The cheapest times to fly from EWR to SIT are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • February 26th to April 22nd (except the weeks of March 12th and April 9th)
  • May 7th to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 14th and June 25th)
  • August 6th to October 14th

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 SIT is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1214 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $503 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Sitka

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Sitka, AK (SIT) will usually cost between $652 to $841 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $629. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $918. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $289 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $749 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to SIT flight.

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

EWR to SIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to SIT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. 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 $47 (6%) 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 $732. Return trip prices are from the SIT 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 SIT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 10 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 SIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Juneau International Airport (JNU) in Juneau, AK

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from SIT
  • Usually 7.94% less expensive than SIT
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to JNU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2885 miles or 4643 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to SIT flight is about 6 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Sitka, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from EWR to SIT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeEWR
Origination airport nameNewark Liberty International Airport
CityNewark, NJ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSIT
Destination airport nameSitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
CitySitka, AK
Countrythe United States


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