The cheapest times to fly from MVY to JFK are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • June 18th to October 21st

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 MVY to JFK is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $926 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $174 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Martha’s Vineyard, MA (MVY) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $235 to $818 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $256. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $882. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $626 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $641 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MVY to JFK flight.

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

MVY to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MVY to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Martha’s Vineyard. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.31, which is above 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 $70 (11%) 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 $560. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MVY 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 MVY to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from MVY to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 4.14% less expensive than JFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See MVY to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 0.55% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See MVY to LGA flights


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

Hack #1: Boston, MA (MVY > BOS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $629
  • Average savings: $12 (1.8%)

See MVY to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Martha’s Vineyard Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 173 miles or 278 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MVY to JFK flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Martha’s Vineyard, MA and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from MVY to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMVY
Origination airport nameMartha’s Vineyard Airport
CityMartha’s Vineyard, MA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MVY to JFK tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JFK heading for MVY about 21 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • JetBlue: 21 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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