The cheapest times to fly from MBJ to JFK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 MBJ to JFK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $765 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $360 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Montego Bay (MBJ) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $382 to $609 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 $379. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $643. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $265 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $456 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MBJ to JFK flight.

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

MBJ to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MBJ to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montego Bay. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is 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 $61 (12%) 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 $430. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MBJ 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 MBJ to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Airways, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1549 miles or 2493 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MBJ to JFK flight is about 3 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Montego Bay and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from MBJ to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MBJ
Origination airport name Sangster International Airport
City Montego Bay
Country Jamaica
Latitude 18.5
Longitude -77.9

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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