The cheapest times to fly from JFK to DGT are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • August 20th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to December 2nd (except the week of October 29th)

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 DGT is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $9381 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $4615 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Dumaguete

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Dumaguete (DGT) will usually cost between $4715 to $7973 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $4797. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $8248. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3451 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $6339 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to DGT flight.

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

JFK to DGT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to DGT flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DGT, 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 $565 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $6418. Return trip prices are from the DGT 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 DGT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 51 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 DGT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mactan-Cebu International Airport (CEB) in Lapu-Lapu City

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from DGT
  • Usually 87.19% less expensive than DGT
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to CEB flights

Destination alternative #2: Bacolod Airport (BCD) in Bacolod

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from DGT
  • Usually 72.15% less expensive than DGT
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to BCD flights

Destination alternative #3: Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) in Tagbilaran

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from DGT
  • Usually 4.14% less expensive than DGT
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to TAG flights


Flight Hacking JFK to DGT

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 DGT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manila (JFK > MNL > DGT)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $5527 (87.2%)

See JFK to MNL flights

Hack #2: Lapu-Lapu City (JFK > CEB > DGT)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $5465 (86.21%)

See JFK to CEB flights

Hack #3: Davao (JFK > DVO > DGT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1244
  • Average savings: $5095 (80.37%)

See JFK to DVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Etihad, JAL, JetBlue, Philippine Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8814 miles or 14185 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to DGT flight is about 16 hour 51 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from JFK to DGT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJFK
Origination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDGT
Destination airport nameDumaguete Airport
Countrythe Philippines


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