The cheapest times to fly from PHX to JFK are
- January 1st to April 1st (except the weeks of March 5th and March 12th)
- April 16th to May 6th
- August 13th to September 30th (except the week of August 27th)
- October 15th to November 18th
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 PHX to JFK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1036 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $237 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $238 to $424 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $238. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $567. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $328 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $275 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PHX to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. Sundays 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 $63 (18%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $274. Return trip prices are from the JFK to PHX 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 PHX to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 51 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PHX to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2148 miles or 3457 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PHX to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to JFK flight is about 4 hour 51 minutes.
How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from PHX to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PHX to JFK tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 20% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JFK heading for PHX about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 4 minutes late
- American: 10 minutes late
- JetBlue: 35 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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