The cheapest times to fly from SOU to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • October 1st to October 14th
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 SOU to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1224 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $442 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Southampton (SOU) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $447 to $1044 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 $448. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1012. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $564 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $500 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SOU to JFK flight.

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

SOU to JFK Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SOU. 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 $142 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $581. Return trip prices are from the JFK to SOU 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 SOU 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 7 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Amsterdam (SOU > AMS > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $461
  • Average savings: $40 (7.9%)

See SOU to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (SOU > CDG > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $461
  • Average savings: $39 (7.8%)

See SOU to AMS flights

Hack #3: Dublin (SOU > DUB > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $481
  • Average savings: $20 (3.9%)

See SOU to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Alitalia, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3416 miles or 5498 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SOU to JFK flight is about 7 hour 8 minutes.

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

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSOU
Origination airport nameSouthampton Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

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


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