The cheapest times to fly from MLN to JFK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • November 5th 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 MLN to JFK is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1268 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $403 for Wednesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Melilla (MLN) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $415 to $1011 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $427. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $976. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $549 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $570 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLN to JFK flight.

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

MLN to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLN to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Melilla. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MLN. Saturdays 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 $108 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $577. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MLN 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 MLN 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 7 hour 46 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 MLN to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 6.67% less expensive than JFK
  • 2-layover flights available

See MLN to LGA flights


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

Hack #1: Madrid (MLN > MAD > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $461
  • Average savings: $109 (19.12%)

See MLN to AGP flights

Hack #2: Malaga (MLN > AGP > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $515
  • Average savings: $55 (9.65%)

See MLN to MAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Europa, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3770 miles or 6067 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLN to JFK flight is about 7 hour 46 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from MLN to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMLN
Origination airport nameMelilla Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeJFK
Destination airport nameJohn F. Kennedy International Airport
CityNew York, NY
Countrythe United States


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