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The cheapest times to fly from CID to JFK are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 13th to November 18th

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 CID to JFK is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $809 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $291 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to New York

Flying from Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $293 to $517 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $332. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $581. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $249 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $375 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CID to JFK flight.

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

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CID to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CID to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cedar Rapids. 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 $120 (27%) 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 $327. Return trip prices are from the JFK to CID flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CID 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 2 hour 40 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 CID to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 6.67% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to ABE flights

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

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 5.33% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to PHL flights

Destination alternative #3: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 3.60% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to LGA flights

Destination alternative #4: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 2.67% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to BDL flights

Destination alternative #5: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 2.53% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to EWR flights

Destination alternative #6: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 2.27% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to AVP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 933 miles or 1502 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CID to JFK flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA and New York, NY?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code CID
Origination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7

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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