Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Central America from $57

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
NYC — SJO
May 29 — Jun 51

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 56 days in advance, which can save you up to 64% on flights from New York to Central America compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 56 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $316. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $413.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Central America?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Central America from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $343 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $130. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Central America (NYC - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York to Central America as you normally would.

Cheap American Airlines flights from New York to Central America

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between New York and Central America. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Thu 5/307:30 amLGA - SJO
1 stop16h 44mAmerican Airlines
Wed 6/56:25 amSJO - LGA
1 stop13h 02mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$266
Thu 8/155:00 amEWR - SJO
2 stops19h 08mAmerican Airlines
Mon 8/196:20 amSJO - EWR
2 stops26h 41mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$268
Sun 6/26:15 amEWR - SJO
2 stops32h 35mAmerican Airlines
Wed 6/511:59 pmSJO - EWR
2 stops20h 43mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$282
Tue 5/286:36 pmLGA - SJO
2 stops20h 14mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/46:00 amSJO - LGA
2 stops29h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$284

Cheap Copa Airlines flights from New York to Central America

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Copa Airlines for the route between New York and Central America. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Wed 5/293:33 pmJFK - SJO
1 stop18h 16mCopa Airlines
Wed 6/126:14 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop17h 47mCopa Airlines
Deal found 5/23$320
Thu 5/303:33 pmJFK - GUA
1 stop19h 19mCopa Airlines
Tue 6/44:54 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop19h 07mCopa Airlines
Deal found 5/22$355

Cheap New York to Central America flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from New York to Central America specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Prices were last updated on May 24, 2024.
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$155
Wed 6/56:55 amJFK - GUA
2 stops13h 30mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$161
Mon 6/36:50 pmJFK - GUA
Nonstop5h 09mJetBlue
Sat 6/1511:10 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 43mJetBlue
Deal found 5/22$165
Mon 6/32:55 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 20mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$167
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Thu 6/137:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$175
Wed 6/56:55 amJFK - GUA
1 stop13h 00mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$177
Thu 6/64:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Tue 6/117:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$180
Tue 6/43:30 amJFK - GUA
2 stops16h 55mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$186
Mon 6/102:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Thu 6/205:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$190

New York to Central America 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New York and Central America in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Tue 9/242:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 9/301:43 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 26mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$143
Thu 10/32:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 10/71:43 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 26mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$148
Tue 9/32:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 9/91:43 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 26mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$149
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$155
Mon 9/24:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Thu 9/123:00 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop9h 10mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$157
Mon 9/23:30 amJFK - GUA
1 stop8h 45mAvianca
Thu 9/123:00 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop9h 10mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$158
Mon 9/26:55 amJFK - GUA
1 stop13h 35mAvianca
Thu 9/123:00 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop9h 10mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$159
Wed 6/56:55 amJFK - GUA
2 stops13h 30mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$161
Tue 9/243:30 amJFK - GUA
2 stops16h 55mAvianca
Mon 9/303:40 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 30mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$163

Non-stop flights to Central America from New York

Discover non-stop flight options from New York to Central America. Find direct flights with no layovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore non-stop flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Mon 6/107:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$155
Mon 6/36:50 pmJFK - GUA
Nonstop5h 09mJetBlue
Sat 6/1511:10 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 43mJetBlue
Deal found 5/22$165
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Thu 6/137:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$175
Thu 6/64:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Tue 6/117:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$180
Mon 6/102:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Thu 6/205:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$190
Mon 6/102:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 6/175:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$193
Wed 6/124:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Tue 6/187:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$200
Mon 8/266:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
Thu 9/269:44 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 02mJetBlue
Deal found 5/23$202
Tue 6/112:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Tue 6/185:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$203

New York to Central America flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from New York to Central America for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Sun 6/23:30 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 50mAvianca
Thu 6/138:00 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 40mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$211
Sat 6/12:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Tue 6/45:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$213
Sat 6/16:50 pmJFK - GUA
Nonstop5h 09mJetBlue
Wed 6/1211:59 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 44mJetBlue
Deal found 5/23$215
Sun 6/23:30 amJFK - GUA
1 stop17h 00mAvianca
Tue 6/117:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/22$217
Tue 5/282:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 6/31:43 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 26mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/21$221
Tue 5/282:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 6/31:43 pmGUA - JFK
1 stop8h 26mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/22$222
Tue 5/282:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Mon 6/35:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$224
Sun 6/23:30 amJFK - GUA
1 stop6h 45mAvianca
Sat 6/87:25 pmGUA - JFK
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$227
Sat 6/12:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Sat 9/75:17 pmSAL - JFK
Nonstop4h 52mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$228

One-way flights to Central America from New York

Search for one-way flight options from New York to Central America. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Thu 10/32:19 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 19mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$57
Wed 6/54:00 amJFK - GUA
Nonstop4h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$58
Mon 6/32:55 amJFK - GUA
1 stop7h 20mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$59
Mon 8/2611:15 amEWR - SAL
1 stop14h 54mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 5/23$59
Mon 6/36:50 pmJFK - GUA
Nonstop5h 09mJetBlue
Deal found 5/23$63
Sun 8/256:58 pmEWR - SAL
Nonstop4h 52mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/23$65
Tue 5/282:19 amJFK - SAL
Nonstop4h 51mVolaris El Salvador
Deal found 5/23$68
Mon 9/23:30 amJFK - GUA
1 stop8h 45mAvianca
Deal found 5/23$69
Sun 8/256:00 amEWR - SAL
1 stop16h 17mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/23$70

Find flights from New York to Central America within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from New York to Central America that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.

