The cheapest times to fly from SAT to JFK are
- January 1st to March 4th
- April 30th to May 13th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of 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 SAT to JFK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $880 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $210 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from San Antonio, TX (SAT) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $217 to $418 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $217. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $180 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $227 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAT to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SAT to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SAT to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Antonio. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $109 (33%) 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 $221. Return trip prices are from the JFK to SAT 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 SAT to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SAT to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to San Antonio International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1585 miles or 2551 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SAT to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAT to JFK flight is about 3 hour 50 minutes.
How many flights go between San Antonio, TX and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from SAT to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Antonio International Airport|
|City||San Antonio, TX|
|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 SAT to JFK tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JFK heading for SAT about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 1 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 13 minutes late
- American: 7 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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