The cheapest times to fly from JFK to LPA are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 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 LPA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1546 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $396 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Las Palmas (LPA) will usually cost between $443 to $1211 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 $448. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1385. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $937 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to LPA flight.

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

JFK to LPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to LPA 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 $0.11, 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 $103 (14%) 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 $652. Return trip prices are from the LPA 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 LPA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 4 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 LPA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Tenerife

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from LPA
  • Usually 4.51% less expensive than LPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to TFS flights


Flight Hacking JFK to LPA

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 LPA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $388
  • Average savings: $233 (37.52%)

See JFK to MAD flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (JFK > BCN > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $462
  • Average savings: $159 (25.6%)

See JFK to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (JFK > LGW > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $537
  • Average savings: $84 (13.53%)

See JFK to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3383 miles or 5444 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to LPA flight is about 7 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Las Palmas?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from JFK to LPA.


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 LPA
Destination airport name Gran Canaria Airport
City Las Palmas
Country Spain
Latitude 27.9
Longitude -15.4


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