The cheapest times to fly from JFK to SAT are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 13th
- August 6th to November 11th
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 SAT is early September. Prices can be as high as $474 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $210 for Wednesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to San Antonio
Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to San Antonio, TX (SAT) will usually cost between $217 to $401 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $217. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $152 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $231 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to SAT flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to SAT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JFK to SAT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $109 (33%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $223. Return trip prices are from the SAT to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JFK to SAT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JFK to SAT? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Antonio International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1585 miles or 2551 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JFK to SAT?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to SAT flight is about 3 hour 50 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and San Antonio, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from JFK to SAT.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||San Antonio International Airport|
|City||San Antonio, TX|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from JFK to SAT tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 35% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SAT heading for JFK about 20 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in San Antonio, TX is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 23 minutes late
- American: 16 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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