The cheapest times to fly from NGB to JFK are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • September 3rd to December 2nd (except the week of October 1st)

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 NGB to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1501 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $452 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Ningbo (NGB) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $503 to $1179 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $537. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $806 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $705 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NGB to JFK flight.

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

NGB to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NGB to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ningbo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into NGB. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Ningbo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $78 (9%) 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 $720. Return trip prices are from the JFK to NGB 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 NGB 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 14 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, American, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7470 miles or 12022 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NGB to JFK flight is about 14 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from NGB to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NGB
Origination airport name Lishe Airport
City Ningbo
Country China
Latitude 29.8
Longitude 121.5

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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