The cheapest times to fly from JFK to DEL are

  • January 15th to April 15th
  • September 10th 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 DEL is late September. Prices can be as high as $1446 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $711 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to New Delhi

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Delhi (DEL) will usually cost between $743 to $1152 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $718. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1268. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $550 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $825 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to DEL flight.

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

JFK to DEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to DEL 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DEL, 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 $45 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $855. Return trip prices are from the DEL 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 DEL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 8 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 42 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aeroflot, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7303 miles or 11753 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to DEL flight is about 14 hour 8 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from JFK to DEL.


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 DEL
Destination airport name Indira Gandhi International Airport
City Delhi
Country India
Latitude 28.6
Longitude 77.1


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