The cheapest times to fly from JFK to RUN are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 20th to October 14th
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 RUN is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $3105 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1244 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Saint-Denis

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Reunion Island (RUN) will usually cost between $1256 to $2286 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1262. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1188 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1682 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to RUN flight.

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

JFK to RUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to RUN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RUN, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. 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 $86 (4%) 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 $1779. Return trip prices are from the RUN 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 RUN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 31 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 RUN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU) in Mauritius Island

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from RUN
  • Usually 37.90% less expensive than RUN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to MRU flights


Flight Hacking JFK to RUN

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 RUN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (JFK > ORY > RUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1109
  • Average savings: $573 (34.07%)

See JFK to ORY flights

Hack #2: Paris (JFK > CDG > RUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1139
  • Average savings: $544 (32.31%)

See JFK to CDG flights

Hack #3: Marseille (JFK > MRS > RUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1345
  • Average savings: $337 (20.04%)

See JFK to MRS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Austral, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Corsair, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from La Reunion Roland Garros Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9183 miles or 14779 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to RUN flight is about 17 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Reunion Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from JFK to RUN.


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 RUN
Destination airport name La Reunion Roland Garros Airport
City Reunion Island
Country Reunion
Latitude -20.9
Longitude 55.5


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