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The cheapest times to fly from STL to JFK are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and October 8th)

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 STL to JFK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $609 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $241 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to New York

Flying from St. Louis, MO (STL) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $241 to $433 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $379. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $138 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $250 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STL to JFK flight.

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

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STL to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STL to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from St. Louis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $106 (30%) 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 $249. Return trip prices are from the JFK to STL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from STL 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 2 hour 35 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from STL to JFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 22.20% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See STL to BDL flights

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from JFK
  • Usually 9.00% less expensive than JFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See STL to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, Iberia, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to St Louis Lambert International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 890 miles or 1432 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STL to JFK flight is about 2 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Louis, MO and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from STL to JFK.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code STL
Origination airport name St Louis Lambert International Airport
City St. Louis, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.7
Longitude -90.4

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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