The cheapest times to fly from HIR to JFK are

  • January 15th to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 5th and April 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 HIR to JFK is early May. Prices can be as high as $3194 for Saturday flights during early November, or as low as $1488 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Honiara (HIR) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $1488 to $2843 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1534. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $3194. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1661 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1906 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIR to JFK flight.

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

HIR to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIR to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Honiara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 to New York, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Honiara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $5508 (43%) 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 $1866. Return trip prices are from the JFK to HIR 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 HIR to JFK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Brisbane (HIR > BNE > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1662
  • Average savings: $244 (12.8%)

See HIR to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (HIR > LAX > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1772
  • Average savings: $134 (7.03%)

See HIR to BNE flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (HIR > SFO > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1869
  • Average savings: $38 (1.97%)

See HIR to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Solomon, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Honiara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8515 miles or 13704 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIR to JFK flight is about 16 hour 19 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from HIR to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIR
Origination airport name Honiara International Airport
City Honiara
Country the Solomon Islands
Latitude -9.4
Longitude 160.1

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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