The cheapest times to fly from JFK to ORK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of 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 ORK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1052 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $589 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Cork

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Cork (ORK) will usually cost between $593 to $822 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 $607. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $887. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $280 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $654 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to ORK flight.

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

JFK to ORK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to ORK 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 $0.13, 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. 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 $64 (9%) 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 $651. Return trip prices are from the ORK 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 ORK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 34 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 ORK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dublin Airport (DUB) in Dublin

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ORK
  • Usually 21.18% less expensive than ORK
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to DUB flights

Destination alternative #2: Shannon Airport (SNN) in Shannon

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from ORK
  • Usually 11.01% less expensive than ORK
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to SNN flights


Flight Hacking JFK to ORK

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 ORK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (JFK > LGW > ORK)

  • Price for both tickets: $454
  • Average savings: $201 (30.66%)

See JFK to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (JFK > LHR > ORK)

  • Price for both tickets: $521
  • Average savings: $134 (20.41%)

See JFK to LHR flights

Hack #3: Paris (JFK > CDG > ORK)

  • Price for both tickets: $533
  • Average savings: $121 (18.5%)

See JFK to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3103 miles or 4994 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to ORK flight is about 6 hour 34 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from JFK to ORK.


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 ORK
Destination airport name Cork Airport
City Cork
Country Ireland
Latitude 51.8
Longitude -8.5


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