The cheapest times to fly from JFK to ARI are

  • January 8th to June 24th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 12th, April 30th, and May 7th)
  • August 13th to September 2nd
  • November 12th to December 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 JFK to ARI is early March. Prices can be as high as $1859 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $968 for Monday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Arica

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Arica (ARI) will usually cost between $1217 to $1423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $1210. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1595. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $385 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1267 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to ARI flight.

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

JFK to ARI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to ARI 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ARI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Arica, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $76 (6%) 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 $1241. Return trip prices are from the ARI 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 ARI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to ARI

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 ARI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Santiago (JFK > SCL > ARI)

  • Price for both tickets: $923
  • Average savings: $345 (27.19%)

See JFK to SCL flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (JFK > ORD > ARI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1218
  • Average savings: $49 (3.87%)

See JFK to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4081 miles or 6568 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to ARI flight is about 8 hour 20 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from JFK to ARI.


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 ARI
Destination airport name Chacalluta Airport
City Arica
Country Chile
Latitude -18.3
Longitude -70.3


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