The cheapest times to fly from EDI to JFK are
- January 8th to April 1st
- April 30th to May 20th
- September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 22nd)
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 EDI to JFK is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1053 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $377 for Tuesday flights around mid January.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Edinburgh (EDI) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $405 to $796 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $885. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $482 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $478 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EDI to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EDI to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the EDI to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Edinburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $58 (9%) 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 $494. Return trip prices are from the JFK to EDI 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 EDI to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking EDI 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 EDI to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $459
- Average savings: $20 (4.08%)
- Price for both tickets: $463
- Average savings: $16 (3.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $469
- Average savings: $10 (1.99%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from EDI to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Edinburgh Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3247 miles or 5226 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from EDI to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop EDI to JFK flight is about 6 hour 50 minutes.
How many flights go between Edinburgh and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from EDI to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Edinburgh Airport|
|Country||the United Kingdom|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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