The cheapest times to fly from JFK to ALC are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 23rd to May 13th
- August 27th 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 JFK to ALC is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1031 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $339 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.
When to Fly to Alicante
Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Alicante (ALC) will usually cost between $366 to $743 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $398. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $854. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $456 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $481 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to ALC flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to ALC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JFK to ALC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ALC, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Alicante, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (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 $494. Return trip prices are from the ALC to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JFK to ALC 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 Hacking JFK to ALC
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 JFK to ALC — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $376
- Average savings: $105 (21.85%)
- Price for both tickets: $416
- Average savings: $65 (13.53%)
- Price for both tickets: $431
- Average savings: $50 (10.3%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JFK to ALC? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Alicante Elche Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3790 miles or 6099 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JFK to ALC?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to ALC flight is about 7 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and Alicante?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from JFK to ALC.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Alicante Elche Airport|
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