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The cheapest times to fly from DRS to JFK are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the weeks of April 23rd and May 14th)
  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 DRS to JFK is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1064 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $407 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to New York

Flying from Dresden (DRS) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $460 to $978 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 $478. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $981. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $503 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $565 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRS to JFK flight.

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

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DRS to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DRS to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dresden. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into DRS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Dresden. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $141 (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 $596. Return trip prices are from the JFK to DRS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DRS to JFK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 13 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 DRS to JFK while comparing.

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

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 2.57% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRS to EWR flights

 

Flight Hacking DRS to JFK

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 DRS to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Amsterdam (DRS > AMS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $487
  • Average savings: $79 (13.89%)

See DRS to DUS flights

Hack #2: Dusseldorf (DRS > DUS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $8 (1.42%)

See DRS to AMS flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (DRS > FRA > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $560
  • Average savings: $5 (0.88%)

See DRS to FRA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air France, American, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4018 miles or 6466 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRS to JFK flight is about 8 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from DRS to JFK.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDRS
Origination airport nameDresden Airport
CityDresden
CountryGermany
Latitude51.1
Longitude13.8

Return Airport

Destination codeJFK
Destination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude40.6
Longitude-73.8

 

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