The cheapest times to fly from JFK to JLN are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 9th to July 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 JLN is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $834 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $318 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Joplin

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Joplin, MO (JLN) will usually cost between $321 to $578 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 $351. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $554. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $203 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $391 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to JLN flight.

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

JFK to JLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to JLN 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $126 (27%) 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 $340. Return trip prices are from the JLN 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 JLN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 2 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 JLN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) in Fayetteville, AR

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 26.09% less expensive than JLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to XNA flights

Destination alternative #2: Kansas City International Airport (MCI) in Kansas City, MO

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 25.06% less expensive than JLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to MCI flights

Destination alternative #3: Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF) in Springfield, MO

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 2.56% less expensive than JLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to SGF flights

Destination alternative #4: Fort Smith Regional Airport (FSM) in Fort Smith, AR

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 1.02% less expensive than JLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to FSM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1137 miles or 1830 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to JLN flight is about 3 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Joplin, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from JFK to JLN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeJLN
Destination airport nameJoplin Regional Airport
CityJoplin, MO
Countrythe United States


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