The cheapest times to fly from JFK to RAK are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • September 17th to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 16th

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 RAK is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1193 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $409 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Marrakesh

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Marrakech (RAK) will usually cost between $463 to $1032 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $459. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1051. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $592 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $710 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to RAK flight.

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

JFK to RAK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to RAK 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 $0.12, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $55 (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 $673. Return trip prices are from the RAK 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 RAK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 32 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 RAK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mohammed V International Airport (CMN) in Casablanca

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from RAK
  • Usually 0.63% less expensive than RAK
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to CMN flights


Flight Hacking JFK to RAK

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 RAK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (JFK > MAD > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $400
  • Average savings: $310 (43.62%)

See JFK to MAD flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (JFK > BCN > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $479
  • Average savings: $231 (32.49%)

See JFK to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (JFK > LGW > RAK)

  • Price for both tickets: $511
  • Average savings: $199 (27.98%)

See JFK to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3636 miles or 5852 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to RAK flight is about 7 hour 32 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from JFK to RAK.


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 RAK
Destination airport name Menara Airport
City Marrakech
Country Morocco
Latitude 31.6
Longitude -8


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