The cheapest times to fly from JFK to NCE are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 NCE is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $972 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $389 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Nice

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Nice (NCE) will usually cost between $416 to $838 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 $421. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $890. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $469 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $574 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to NCE flight.

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

JFK to NCE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to NCE 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 $0.09, 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. 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 $51 (8%) 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 $574. Return trip prices are from the NCE 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 NCE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 9 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to NCE

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 NCE — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $396
  • Average savings: $179 (31.1%)

See JFK to MAD flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $411
  • Average savings: $164 (28.48%)

See JFK to BCN flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $438
  • Average savings: $136 (23.69%)

See JFK to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nice Cote D Azur Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3980 miles or 6405 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to NCE flight is about 8 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 115 available flights from JFK to NCE.


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 NCE
Destination airport name Nice Cote D Azur Airport
City Nice
Country France
Latitude 43.7
Longitude 7.2


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