude AA staff."
Cons: "Hire only friendly people for this type of job. Hire people knows basic math. Train their well on how to communicate with people."

Pros: "Comfortable"
Cons: "I was in 10C a So I was able to hear a disgruntled AA employee. Just like office politics. But up in the air. I didn’t need to hear"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Landing, temperature, passengers"

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "Everything was cancelled or delayed, missed connection are very common."

Pros: "pilot was great and you could hear him!"
Cons: "SOME kind of FREE food"

Cons: "Seamless."

Pros: "Good first. Class seat"
Cons: "Lotsa turbulence, very hard to sleep"

Pros: "many movies"

Pros: "Greets you nicely, on time, caring staffs"

Cons: "Constant delays, wrongful promises of when/how long delays would take"

Pros: "Straight to the point,easy,and convenient"
Cons: "Nothing yet"

Cons: "Even though we pay exorbinant prices: The poorest selection of non-meat vegetarian food."

Pros: "Wi-Fi was adequate"
Cons: "I paid extra for a better seat, but it still felt cramped. The tray was crooked and I had no priority boarding."

Pros: "Easy check in and Boarding"

Cons: "There was no entertainment at all, and pretzels are gross"

Cons: "Poor food choices for vegetarians"

Pros: "Everything"
Cons: "None"

Cons: "Had to buy another ticket"

Pros: "They made a long trip comfortable with an excellent attitude."

Pros: "There are three meals during the trip."
Cons: "Not at this time."

Pros: "Comfortable and on time"

Cons: "The breakfast was not very good. I would have liked more fruit and maybe a real regular muffin."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "It wasn't Cathy Pacific operation."

Cons: "served snacks without drinks or at least water"

Cons: "The breakfast, no hot meal just sugary food."

Pros: "NA"
Cons: "NA"

Pros: "Everything"

Pros: "movie."
Cons: "a little loud in the cabin."

Pros: "It didn't take long for anything."

Pros: "Everyone was friendly"
Cons: "Very tight fit."

Pros: "The A321-S was a pretty good aircraft. Nicely updated interior. Staff were young & professional. Everyone was happy, efficient and professional. It was nice to see the Captain smile and say goodbye to ALL the passengers. Well done AA!"

Pros: "On time take off"

Pros: "Everything was timely, courteous & pleasant. The aircraft was very clean."

Pros: "Great entertainment system at each seat"

Cons: "Food was nasty and they didn't have a non dairy option"

Pros: "The handed out the customs forms just before landing because they were too busy chatting. I had to fill up the form during landing and got dizzy. During the fligh I asked for water and the stewardess forgot about it."

Pros: "everything ran like clockwork"

Pros: "they would not let me up grade and there was plenty of room to upgrade"
Cons: "I am handicap and was not given a upgrade"

Pros: "WHAT FOOD.,,,,,,.AA DOSE NOT FEE US OR HAVE ANY ENTERTAINMENT,"
Cons: "NOTHING AA IS JUST AS BAD AS FIJI AIRWAYS"

Cons: "Taking away headphones 40 mins prior to landing is ridiculous. AA needs to abandon Bose or figure out a better way."

Pros: "Clean, fast, efficient!"

Pros: "The spirit employees were very helpful when I checked in"

Cons: "Only book two people per side"

Cons: "That’s everyone should keep their mask on"

Pros: "Noooooo"
Cons: "The check in staff. Had No sympathy that I had to leave my things because I was not charged the 1st time I went. But I. The way back u was getting charged I had the same bags as the 1st flight. Then 1 of my kids mask broke and I had no card mask should be giving out if a person is not weak g one. I am very unhappy with spirit"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Overcharge people for luggage."

Pros: "Of how simple it was"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Outstanding service"
Cons: "No complaints"

Cons: "It will be much more better if possible to add some refreshment snacks with simple drinks"

Pros: "Prices"

Pros: "Wow-upgraded for $15-it was like flying in first class!"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Baggage charge was not as depicted as it was on your Website."

Pros: "Nothing!"
Cons: "Read above for a detailed description."

Pros: "Everything was just what I expected. Thanks!"

Cons: "We were made to wait for boarding due to overbooking and we had booked months in advance"

Pros: "Will NEVER book with Spirit"
Cons: "Soooooo uncomfortable"

Cons: "Classic bait and switch scam. This company should be shut down by the US attorney general"

Pros: "The plane took off and landed safely"
Cons: "The seating was crunched and left me filling crushed."

Pros: "Went for the better seating. Glad I did. It was a pleasant surprise"

Pros: "What did I like? Nothing."
Cons: "What didn't I like? Everything"

Pros: "boarding as quick and efficient"
Cons: "they gave us a menu and when we ordered they di not have what we ordered. Mind you their were 3 of us and everything we ordered they didn't have."

Cons: "Small space, lots of delays and horrible service"

Cons: "Charged $55 for carrying on a (14 in x . 15 in x 5 in) soft material shoulder bag. Usually used for my laptop, but not on this trip. Not charged on the DTW to LGA segment but charged on the LGA to DTW segment. I have never encountered such a charge for this bag ever."

Cons: "Added fees"

Cons: "Alaska would've been a much better and more economical choice. Had no idea Spirit charges for bags until after I bought the ticket through Khyak. They might've said something! Also, Alaska has free carryons, diet cokes and peanuts. Spirit won't be around long."

Cons: "no food"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Small space. Attendant was rude."

Pros: "the service"
Cons: "the only problem i had was the delay."

Cons: "Flights delayed multiple times both ways."

Cons: "Nothing nice to say"

Cons: "Luggage cost put complete ticket price higher than competitors in which first luggage is free. Also competitor includes complimentary snack and/or beverage"

Cons: "Counter service"

Pros: "Delayed - No reason given"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Complete incompetence"

Pros: "Every was great in general"
Cons: "Baggage fee is ridiculous high"

Pros: "Nufin"
Cons: "Everythang."

Cons: "The delays were confusing and I froze all night on the plane."

Pros: "Funny instructions while talking about safety and rules on the plane"
Cons: "Pilots were over half hour late"

Pros: "They treated me with extra respect and kindness because I was military."
Cons: "Nothing was to my disliking."

Pros: "It was cheap."
Cons: "Pilot did not land the plane on the first try. Did not go on the intercom to explain himself either. Terrifying."

Pros: "All was great but the extra large seat did not recline?"

Cons: "Wait too long"

Pros: "Getting out of the plane"
Cons: "All of the above"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Easy to board no delay and easy to get out"
Cons: "Seating is a little uncomfortable just like any other air line"

Cons: "Too many fees"

Cons: "Faster~~~~~!"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Price"
Cons: "They lost my luggage"

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