The cheapest times to fly from HLZ to JFK are

  • January 22nd to April 22nd (except the weeks of January 29th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 19th)

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 HLZ to JFK is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $6968 for Tuesday flights during early July, or as low as $1679 for Friday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Hamilton (HLZ) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $1705 to $4390 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1716. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $4377. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2661 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1890 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HLZ to JFK flight.

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

HLZ to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HLZ to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Hamilton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Hamilton. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $618 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2306. Return trip prices are from the JFK to HLZ 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 HLZ to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 53 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from HLZ to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 8.20% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See HLZ to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 5.87% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See HLZ to LGA flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HLZ > LAX > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1536
  • Average savings: $354 (18.73%)

See HLZ to WLG flights

Hack #2: Wellington (HLZ > WLG > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1541
  • Average savings: $350 (18.49%)

See HLZ to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1550
  • Average savings: $340 (17.99%)

See HLZ to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8831 miles or 14212 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HLZ to JFK flight is about 16 hour 53 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from HLZ to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHLZ
Origination airport nameHamilton Airport
CountryNew Zealand

Return Airport

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


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