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The cheapest times to fly from JFK to MBS are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • August 20th to September 30th (except the week of August 27th)
  • October 15th to November 18th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 MBS is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $851 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $204 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Saginaw

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI (MBS) will usually cost between $219 to $564 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 $224. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $550. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $326 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $327 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to MBS flight.

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

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JFK to MBS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to MBS 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 $0.36, which is a bit above 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 $211 (46%) 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 $247. Return trip prices are from the MBS 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 MBS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 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 MBS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 38.74% less expensive than MBS
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 17.92% less expensive than MBS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to GRR flights

Destination alternative #3: Bishop International Airport (FNT) in Flint, MI

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 10.41% less expensive than MBS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to FNT flights

Destination alternative #4: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 12.40% less expensive than MBS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to TOL flights

Destination alternative #5: Capital Region International Airport (LAN) in Lansing, MI

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 8.73% less expensive than MBS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to LAN flights

Destination alternative #6: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from MBS
  • Usually 5.82% less expensive than MBS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to TVC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 564 miles or 908 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to MBS flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from JFK to MBS.

 

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 codeMBS
Destination airport nameMBS International Airport
CitySaginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI
Countrythe United States
Latitude43.5
Longitude-84.1

 

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