The cheapest times to fly from CHS to JFK are
- August 6th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 10th, and February 5th)
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 CHS to JFK is late January. Prices can be as high as $539 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $132 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Charleston, SC (CHS) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $138 to $339 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $156. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $290. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $134 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $190 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHS to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CHS to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CHS to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charleston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, 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 $121 (42%) 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 $164. Return trip prices are from the JFK to CHS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CHS to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from CHS to JFK while comparing.
- 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
- Usually 2.37% less expensive than JFK
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CHS to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Charleston AFB/International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 637 miles or 1025 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CHS to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHS to JFK flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.
How many flights go between Charleston, SC and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from CHS to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Charleston AFB/International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from CHS to JFK tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 42% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JFK heading for CHS about 32 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 26 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 34 minutes late
- SkyWest: 1 minutes early
- JetBlue: 40 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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