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The cheapest times to fly from JFK to FCO are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 1st 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 FCO is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1037 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $289 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Rome

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Rome (FCO) will usually cost between $297 to $670 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $315. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $819. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $504 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $427 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to FCO flight.

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

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JFK to FCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to FCO 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 $0.06, 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. 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 $59 (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 $413. Return trip prices are from the FCO to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from JFK to FCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking JFK to FCO

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 FCO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $419
  • Average savings: $8 (1.88%)

See JFK to MAD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Air Italy, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, easyJet, EgyptAir, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4266 miles or 6865 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to FCO flight is about 8 hour 40 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 113 available flights from JFK to FCO.

 

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 FCO
Destination airport name Fiumicino Airport
City Rome
Country Italy
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 12.3

 

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