The cheapest times to fly from MEX to JFK are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
- September 10th to October 14th
- October 29th to November 11th
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 MEX to JFK is late January. Prices can be as high as $701 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $244 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Mexico City (MEX) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $258 to $564 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $253. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $639. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $385 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $291 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEX to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEX to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MEX to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Mexico City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 $43 (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 $321. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MEX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MEX to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MEX to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Emirates, InterJet, JetBlue, Korean Air, Qantas, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, Volaris Costa Rica, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2091 miles or 3365 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MEX to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEX to JFK flight is about 4 hour 45 minutes.
How many flights go between Mexico City and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from MEX to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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