The cheapest times to fly from SWF to KWI are

  • January 8th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 SWF to KWI is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $6098 for Monday flights during early August, or as low as $1257 for Saturday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Kuwait City

Flying from Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (SWF) to Kuwait (KWI) will usually cost between $1269 to $6098 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1405. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6098. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4693 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1627 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWF to KWI flight.

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

SWF to KWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWF to KWI flight is more expensive than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuwait City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Newburgh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $768 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2288. Return trip prices are from the KWI to SWF 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 SWF to KWI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SWF to KWI

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 SWF to KWI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (SWF > ORD > KWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $950
  • Average savings: $678 (41.64%)

See SWF to ORD flights

Hack #2: Atlanta, GA (SWF > ATL > KWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1093
  • Average savings: $534 (32.82%)

See SWF to ATL flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (SWF > DCA > KWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1131
  • Average savings: $497 (30.52%)

See SWF to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SWF to KWI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kuwait International Airport to Stewart International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6311 miles or 10157 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SWF to KWI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWF to KWI flight is about 12 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY and Kuwait?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from SWF to KWI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SWF
Origination airport name Stewart International Airport
City Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 41.5
Longitude -74.1

Return Airport

Destination code KWI
Destination airport name Kuwait International Airport
City Kuwait
Country Kuwait
Latitude 29.2
Longitude 48


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