The cheapest times to fly from JFK to PHC are

  • January 15th to May 13th
  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 25th (except the week of October 29th)

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 PHC is late September. Prices can be as high as $3170 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $836 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Port Harcourt

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Port Harcourt (PHC) will usually cost between $846 to $2026 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $997. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2239. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1243 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1245 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to PHC flight.

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

JFK to PHC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to PHC 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 $0.14, 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. Mondays 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 $395 (21%) 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 $1099. Return trip prices are from the PHC 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 PHC 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 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Ethiopian, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5517 miles or 8879 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to PHC flight is about 10 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Port Harcourt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from JFK to PHC.


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 PHC
Destination airport name Port Harcourt Airport
City Port Harcourt
Country Nigeria
Latitude 4.8
Longitude 7


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