The cheapest times to fly from DSA to JFK are

  • July 16th to August 5th (except the week of July 23rd)
  • August 27th to September 30th

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 DSA to JFK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2560 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $2235 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Finningley (DSA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $2349 to $2560 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $2403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $2560. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $157 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2509 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DSA to JFK flight.

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

DSA to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DSA to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Doncaster. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into DSA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Doncaster. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $817 (18%) 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 $2436. Return trip prices are from the JFK to DSA 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 DSA 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 7 hour 4 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 DSA to JFK while comparing.

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

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 11.28% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See DSA to EWR flights

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

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 7.57% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See DSA to PHL flights


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

Hack #1: Dublin (DSA > DUB > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $457
  • Average savings: $2052 (81.79%)

See DSA to AMS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (DSA > AMS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $458
  • Average savings: $2051 (81.75%)

See DSA to DUB flights

Hack #3: Paris (DSA > CDG > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $514
  • Average savings: $1995 (79.51%)

See DSA to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3379 miles or 5438 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DSA to JFK flight is about 7 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from DSA to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DSA
Origination airport name Doncaster Sheffield Airport
City Finningley
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.5
Longitude -1

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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