The cheapest times to fly from JFK to ITM are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 12th and March 19th)
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th, October 15th, and November 19th)

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 ITM is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2012 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $962 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Osaka

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Osaka (ITM) will usually cost between $964 to $1791 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $991. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1751. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $760 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1064 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to ITM flight.

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

JFK to ITM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to ITM flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. 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 $174 (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 $1090. Return trip prices are from the ITM to JFK 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 JFK to ITM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 24 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 JFK to ITM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from ITM
  • Usually 22.60% less expensive than ITM
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Chubu Centrair International Airport (NGO) in Nagoya

  • 78 miles (126 km) away from ITM
  • Usually 10.53% less expensive than ITM
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to NGO flights

Destination alternative #3: Kobe Airport (UKB) in Kobe Honshu Island

  • 16 miles (26 km) away from ITM
  • Usually 0.09% less expensive than ITM
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to UKB flights


Flight Hacking JFK to ITM

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 ITM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Pittsburgh, PA (JFK > PIT > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $90 (8.46%)

See JFK to PIT flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (JFK > LAS > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $976
  • Average savings: $88 (8.27%)

See JFK to LAS flights

Hack #3: Philadelphia, PA (JFK > PHL > ITM)

  • Price for both tickets: $994
  • Average savings: $70 (6.58%)

See JFK to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SWISS, THAI, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6903 miles or 11109 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to ITM flight is about 13 hour 24 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from JFK to ITM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JFK
Origination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8

Return Airport

Destination code ITM
Destination airport name Osaka International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.8
Longitude 135.4


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