The cheapest times to fly from JFK to CUL are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • August 27th to October 21st (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 CUL is late May. Prices can be as high as $1180 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $320 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Culiacán

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Culiacan (CUL) will usually cost between $328 to $740 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $337. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $901. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $564 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $483 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to CUL flight.

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

JFK to CUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to CUL 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 $0.13, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Culiacán, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (8%) 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 $482. Return trip prices are from the CUL 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 CUL 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 59 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to CUL

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 CUL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (JFK > MEX > CUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $406
  • Average savings: $77 (15.85%)

See JFK to MEX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (JFK > GDL > CUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $459
  • Average savings: $24 (4.97%)

See JFK to GDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, InterJet, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2225 miles or 3581 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to CUL flight is about 4 hour 59 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from JFK to CUL.


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 CUL
Destination airport name Culiacan International Airport
City Culiacan
Country Mexico
Latitude 24.8
Longitude -107.5


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