The cheapest times to fly from JFK to PMC are

  • January 8th to June 24th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • August 13th to September 2nd
  • November 19th 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 PMC is mid June. Prices can be as high as $2163 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1196 for Tuesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Puerto Montt

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Puerto Montt (PMC) will usually cost between $1197 to $1400 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $1217. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1621. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $404 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1247 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to PMC flight.

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

JFK to PMC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to PMC 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Puerto Montt, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $89 (7%) 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 $1223. Return trip prices are from the PMC 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 PMC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 11 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 PMC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) in San Carlos de Bariloche

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from PMC
  • Usually 6.34% less expensive than PMC
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to BRC flights


Flight Hacking JFK to PMC

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 PMC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Santiago (JFK > SCL > PMC)

  • Price for both tickets: $911
  • Average savings: $337 (26.98%)

See JFK to SCL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, InterJet, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5670 miles or 9125 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to PMC flight is about 11 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Puerto Montt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from JFK to PMC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codePMC
Destination airport nameEl Tepual International Airport
CityPuerto Montt


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