The cheapest times to fly from HIA to JFK are

  • March 26th to May 6th
  • May 21st to July 8th (except the week of June 11th)

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 HIA to JFK is late March. Prices can be as high as $3273 for Friday flights during mid October, or as low as $867 for Monday flights around late March.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $1236 to $2055 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1331. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $2260. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $929 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1391 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to JFK flight.

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

HIA to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to JFK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.75, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $875 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1318. Return trip prices are from the JFK to HIA 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 HIA 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 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HIA 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 HIA to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tianjin (HIA > TSN > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1129
  • Average savings: $262 (18.84%)

See HIA to TSN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Huai’an Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1145 miles or 1843 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Huai’an and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from HIA to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIA
Origination airport name Huai’an Airport
City Huai’an
Country China
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 119.1

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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