The cheapest times to fly from JFK to BLI are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th to November 18th

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 BLI is early November. Prices can be as high as $1144 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $338 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Bellingham

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Bellingham, WA (BLI) will usually cost between $386 to $733 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $398. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $758. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $360 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $521 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to BLI flight.

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

JFK to BLI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to BLI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Sundays 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 $87 (15%) 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 $484. Return trip prices are from the BLI 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 BLI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 20 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from JFK to BLI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA) in Seattle, WA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from BLI
  • Usually 41.69% less expensive than BLI
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to SEA flights

Destination alternative #2: Vancouver International Airport (YVR) in Vancouver

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from BLI
  • Usually 30.64% less expensive than BLI
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to YVR flights

Destination alternative #3: Pangborn Memorial Airport (EAT) in Wenatchee, WA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from BLI
  • Usually 7.59% less expensive than BLI
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to EAT flights

Destination alternative #4: Victoria International Airport (YYJ) in Victoria

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from BLI
  • Usually 4.13% less expensive than BLI
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to YYJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2415 miles or 3887 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to BLI flight is about 5 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Bellingham, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from JFK to BLI.


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 BLI
Destination airport name Bellingham International Airport
City Bellingham, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 48.8
Longitude -122.5


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