The cheapest times to fly from SLA to JFK are

  • January 29th to April 1st (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the week of September 10th)

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 SLA to JFK is late September. Prices can be as high as $2135 for Tuesday flights during early January, or as low as $835 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Salta (SLA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $873 to $1441 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $892. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1587. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $695 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $998 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLA to JFK flight.

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

SLA to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLA to JFK flight is priced close to the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Salta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SLA. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Salta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $115 (10%) 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 $970. Return trip prices are from the JFK to SLA 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 SLA 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 11 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Buenos Aires (SLA > AEP > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $900
  • Average savings: $98 (9.82%)

See SLA to EZE flights

Hack #2: Ezeiza (SLA > EZE > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $93 (9.27%)

See SLA to AEP flights

Hack #3: Cordoba (SLA > COR > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $55 (5.51%)

See SLA to COR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, Avianca, BoA, COPA, Delta, Gol, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4556 miles or 7332 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLA to JFK flight is about 9 hour 11 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SLA to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SLA
Origination airport name Salta Airport
City Salta
Country Argentina
Latitude -24.9
Longitude -65.5

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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