The cheapest times to fly from JFK to JED are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the weeks of February 12th and April 9th)
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 JED is late September. Prices can be as high as $1560 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $901 for Monday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $920 to $1288 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 $923. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1400. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $477 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $956 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to JED flight.

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

JFK to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to JED flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JED, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Fridays 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 $36 (4%) 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 $994. Return trip prices are from the JED 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 JED can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 25 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to JED

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 JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (JFK > CDG > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $138 (14.38%)

See JFK to CDG flights

Hack #2: Madrid (JFK > MAD > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $843
  • Average savings: $114 (11.87%)

See JFK to MAD flights

Hack #3: London (JFK > LHR > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $864
  • Average savings: $93 (9.68%)

See JFK to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6352 miles or 10223 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to JED flight is about 12 hour 25 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from JFK to JED.


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 JED
Destination airport name King Abdulaziz International Airport
City Jeddah
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.7
Longitude 39.2


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