The cheapest times to fly from JFK to OOL are

  • January 22nd to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to December 2nd

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 OOL is early November. Prices can be as high as $3167 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1183 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Gold Coast

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Gold Coast (OOL) will usually cost between $1196 to $2258 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1211. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2755. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1544 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1530 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to OOL flight.

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

JFK to OOL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to OOL flight is more expensive than the average and costs 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OOL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Gold Coast, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $124 (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 $1487. Return trip prices are from the OOL 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 OOL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 20 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 OOL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Brisbane International Airport (BNE) in Brisbane

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from OOL
  • Usually 20.82% less expensive than OOL
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to BNE flights


Flight Hacking JFK to OOL

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 OOL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (JFK > KUL > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1059
  • Average savings: $471 (30.76%)

See JFK to KUL flights

Hack #2: Singapore (JFK > SIN > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1288
  • Average savings: $242 (15.82%)

See JFK to SIN flights

Hack #3: Sydney (JFK > SYD > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1302
  • Average savings: $228 (14.91%)

See JFK to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9642 miles or 15517 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to OOL flight is about 18 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Gold Coast?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from JFK to OOL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJFK
Origination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeOOL
Destination airport nameGold Coast Airport
CityGold Coast


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