The cheapest times to fly from SXM to JFK are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 7th to June 17th (except the week of May 21st)
  • July 30th to November 4th

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 SXM to JFK is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $911 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $309 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Philipsburg (SXM) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $314 to $597 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 $309. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $678. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $400 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SXM to JFK flight.

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

SXM to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SXM to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sint Maarten. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SXM. Saturdays 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 $67 (15%) 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 $387. Return trip prices are from the JFK to SXM 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 SXM to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Caribbean Airlines, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LIAT, Seaborne Airlines, Silver Airways, WestJet, Winair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1685 miles or 2712 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SXM to JFK flight is about 4 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Philipsburg 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 SXM to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSXM
Origination airport namePrincess Juliana International Airport
CountrySint Maarten

Return Airport

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


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