The cheapest times to fly from BJI to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • August 20th 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 BJI to JFK is late September. Prices can be as high as $874 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $282 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Bemidji, MN (BJI) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $305 to $679 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 $355. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $642. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $287 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $454 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BJI to JFK flight.

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

BJI to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BJI to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bemidji. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $162 (30%) 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 $375. Return trip prices are from the JFK to BJI 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 BJI 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 3 hour 3 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 BJI to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 7.05% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See BJI to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 7.05% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See BJI to PHL flights

Destination alternative #3: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 3.52% less expensive than JFK
  • 2-layover flights available

See BJI to ABE flights

Destination alternative #4: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 1.65% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See BJI to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Seaborne Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1147 miles or 1846 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BJI to JFK flight is about 3 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Bemidji, MN and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from BJI to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBJI
Origination airport nameBemidji Regional Airport
CityBemidji, MN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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