The cheapest times to fly from UBJ to JFK are

  • January 15th to April 15th (except the weeks of March 5th, March 12th, and March 19th)
  • May 7th to July 15th
  • November 19th to December 2nd

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 UBJ to JFK is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2392 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1343 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Ube (UBJ) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $1343 to $1737 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1395. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1787. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $391 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1432 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UBJ to JFK flight.

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

UBJ to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UBJ to JFK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Ube. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 UBJ. 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 $190 (12%) 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 $1418. Return trip prices are from the JFK to UBJ 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 UBJ 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 13 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Tokyo (UBJ > HND > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1215
  • Average savings: $218 (15.19%)

See UBJ to ICN flights

Hack #2: Seoul (UBJ > ICN > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1315
  • Average savings: $117 (8.17%)

See UBJ to HND flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (UBJ > LAX > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1400
  • Average savings: $32 (2.23%)

See UBJ to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, ANA, British Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7042 miles or 11333 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UBJ to JFK flight is about 13 hour 39 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from UBJ to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeUBJ
Origination airport nameYamaguchi Ube Airport

Return Airport

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


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