The cheapest times to fly from GGG to JFK are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 21st to June 10th (except the week of May 28th)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and October 8th)

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 GGG to JFK is late September. Prices can be as high as $942 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $358 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Longview, TX (GGG) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $358 to $564 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $358. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $559. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $201 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $361 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GGG to JFK flight.

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

GGG to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GGG to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Longview. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $94 (20%) 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 $367. Return trip prices are from the JFK to GGG 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 GGG 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 3 hour 18 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 GGG to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 0.55% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See GGG to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 0.42% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See GGG to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to East Texas Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1290 miles or 2076 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GGG to JFK flight is about 3 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Longview, TX and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from GGG to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGGG
Origination airport nameEast Texas Regional Airport
CityLongview, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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