The cheapest times to fly from JFK to NKC are

  • January 1st to January 21st
  • February 12th to July 1st
  • October 29th 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 NKC is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $1566 for Monday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $1007 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Nouakchott

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Nouakchott (NKC) will usually cost between $1048 to $1333 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 $1108. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1374. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $267 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1162 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to NKC flight.

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

JFK to NKC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to NKC 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Nouakchott, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $68 (6%) 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 $1104. Return trip prices are from the NKC 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 NKC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to NKC

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 NKC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (JFK > CDG > NKC)

  • Price for both tickets: $931
  • Average savings: $232 (19.92%)

See JFK to CDG flights

Hack #2: Casablanca (JFK > CMN > NKC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1160
  • Average savings: $2 (0.17%)

See JFK to CMN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3737 miles or 6014 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to NKC flight is about 7 hour 42 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from JFK to NKC.


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 NKC
Destination airport name Nouakchott Airport
City Nouakchott
Country Mauritania
Latitude 18.1
Longitude -15.9


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