The cheapest times to fly from JFK to BNA are
- August 20th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
- December 3rd to March 11th (except the weeks of December 17th and February 12th)
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 BNA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $488 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $177 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Nashville
Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Nashville, TN (BNA) will usually cost between $188 to $355 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $193. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $336. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $143 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $219 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to BNA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to BNA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JFK to BNA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is 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 $120 (38%) 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 $198. Return trip prices are from the BNA to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JFK to BNA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JFK to BNA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Iberia, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Nashville International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 764 miles or 1230 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JFK to BNA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to BNA flight is about 2 hour 21 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and Nashville, TN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from JFK to BNA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Nashville International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from JFK to BNA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 31% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BNA heading for JFK about 18 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Nashville, TN is about 5 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 28 minutes late
- Envoy: 16 minutes late
- Endeavor: 15 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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