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$143 - $266

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New York John F Kennedy IntlGuatemala City La Aurora

JFK - GUA

JFKGUA

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Tue 9/24

1 stop7h 19m

Guatemala City La Aurora

Mon 9/30

1 stop8h 26m

$143

New York John F Kennedy IntlGuatemala City La Aurora

JFK - GUA

JFKGUA

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Thu 10/3

1 stop7h 19m

Guatemala City La Aurora

Mon 10/7

1 stop8h 26m

$148

New York John F Kennedy IntlGuatemala City La Aurora

JFK - GUA

JFKGUA

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Wed 6/5

Nonstop4h 45m

Guatemala City La Aurora

Mon 6/10

Nonstop4h 45m

$155

New York John F Kennedy IntlGuatemala City La Aurora

JFK - GUA

JFKGUA

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Mon 6/3

Nonstop5h 09m

Guatemala City La Aurora

Tue 6/4

Nonstop4h 44m

$165

NewarkSan Salvador El Salvador Intl

EWR - SAL

EWRSAL

Newark

Wed 10/2

Nonstop4h 52m

San Salvador El Salvador Intl

Mon 10/7

1 stop17h 17m

$186

NewarkGuatemala City La Aurora

EWR - GUA

EWRGUA

Newark

Wed 8/28

1 stop11h 40m

Guatemala City La Aurora

Tue 9/3

1 stop16h 27m

$194

New York John F Kennedy IntlSan Salvador El Salvador Intl

JFK - SAL

JFKSAL

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Mon 6/3

Nonstop4h 51m

San Salvador El Salvador Intl

Tue 6/11

Nonstop4h 52m

$208

NewarkSan Salvador El Salvador Intl

EWR - SAL

EWRSAL

Newark

Wed 9/4

1 stop22h 06m

San Salvador El Salvador Intl

Mon 9/9

1 stop28h 16m

$249

New York LaGuardiaSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

LGA - SJO

LGASJO

New York LaGuardia

Thu 5/30

1 stop16h 44m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Wed 6/5

1 stop13h 02m

$266

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Deals found on 5/23

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Reviews of airlines servicing Central America

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Central America. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Central America. Reviews last updated May 24, 2024.
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.9
Good
2,663 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.8
Good
313 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.6
Good
2,503 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.6
Good
4,417 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from New York to Central America for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Central America for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris El Salvador for just $143, but on average you can expect to pay $167.

  • Are there nonstop flights from New York to Central America for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Central America under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Central America is less than $198.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Central America for under $300?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Central America within the next 7 days for less than $300.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Central America one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Volaris El Salvador. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $57. Users have also found prices from $58 and $59 on Avianca and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

  • What are the most popular routes from New York to Central America?

  • What are the cheapest flights from New York to Central America?

    The cheapest flight price from New York to Central America is $102. On average you can expect to pay $300. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), can usually be booked for $202.

  • What does JFK to SJO mean?

    This is defined as New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) and San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport (SJO). Codes like San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Guatemala City La Aurora Airport (GUA), San Salvador El Salvador Intl Airport (SAL), Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport (PTY), San Pedro Sula Ramon Villeda Airport (SAP), Managua Augusto C Sandino Airport (MGA) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New York to Central America that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your New York to Central America flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from New York to Central America with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter New York to Central America flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New York to Central America that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on New York to Central America flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from New York to Central America?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from New York to Central America.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from New York to Central America?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from New York to Central America by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New York to Central America that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from New York to Central America offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from New York to Central America?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on New York to Central America flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the New York to Central America flight deals updated?

    The New York to Central America flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/23.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Central America?

  • When is the best time to book a flight from New York to Central America?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from New York to Central America (average of $387). Flying from New York to Central America in July is currently the most expensive (average of $528). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Volaris Costa RicaCheapest$114Average$333FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$117Average$397FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
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JetBlueCheapest$124Average$460FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
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AviancaCheapest$127Average$412FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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VolarisCheapest$133Average$412FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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DeltaCheapest$138Average$489FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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AeromexicoCheapest$144Average$578FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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United AirlinesCheapest$159Average$696FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Volaris El SalvadorCheapest$178Average$313FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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American AirlinesCheapest$227Average$573FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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Hourly flight availability from New York to Central America

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