The cheapest times to fly from MAO to JFK are

  • January 29th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 19th and February 26th)
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

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 MAO to JFK is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1475 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $777 for Monday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Manaus (MAO) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $840 to $1251 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $839. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1361. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $877 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAO to JFK flight.

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

MAO to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAO to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Manaus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MAO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Manaus. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $100 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $924. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MAO 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 MAO 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 6 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MAO to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 0.34% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAO to EWR flights


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

Hack #1: Miami, FL (MAO > MIA > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $703
  • Average savings: $174 (19.84%)

See MAO to BSB flights

Hack #2: Brasilia (MAO > BSB > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $862
  • Average savings: $16 (1.77%)

See MAO to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Azul, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Airways, COPA, Delta, Gol, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3139 miles or 5052 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAO to JFK flight is about 6 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from MAO to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAO
Origination airport name Eduardo Gomes International Airport
City Manaus
Country Brazil
Latitude -3
Longitude -60

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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