The cheapest times to fly from POP to EWR are

  • July 30th to August 19th
  • September 3rd to November 25th
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 1st and February 19th)

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 POP to EWR is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1262 for Friday flights during late May, or as low as $420 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Newark

Flying from Puerto Plata (POP) to Newark, NJ (EWR) will usually cost between $451 to $882 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $462. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $933. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $471 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $588 can be considered a good price for a round-trip POP to EWR flight.

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

POP to EWR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the POP to EWR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Puerto Plata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $141 (21%) 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 $527. Return trip prices are from the EWR to POP 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 POP to EWR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 37 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 POP to EWR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 6.97% less expensive than EWR
  • Nonstop flights available

See POP to JFK flights

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

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 5.27% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See POP to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from POP to EWR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, JetBlue, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newark Liberty International Airport to Gregorio Luperon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1462 miles or 2353 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from POP to EWR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop POP to EWR flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Puerto Plata and Newark, NJ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from POP to EWR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePOP
Origination airport nameGregorio Luperon International Airport
CityPuerto Plata
CountryDominican Republic

Return Airport

Destination codeEWR
Destination airport nameNewark Liberty International Airport
CityNewark, NJ
Countrythe United States


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