The cheapest times to fly from JFK to BNE are

  • January 29th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 6th to September 16th
  • October 15th 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 BNE is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2145 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $913 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Brisbane

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Brisbane (BNE) will usually cost between $948 to $1583 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1001. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1891. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $890 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1211 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to BNE flight.

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

JFK to BNE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to BNE 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 $0.08, 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. Saturdays 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 $166 (13%) 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 $1107. Return trip prices are from the BNE 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 BNE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to BNE

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 BNE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chengdu (JFK > CTU > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1207
  • Average savings: $4 (0.33%)

See JFK to CTU flights

Hack #2: Singapore (JFK > SIN > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1211
  • Average savings: $1 (0.04%)

See JFK to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9634 miles or 15504 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to BNE flight is about 18 hour 19 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 86 available flights from JFK to BNE.


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 BNE
Destination airport name Brisbane International Airport
City Brisbane
Country Australia
Latitude -27.4
Longitude 153.1


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