The cheapest times to fly from UTT to JFK are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of March 19th, April 2nd, and April 16th)
  • July 2nd to August 5th (except the week of July 23rd)
  • October 8th to October 28th

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 UTT to JFK is early August. Prices can be as high as $3157 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $907 for Tuesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Mthatha (UTT) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $907 to $1535 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $910. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1949. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1039 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $926 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UTT to JFK flight.

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

UTT to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UTT to JFK flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mthatha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into UTT. 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 $144 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $967. Return trip prices are from the JFK to UTT 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 UTT 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 15 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, South African, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8200 miles or 13197 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UTT to JFK flight is about 15 hour 44 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from UTT to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code UTT
Origination airport name Mthatha Airport
City Mthatha
Country South Africa
Latitude -31.5
Longitude 28.7

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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