The cheapest times to fly from JFK to MIG are

  • January 22nd to May 6th (except the week of January 29th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (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 MIG is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $1894 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $532 for Monday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Mianyang

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Mianyang (MIG) will usually cost between $715 to $1486 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $966. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1704. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $739 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1189 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to MIG flight.

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

JFK to MIG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to MIG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $257 (20%) 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 $904. Return trip prices are from the MIG 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 MIG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 24 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 MIG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Shuangliu Airport (CTU) in Chengdu

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from MIG
  • Usually 39.36% less expensive than MIG
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to CTU flights


Flight Hacking JFK to MIG

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 MIG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (JFK > PEK > MIG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1130
  • Average savings: $59 (4.96%)

See JFK to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7455 miles or 11998 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to MIG flight is about 14 hour 24 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from JFK to MIG.


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 MIG
Destination airport name Mianyang Airport
City Mianyang
Country China
Latitude 31.4
Longitude 104.7


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