The cheapest times to fly from CAN to JFK are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • October 1st to December 31st (except the weeks of December 3rd and December 10th)

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 CAN to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1281 for Monday flights during mid August, or as low as $499 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Guangzhou (CAN) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $514 to $1126 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 $538. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1160. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $622 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $699 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAN to JFK flight.

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

CAN to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAN to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Guangzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Guangzhou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $72 (9%) 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 $723. Return trip prices are from the JFK to CAN 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 CAN to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 22 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAN to JFK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, SWISS, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Baiyun International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7988 miles or 12855 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAN to JFK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAN to JFK flight is about 15 hour 22 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from CAN to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAN
Origination airport name Baiyun International Airport
City Guangzhou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 113.3

Return Airport

Destination code JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


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