The cheapest times to fly from JFK to SNN are

  • February 5th to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 20th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 15th and 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 SNN is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $933 for Tuesday flights during mid December, or as low as $425 for Wednesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Shannon

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Shannon (SNN) will usually cost between $428 to $761 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $452. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $820. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $368 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $582 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to SNN flight.

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

JFK to SNN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to SNN 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SNN, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Shannon, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $54 (8%) 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 $581. Return trip prices are from the SNN 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 SNN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 31 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from JFK to SNN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dublin Airport (DUB) in Dublin

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from SNN
  • Usually 11.43% less expensive than SNN
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to DUB flights


Flight Hacking JFK to SNN

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 SNN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (JFK > LGW > SNN)

  • Price for both tickets: $452
  • Average savings: $130 (22.34%)

See JFK to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (JFK > LHR > SNN)

  • Price for both tickets: $515
  • Average savings: $68 (11.6%)

See JFK to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3073 miles or 4946 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to SNN flight is about 6 hour 31 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from JFK to SNN.


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 SNN
Destination airport name Shannon Airport
City Shannon
Country Ireland
Latitude 52.7
Longitude -8.9


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