The cheapest times to fly from JFK to GDZ are

  • March 26th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 16th and May 7th)
  • September 3rd to October 21st

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 GDZ is early April. Prices can be as high as $1398 for Wednesday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $682 for Monday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Gelendzhik

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Gelendzhik (GDZ) will usually cost between $688 to $1223 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $691. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1249. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $558 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $842 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to GDZ flight.

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

JFK to GDZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to GDZ 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 $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Gelendzhik, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (3%) 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 $906. Return trip prices are from the GDZ 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 GDZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 19 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 GDZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Adler/Sochi Airport (AER) in Adler/Sochi

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from GDZ
  • Usually 15.80% less expensive than GDZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to AER flights

Destination alternative #2: Pashkovskiy Airport (KRR) in Krasnodar

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from GDZ
  • Usually 14.79% less expensive than GDZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to KRR flights

Destination alternative #3: Vityazevo Airport (AAQ) in Anapa

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from GDZ
  • Usually 9.80% less expensive than GDZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to AAQ flights


Flight Hacking JFK to GDZ

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 GDZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (JFK > SVO > GDZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $741
  • Average savings: $101 (12%)

See JFK to SVO flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (JFK > LED > GDZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $828
  • Average savings: $15 (1.72%)

See JFK to LED flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5190 miles or 8352 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to GDZ flight is about 10 hour 19 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from JFK to GDZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeGDZ
Destination airport nameGelendzhik Airport


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