The cheapest times to fly from BAH to JFK are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • July 30th to August 12th
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 BAH to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1350 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $737 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Manama (BAH) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $813 to $1147 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $751. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1173. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $422 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $976 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BAH to JFK flight.

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

BAH to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BAH to JFK flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bahrain. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 $129 (12%) 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 $944. Return trip prices are from the JFK to BAH 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 BAH 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 12 hour 52 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 BAH to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 1.43% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See BAH to EWR flights


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (BAH > IST > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $111 (11.37%)

See BAH to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (BAH > SAW > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $875
  • Average savings: $102 (10.4%)

See BAH to IST flights

Hack #3: Kuwait (BAH > KWI > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $901
  • Average savings: $76 (7.74%)

See BAH to KWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Frontier, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6599 miles or 10620 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BAH to JFK flight is about 12 hour 52 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from BAH to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBAH
Origination airport nameBahrain International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeJFK
Destination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States


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