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The cheapest times to fly from JFK to KGS are

  • April 30th to November 4th (except the week of May 14th)

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 KGS is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $6510 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $664 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.

 

When to Fly to Kos

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Kos (KGS) will usually cost between $963 to $6498 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $875. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $5859. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4983 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5047 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to KGS flight.

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

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JFK to KGS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to KGS 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 $0.61, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KGS, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kos, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1225 (23%) 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 $3229. Return trip prices are from the KGS 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 KGS 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 11 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 KGS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Imsik Airport (BJV) in Bodrum

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 78.08% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to BJV flights

Destination alternative #2: Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB) in Izmir

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 79.75% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to ADB flights

Destination alternative #3: Dalaman Airport (DLM) in Dalaman

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 77.28% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to DLM flights

Destination alternative #4: Santorini Airport (JTR) in Santorini

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 71.15% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to JTR flights

Destination alternative #5: Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER) in Heraklion

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 76.07% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to HER flights

Destination alternative #6: Diagoras Airport (RHO) in Rhodes

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from KGS
  • Usually 68.80% less expensive than KGS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to RHO flights

 

Flight Hacking JFK to KGS

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 KGS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Athens (JFK > ATH > KGS)

  • Price for both tickets: $625
  • Average savings: $4423 (87.63%)

See JFK to ATH flights

Hack #2: London (JFK > LGW > KGS)

  • Price for both tickets: $676
  • Average savings: $4371 (86.61%)

See JFK to LGW flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (JFK > AMS > KGS)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $4328 (85.75%)

See JFK to AMS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air France, Air Italy, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Olympic, Pegasus, Sky Express, Smartwings, SWISS, TUI Airways, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5112 miles or 8227 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to KGS flight is about 10 hour 11 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from JFK to KGS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeJFK
Origination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude40.6
Longitude-73.8

Return Airport

Destination codeKGS
Destination airport nameKos Airport
CityKos
CountryGreece
Latitude36.8
Longitude27.1

 

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