The cheapest times to fly from DUS to JFK are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of March 5th and March 19th)
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 DUS to JFK is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1000 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $410 for Monday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Dusseldorf (DUS) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $419 to $778 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $423. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $868. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $445 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $461 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DUS to JFK flight.

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

DUS to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DUS to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Düsseldorf. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $60 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $492. Return trip prices are from the JFK to DUS 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 DUS to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 43 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from DUS to JFK while comparing.

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

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 5.86% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DUS to EWR flights


Flight Hacking DUS 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 DUS to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (DUS > CPH > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $421
  • Average savings: $41 (8.79%)

See DUS to MAD flights

Hack #2: Madrid (DUS > MAD > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $450
  • Average savings: $12 (2.49%)

See DUS to CPH flights

Hack #3: Paris (DUS > CDG > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $456
  • Average savings: $5 (1.08%)

See DUS to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 34 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, CSA, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3738 miles or 6016 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DUS to JFK flight is about 7 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 95 available flights from DUS to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DUS
Origination airport name Duesseldorf Airport
City Dusseldorf
Country Germany
Latitude 51.3
Longitude 6.8

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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