The cheapest times to fly from JFK to CAG are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 CAG is mid February. Prices can be as high as $6311 for Friday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $440 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Cagliari

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Cagliari (CAG) will usually cost between $517 to $1027 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $530. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $1773. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1242 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $620 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to CAG flight.

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

JFK to CAG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to CAG 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CAG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Cagliari, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (12%) 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 $657. Return trip prices are from the CAG 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 CAG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to CAG

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 CAG — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $468
  • Average savings: $152 (24.52%)

See JFK to MAD flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $494
  • Average savings: $127 (20.4%)

See JFK to BCN flights

Hack #3: Milan (JFK > MXP > CAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $535
  • Average savings: $86 (13.79%)

See JFK to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Air Italy, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4211 miles or 6777 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to CAG flight is about 8 hour 34 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from JFK to CAG.


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 CAG
Destination airport name Elmas Airport
City Cagliari
Country Italy
Latitude 39.3
Longitude 9.1


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