The cheapest times to fly from SBZ to JFK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and 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 SBZ to JFK is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1234 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $433 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Sibiu (SBZ) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $492 to $1113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $490. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1147. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $656 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $688 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBZ to JFK flight.

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

SBZ to JFK Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Sibiu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (10%) 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 $713. Return trip prices are from the JFK to SBZ 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 SBZ 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 9 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (SBZ > CPH > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $491
  • Average savings: $198 (28.71%)

See SBZ to MAD flights

Hack #2: Madrid (SBZ > MAD > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $542
  • Average savings: $146 (21.18%)

See SBZ to CPH flights

Hack #3: Mulhouse (SBZ > BSL > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $578
  • Average savings: $110 (15.99%)

See SBZ to BSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, TAROM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4613 miles or 7424 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBZ to JFK flight is about 9 hour 17 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SBZ to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SBZ
Origination airport name Sibiu Airport
City Sibiu
Country Romania
Latitude 45.8
Longitude 24.1

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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