The cheapest times to fly from JFK to YAP are

  • February 12th to March 4th
  • March 26th to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • August 27th to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 16th (except the week of November 26th)

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 YAP is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $8983 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $2592 for Sunday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Yap

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Yap (YAP) will usually cost between $2638 to $8458 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $2592. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $8983. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6391 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3237 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to YAP flight.

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

JFK to YAP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to YAP 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 $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday 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 $0 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4206. Return trip prices are from the YAP 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 YAP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JFK to YAP

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 YAP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (JFK > SFO > YAP)

  • Price for both tickets: $2277
  • Average savings: $960 (29.66%)

See JFK to SFO flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (JFK > LAX > YAP)

  • Price for both tickets: $2546
  • Average savings: $692 (21.36%)

See JFK to LAX flights

Hack #3: Guam, GU (JFK > GUM > YAP)

  • Price for both tickets: $2651
  • Average savings: $586 (18.1%)

See JFK to GUM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Delta, JAL, JetBlue, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8420 miles or 13551 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to YAP flight is about 16 hour 8 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from JFK to YAP.


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 YAP
Destination airport name Yap International Airport
City Yap
Country Micronesia
Latitude 9.5
Longitude 138.1


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.