The cheapest times to fly from LFW to JFK are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 17th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 LFW to JFK is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2374 for Friday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $954 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Lome (LFW) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $990 to $1678 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $974. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1639. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $665 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1173 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LFW to JFK flight.

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

LFW to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LFW to JFK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lome. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below 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 LFW. 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 $224 (16%) 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 $1133. Return trip prices are from the JFK to LFW 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 LFW 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 10 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Paris (LFW > CDG > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1086
  • Average savings: $87 (7.38%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5156 miles or 8298 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LFW to JFK flight is about 10 hour 16 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from LFW to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LFW
Origination airport name Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport
City Lome
Country Togo
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 1.3

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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