The cheapest times to fly from JFK to MLX are

  • January 15th to May 6th
  • September 10th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 MLX is late September. Prices can be as high as $1734 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1060 for Monday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Malatya

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Malatya (MLX) will usually cost between $1075 to $1529 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1091. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1529. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $438 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1155 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to MLX flight.

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

JFK to MLX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to MLX 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 $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MLX, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. 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 $89 (7%) 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 $1191. Return trip prices are from the MLX 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 MLX 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 51 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 MLX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gaziantep Airport (GZT) in Gaziantep

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from MLX
  • Usually 2.12% less expensive than MLX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to GZT flights

Destination alternative #2: Kayseri Airport (ASR) in Kayseri

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MLX
  • Usually 1.86% less expensive than MLX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to ASR flights

Destination alternative #3: Sivas Airport (VAS) in Sivas

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from MLX
  • Usually 0.91% less expensive than MLX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to VAS flights

Destination alternative #4: Adıyaman Airport (ADF) in Adiyaman

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from MLX
  • Usually 0.69% less expensive than MLX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to ADF flights


Flight Hacking JFK to MLX

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 MLX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (JFK > IST > MLX)

  • Price for both tickets: $820
  • Average savings: $335 (29.02%)

See JFK to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (JFK > SAW > MLX)

  • Price for both tickets: $886
  • Average savings: $269 (23.26%)

See JFK to SAW flights

Hack #3: Dusseldorf (JFK > DUS > MLX)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $226 (19.58%)

See JFK to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5487 miles or 8830 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to MLX flight is about 10 hour 51 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from JFK to MLX.


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 MLX
Destination airport name Malatya Airport
City Malatya
Country Turkey
Latitude 38.4
Longitude 38.1


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