The cheapest times to fly from PEK to JFK are
- January 29th to April 15th
- September 3rd to December 31st (except the weeks of September 24th and December 10th)
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 PEK to JFK is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1176 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $429 for Wednesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Beijing (PEK) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $436 to $1052 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $439. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1111. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $672 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $634 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PEK to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PEK to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 PEK. Fridays 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 $48 (7%) 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 $656. Return trip prices are from the JFK to PEK 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 PEK to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PEK to JFK? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 43 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Capital International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6821 miles or 10977 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PEK to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to JFK flight is about 13 hour 16 minutes.
How many flights go between Beijing and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 104 available flights from PEK to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Capital International Airport|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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