The cheapest times to fly from LAP to JFK are

  • January 15th to August 5th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 19th, March 12th, April 23rd, and April 30th)
  • mid October

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 LAP to JFK is early August. Prices can be as high as $4931 for Friday flights during late April, or as low as $3245 for Tuesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from La Paz (LAP) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $3245 to $3349 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $3245. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $3498. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $253 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3280 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAP to JFK flight.

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

LAP to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAP to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from La Paz. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.85, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAP. Fridays 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 $94 (2%) 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 $3254. Return trip prices are from the JFK to LAP 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 LAP 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 5 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAP 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 LAP to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (LAP > MEX > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $395
  • Average savings: $2885 (87.96%)

See LAP to GDL flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (LAP > GDL > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $461
  • Average savings: $2819 (85.95%)

See LAP to MEX flights

Hack #3: Monterrey (LAP > MTY > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $2723 (83.02%)

See LAP to MTY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, COPA, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to General Manuel Marquez de Leon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2398 miles or 3859 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAP to JFK flight is about 5 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between La Paz and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from LAP to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAP
Origination airport name General Manuel Marquez de Leon International Airport
City La Paz
Country Mexico
Latitude 24.1
Longitude -110.4

Return Airport

Destination code JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


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