The cheapest times to fly from MAU to JFK are

  • March 12th to June 10th (except the weeks of March 26th and May 14th)
  • December 3rd to February 18th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 MAU to JFK is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $5342 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $1942 for Monday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Maupiti (MAU) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $2907 to $3666 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $2835. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $4150. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1315 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3131 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAU to JFK flight.

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

MAU to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAU to JFK flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Maupiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MAU. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Maupiti. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $392 (11%) 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 $3081. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MAU 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 MAU 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 12 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $2996
  • Average savings: $135 (4.31%)

See MAU to SJC flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (MAU > SJC > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $3097
  • Average savings: $35 (1.1%)

See MAU to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (MAU > SFO > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $3118
  • Average savings: $14 (0.43%)

See MAU to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6371 miles or 10253 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAU to JFK flight is about 12 hour 27 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MAU to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAU
Origination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3

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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