The cheapest times to fly from AVP to EWR are

  • August 13th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to March 11th (except the week of 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 AVP to EWR is mid January. Prices can be as high as $753 for Monday flights during late July, or as low as $244 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Newark

Flying from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) to Newark, NJ (EWR) will usually cost between $256 to $532 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $268. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $513. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $245 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $369 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVP to EWR flight.

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

AVP to EWR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AVP to EWR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wilkes-Barre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.46, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $122 (27%) 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 $326. Return trip prices are from the EWR to AVP 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 AVP to EWR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 9 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 AVP to EWR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 23.74% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVP to BDL flights

Destination alternative #2: Stewart International Airport (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 14.79% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVP to SWF flights

Destination alternative #3: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 14.25% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVP to ALB flights

Destination alternative #4: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 1.49% less expensive than EWR
  • Nonstop flights available

See AVP to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AVP to EWR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newark Liberty International Airport to Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 93 miles or 150 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AVP to EWR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVP to EWR flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA and Newark, NJ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from AVP to EWR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AVP
Origination airport name Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport
City Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -75.7

Return Airport

Destination code EWR
Destination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2


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