The cheapest times to fly from FOR to JFK are

  • January 29th to February 18th
  • March 5th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of August 27th, October 1st, and October 8th)

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 FOR to JFK is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1769 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $448 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Fortaleza (FOR) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $493 to $1052 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $505. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1118. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $613 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $647 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FOR to JFK flight.

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

FOR to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FOR to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fortaleza. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FOR. Thursdays 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 $62 (6%) 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 $663. Return trip prices are from the JFK to FOR 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 FOR 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 7 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Europa, Air France, American, Avianca, Azul, Caribbean Airlines, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3790 miles or 6099 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FOR to JFK flight is about 7 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from FOR to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FOR
Origination airport name Pinto Martins International Airport
City Fortaleza
Country Brazil
Latitude -3.8
Longitude -38.5

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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