The cheapest times to fly from DTM to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 DTM to JFK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1574 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $592 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Dortmund (DTM) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $597 to $1178 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $628. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $552 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $786 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTM to JFK flight.

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

DTM to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTM to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dortmund. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into DTM. 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 $498 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $749. Return trip prices are from the JFK to DTM 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 DTM 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 46 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: London (DTM > LTN > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $502
  • Average savings: $284 (36.09%)

See DTM to MUC flights

Hack #2: Munich (DTM > MUC > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $563
  • Average savings: $223 (28.39%)

See DTM to LTN flights

Hack #3: Palma Mallorca (DTM > PMI > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $627
  • Average savings: $159 (20.24%)

See DTM to PMI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, JetBlue, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3766 miles or 6061 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTM to JFK flight is about 7 hour 46 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 30 available flights from DTM to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDTM
Origination airport nameDortmund Airport

Return Airport

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


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