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About Flights to New York

Summary info about New York flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R6 973

Best Round-Trip Price

R12 090

Fastest flight time

22h 00m

Operated By

7 airlines
The best one-way flight price to New York from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R6 973 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to New York John F Kennedy Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to New York from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R12 090 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to New York John F Kennedy Intl).
The fastest flight to New York from South Africa takes 22h 00m (Cape Town Intl to New York John F Kennedy Intl).
There are 7 airlines operating flights to New York, including Virgin Atlantic, Air France and Delta.

New York flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your New York flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to New York?

The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to New York from South Africa, with most prices found around R15 408. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of May, then book flights to New York from South Africa during November instead. Flights to New York in November, while not as cheap as those in May, still average around R15 501.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to New York?

R1 665 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to New York. This flight is from Orlando and is 86% cheaper than most flights to New York. To find the cheapest price to New York from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to New York?

How long does it take to fly to New York?

Flight times from South Africa to New York vary, but if you’re flying out of Johannesburg OR Tambo and flying into New York John F Kennedy Intl (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 23h 50m on average. Another popular route from South Africa to New York is flying from Cape Town Intl to New York John F Kennedy Intl, which will take roughly 27h 35m. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

How far in advance should I book a flight to New York?

We recommend purchasing flights from South Africa to New York 39 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to New York for R16 814.

Cheapest flights to New York airports

Find the cheapest flights to these New York airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
New York LaGuardia Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO New York

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)

Typically, flights to New York from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to New York John F Kennedy Intl, which has an average price of R16 121

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO NEW YORK FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTMay9% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to New York costs on average just R15 408 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO NEW YORK FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTAugust18% more expensiveIt costs about R19 925 for flights to New York from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in August
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO NEW YORK FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember257% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to New York from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to New York

When is it best to fly to New York to go sightseeing?

The best time to plan to fly to New York to go sightseeing would be when the temperature is not unbearable and the chance of rain is only moderate. Considering those guidelines, April, May, or September seem like the best times of year to plan your visit.

Is there an alternative airport near New York?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near New York is possible. If you are planning a flight to New York, consider booking flights to New York LaGuardia Airport (10 km from New York city centre), Newark Airport (17 km from New York city centre), New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (22 km from New York city centre) or New Windsor Stewart Airport (83 km from New York city centre).

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into New York?

New York LaGuardia Airport has an average price of R2 772 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting New York. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.

Are there flights to Financial District?

Yes, you can travel to Financial District via a flight to New York LaGuardia airport in New York (Financial District is 13,9 km from the airport).

What’s the closest airport to Times Square?

The airport which is nearest to Times Square is New York LaGuardia. It is 9,6 km away and is in New York.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to New York?

Prices for flights to New York are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to New York?

The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel to New York.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to New York?

The required travel and health documents for your New York trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's licence and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at New York. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.


New York flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to New York found recently by users on momondo
Etihad Airways
Feb 7
JNB9:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
30h 40m
1 stop
JFK9:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 14
JFK13:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
35h 50m
1 stop
JNB8:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 090
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Multiple Airlines
Feb 7
JNB9:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
37h 05m
1 stop
JFK15:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 14
JFK17:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
32h 30m
2 stops
JNB8:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 109
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Etihad Airways
Mar 18
JNB9:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
30h 40m
1 stop
JFK10:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
Apr 3
JFK14:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
35h 55m
1 stop
JNB8:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 296
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Etihad Airways
Mar 4
JNB9:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
30h 40m
1 stop
JFK9:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
Mar 15
JFK14:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
35h 50m
1 stop
JNB8:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 540
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Etihad Airways
Feb 7
JNB21:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
42h 45m
2 stops
JFK9:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
Feb 14
JFK13:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
34h 30m
2 stops
JNB7:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 559
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Kenya Airways
Apr 12
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
35h 20m
1 stop
JFK6:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
Apr 14
JFK12:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
40h 10m
1 stop
JNB10:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
R12 634
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Find the cheapest one-way flights to New York

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to New York, view some of our deals below provided by Etihad Airways and Kenya Airways
Kenya Airways
Mar 11
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
35h 20m
1 stop
JFK6:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
Feb 18
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
36h 20m
1 stop
JFK6:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
Feb 21
JNB9:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
37h 05m
1 stop
JFK15:55New York John F Kennedy Intl

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