The cheapest times to fly from WAW to JFK are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 WAW to JFK is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $873 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $422 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Warsaw (WAW) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $457 to $746 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $461. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $847. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $386 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $531 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WAW to JFK flight.

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

WAW to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WAW to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Warsaw. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $58 (8%) 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 $526. Return trip prices are from the JFK to WAW 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 WAW to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 38 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Oslo (WAW > OSL > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $413
  • Average savings: $119 (22.32%)

See WAW to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (WAW > CPH > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $427
  • Average savings: $105 (19.68%)

See WAW to OSL flights

Hack #3: Brussels (WAW > BRU > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $442
  • Average savings: $89 (16.76%)

See WAW to BRU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, Kenya Airways, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4254 miles or 6846 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WAW to JFK flight is about 8 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from WAW to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WAW
Origination airport name Warsaw Chopin Airport
City Warsaw
Country Poland
Latitude 52.2
Longitude 21

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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