The cheapest times to fly from JFK to SZG are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • September 3rd 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 SZG is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1562 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $448 for Thursday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Salzburg

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Salzburg (SZG) will usually cost between $564 to $1270 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $555. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1287. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $732 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $811 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to SZG flight.

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

JFK to SZG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to SZG 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

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SZG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Saturdays 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 $66 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $856. Return trip prices are from the SZG 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 SZG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 21 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 SZG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 24.91% less expensive than SZG
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Ljubljana

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 6.04% less expensive than SZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to LJU flights


Flight Hacking JFK to SZG

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 SZG — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $520
  • Average savings: $291 (35.88%)

See JFK to LGW flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $545
  • Average savings: $267 (32.86%)

See JFK to LHR flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (JFK > AMS > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $199 (24.54%)

See JFK to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, El Al, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4094 miles or 6589 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to SZG flight is about 8 hour 21 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from JFK to SZG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeSZG
Destination airport nameSalzburg Airport


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