The cheapest times to fly from KOA to JFK are
- January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
- May 28th to June 10th
- July 30th to November 25th
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 KOA to JFK is early September. Prices can be as high as $1280 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $529 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Kona, HI (KOA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $554 to $968 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 $567. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1023. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $457 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $723 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KOA to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the KOA to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the KOA to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kailua-Kona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $150 (18%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $671. Return trip prices are from the JFK to KOA 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 KOA to JFK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking KOA to JFK
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 KOA to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $708
- Average savings: $16 (2.14%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from KOA to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4944 miles or 7957 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from KOA to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop KOA to JFK flight is about 9 hour 53 minutes.
How many flights go between Kona, HI and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from KOA to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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