The cheapest times to fly from JFK to XFN are

  • February 19th to April 22nd
  • August 27th 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 XFN is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1915 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $774 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Xiangyang

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Xiangfan (XFN) will usually cost between $870 to $1352 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $811. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $586 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1072 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to XFN flight.

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

JFK to XFN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to XFN flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as 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 fly to XFN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Xiangyang, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to New York. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $84 (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 $1050. Return trip prices are from the XFN 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 XFN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 17 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 XFN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tianhe Airport (WUH) in Wuhan

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 20.29% less expensive than XFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See JFK to WUH flights

Destination alternative #2: Nanyang East Airport (NNY) in Nanyang

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 6.72% less expensive than XFN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to NNY flights

Destination alternative #3: Yichang Sanxia Airport (YIH) in Yichang

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 5.13% less expensive than XFN
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to YIH flights


Flight Hacking JFK to XFN

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 XFN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (JFK > PEK > XFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1000
  • Average savings: $73 (6.76%)

See JFK to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Shenzhen, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7391 miles or 11895 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to XFN flight is about 14 hour 17 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from JFK to XFN.


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 XFN
Destination airport name Xiangyang Liuji Airport
City Xiangfan
Country China
Latitude 32.2
Longitude 112.3


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