The cheapest times to fly from IGU to JFK are

  • January 22nd to April 1st (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 23rd to June 24th
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 IGU to JFK is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1836 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $651 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Iguacu Falls (IGU) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $679 to $1251 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $661. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1398. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $737 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $887 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IGU to JFK flight.

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

IGU to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IGU to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Foz do Iguaçu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Foz do Iguaçu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $58 (5%) 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 $889. Return trip prices are from the JFK to IGU 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 IGU 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 9 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Sao Paulo (IGU > GRU > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $869
  • Average savings: $19 (2.09%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, Azul, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, COPA, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Gol, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4740 miles or 7628 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IGU to JFK flight is about 9 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Iguacu Falls and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from IGU to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IGU
Origination airport name Cataratas International Airport
City Iguacu Falls
Country Brazil
Latitude -25.6
Longitude -54.5

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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