The cheapest times to fly from JFK to AHB are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 30th to August 5th (except the week of June 4th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 JFK to AHB is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $4428 for Wednesday flights during early April, or as low as $1028 for Friday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Abha

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Abha (AHB) will usually cost between $1078 to $2352 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $1037. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $2398. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1361 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1330 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to AHB flight.

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

JFK to AHB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to AHB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AHB, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Abha, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $208 (13%) 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 $1305. Return trip prices are from the AHB to JFK 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 JFK to AHB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to AHB

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 JFK to AHB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jeddah (JFK > JED > AHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $296 (22.26%)

See JFK to JED flights

Hack #2: Dammam (JFK > DMM > AHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1049
  • Average savings: $281 (21.13%)

See JFK to DMM flights

Hack #3: Riyadh (JFK > RUH > AHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1061
  • Average savings: $269 (20.23%)

See JFK to RUH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Iberia, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6681 miles or 10752 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to AHB flight is about 13 hour 0 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from JFK to AHB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JFK
Origination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8

Return Airport

Destination code AHB
Destination airport name Abha Airport
City Abha
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 18.2
Longitude 42.7


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