The cheapest times to fly from GBE to JFK are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of March 19th, April 2nd, and April 16th)
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • October 1st to November 18th

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 GBE to JFK is early June. Prices can be as high as $1982 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $895 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Gaborone (GBE) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $902 to $1280 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $904. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1552. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $647 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $931 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GBE to JFK flight.

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

GBE to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GBE to JFK flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Gaborone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $133 (10%) 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 $953. Return trip prices are from the JFK to GBE 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 GBE 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 15 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7790 miles or 12537 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GBE to JFK flight is about 15 hour 0 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from GBE to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GBE
Origination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9

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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