The cheapest times to fly from EWR to HIJ are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 2nd to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
  • August 20th to December 2nd

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 EWR to HIJ is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $3093 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $1043 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Hiroshima

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Hiroshima (HIJ) will usually cost between $1083 to $2624 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 $1068. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2510. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1442 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1183 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to HIJ flight.

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

EWR to HIJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to HIJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HIJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EWR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Hiroshima, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Newark. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $136 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1291. Return trip prices are from the HIJ to EWR 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 EWR to HIJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 31 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 EWR to HIJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 15.89% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 9.89% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to ITM flights

Destination alternative #3: Kobe Airport (UKB) in Kobe Honshu Island

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 6.47% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to UKB flights


Flight Hacking EWR to HIJ

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 EWR to HIJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Taipei (EWR > TPE > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1129
  • Average savings: $54 (4.56%)

See EWR to TPE flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (EWR > PVG > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1177
  • Average savings: $7 (0.55%)

See EWR to PVG flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (EWR > LAS > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1178
  • Average savings: $5 (0.42%)

See EWR to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to HIJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hiroshima Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6966 miles or 11211 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to HIJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to HIJ flight is about 13 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Hiroshima?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from EWR to HIJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code HIJ
Destination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9


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