The cheapest times to fly from LAS to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 LAS to JFK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1340 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $218 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $219 to $489 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $742. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $514 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $301 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to JFK flight.

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

LAS to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. 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 $127 (32%) 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 $278. Return trip prices are from the JFK to LAS 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 LAS to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Azul, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2242 miles or 3608 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to JFK flight is about 5 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from LAS to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAS
Origination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAS to JFK tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 26% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JFK heading for LAS about 14 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 6 minutes late
  • American: 2 minutes late
  • JetBlue: 28 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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