The cheapest times to fly from JFK to BRO are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 13th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 BRO is early November. Prices can be as high as $1308 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $347 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Brownsville

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Brownsville, TX (BRO) will usually cost between $355 to $619 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 $410. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $778. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $368 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $463 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to BRO flight.

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

JFK to BRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to BRO 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 $0.17, 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 $110 (21%) 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 $420. Return trip prices are from the BRO 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 BRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 2 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 BRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Corpus Christi International Airport (CRP) in Corpus Christi, TX

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from BRO
  • Usually 5.51% less expensive than BRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to CRP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1694 miles or 2726 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to BRO flight is about 4 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Brownsville, TX?

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


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 BRO
Destination airport name Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport
City Brownsville, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 25.9
Longitude -97.4


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