The cheapest times to fly from JFK to BRU are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 BRU is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $815 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $413 for Thursday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Brussels

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Brussels (BRU) will usually cost between $415 to $682 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $428. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $697. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $269 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $532 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to BRU flight.

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

JFK to BRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to BRU 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BRU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. 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 $37 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $528. Return trip prices are from the BRU 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 BRU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 34 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from JFK to BRU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Schiphol Airport (AMS) in Amsterdam

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from BRU
  • Usually 24.93% less expensive than BRU
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to AMS flights


Flight Hacking JFK to BRU

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 BRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (JFK > MAD > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $396
  • Average savings: $136 (25.59%)

See JFK to MAD flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (JFK > BCN > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $437
  • Average savings: $95 (17.87%)

See JFK to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (JFK > LHR > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $460
  • Average savings: $72 (13.45%)

See JFK to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3657 miles or 5885 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to BRU flight is about 7 hour 34 minutes.

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

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


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 BRU
Destination airport name Brussels National Airport
City Brussels
Country Belgium
Latitude 50.9
Longitude 4.5


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