The cheapest times to fly from LBS to JFK are

  • January 15th to April 8th
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • October 29th 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 LBS to JFK is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $3731 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1346 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Labasa (LBS) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $1353 to $2214 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 $1364. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2447. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1083 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1613 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LBS to JFK flight.

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

LBS to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LBS to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Labasa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $360 (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 $1577. Return trip prices are from the JFK to LBS 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 LBS to JFK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LBS > LAX > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1305
  • Average savings: $308 (19.09%)

See LBS to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (LBS > SFO > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1470
  • Average savings: $144 (8.9%)

See LBS to LAX flights

Hack #3: Nadi (LBS > NAN > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1506
  • Average savings: $107 (6.63%)

See LBS to NAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Singapore Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7829 miles or 12600 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LBS to JFK flight is about 15 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from LBS to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LBS
Origination airport name Labasa Airport
City Labasa
Country Fiji
Latitude -16.5
Longitude 179.3

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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