The cheapest times to fly from JFK to PDP are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • July 30th to November 4th

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 PDP is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $3375 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $957 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Punta del Este

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Maldonado (PDP) will usually cost between $1062 to $2132 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1058. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2355. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1297 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1439 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to PDP flight.

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

JFK to PDP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to PDP 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PDP, and Monday 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 $331 (19%) 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 $1349. Return trip prices are from the PDP 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 PDP 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 37 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 PDP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Carrasco International Airport (MVD) in Montevideo

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from PDP
  • Usually 53.37% less expensive than PDP
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to MVD flights


Flight Hacking JFK to PDP

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 PDP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Buenos Aires (JFK > AEP > PDP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1213
  • Average savings: $226 (15.71%)

See JFK to AEP flights

Hack #2: Sao Paulo (JFK > GRU > PDP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1386
  • Average savings: $54 (3.72%)

See JFK to GRU flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (JFK > MIA > PDP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1431
  • Average savings: $8 (0.56%)

See JFK to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, Kenya Airways, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capitan Corbeta C. A. Curbelo International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5349 miles or 8608 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to PDP flight is about 10 hour 37 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from JFK to PDP.


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 PDP
Destination airport name Capitan Corbeta C. A. Curbelo International Airport
City Maldonado
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.9
Longitude -55.1


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