The cheapest times to fly from BIA to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • April 30th to June 3rd (except the weeks of May 7th and May 21st)
  • September 3rd to October 14th
  • November 5th to March 18th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 BIA to JFK is mid November. Prices can be as high as $4480 for Friday flights during late March, or as low as $491 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Bastia (BIA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $499 to $2255 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $512. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $1930. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1418 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $643 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BIA to JFK flight.

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

BIA to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BIA to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Bastia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Fridays 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 $395 (25%) 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 $693. Return trip prices are from the JFK to BIA 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 BIA 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 8 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Lyon (BIA > LYS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $535
  • Average savings: $108 (16.8%)

See BIA to NCE flights

Hack #2: Nice (BIA > NCE > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $104 (16.17%)

See BIA to LYS flights

Hack #3: Marseille (BIA > MRS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $559
  • Average savings: $84 (13.06%)

See BIA to MRS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Corsica, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Iberia, Lufthansa, Norwegian, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4117 miles or 6626 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BIA to JFK flight is about 8 hour 24 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BIA to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BIA
Origination airport name Bastia Poretta Airport
City Bastia
Country France
Latitude 42.6
Longitude 9.5

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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