The cheapest times to fly from JFK to LYG are

  • February 12th to April 29th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 LYG is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1586 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $583 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Lianyungang

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Jiangsu (LYG) will usually cost between $674 to $1250 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $777. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1385. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $608 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $940 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to LYG flight.

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

JFK to LYG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to LYG 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 $0.08, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Lianyungang, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $162 (16%) 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 $858. Return trip prices are from the LYG 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 LYG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 54 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 LYG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Liuting Airport (TAO) in Qingdao

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from LYG
  • Usually 12.72% less expensive than LYG
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to TAO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7177 miles or 11550 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to LYG flight is about 13 hour 54 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from JFK to LYG.


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 LYG
Destination airport name Lianyungang Baitabu Airport
City Jiangsu
Country China
Latitude 34.6
Longitude 118.9


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