Cheap flights from California (CA) to John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
California to John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

How far in advance should I book a flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 21 days in advance to save up to 26% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 21 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $229, or $301 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to John F. Kennedy Intl from California average $235. You can even find prices in August for less than $235, as users have found deals to John F. Kennedy Intl from as low as $62. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to John F. Kennedy Intl from California. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 25%.

Cheap flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl in April, May 2021

3 May - 4 May
$171pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Apr - 29 Apr
$191pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 May - 9 May
$193pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

California to John F. Kennedy Intl 2021 flight deals

3 May - 6 May
$171pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Apr - 29 Apr
$191pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 May - 9 May
$193pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from California

4 May - 9 May
$193pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
13 May - 17 May
$194pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
11 May - 11 May
$197pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl

22 Apr - 25 Apr
$225pp
SFO
San Francisco
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
22 Apr - 25 Apr
$231pp
SFO
San Francisco
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
21 Apr - 25 Apr
$236pp
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from California

4:45 am - 7:29 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
11h 44m
LAX - JFK
JetBlue
7:00 am - 8:22 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
10h 22m
SFO - JFK
Major Airline
$108
StudentUniverse
3:30 am - 11:55 am
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
5h 25m
LAX - JFK
Alaska Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From California to John F. Kennedy Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from California to John F. Kennedy Intl due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both California and John F. Kennedy Intl for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from California to New York John F Kennedy Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from California to New York John F Kennedy Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from California to New York John F Kennedy Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

JetBlue, Delta, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on JetBlue for just $171, but on average you can expect to pay $197.

Are there nonstop flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl is less than $209.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

The California to New York John F Kennedy Intl flight path was viewed by 393 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from California to John F. Kennedy Intl.

What are the most popular routes from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

The most popular route from California to John F. Kennedy Intl is Los Angeles - New York John F Kennedy Intl. You may also consider San Francisco - New York John F Kennedy Intl or San Diego - New York John F Kennedy Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

The cheapest flight price from California to John F. Kennedy Intl is $119. On average you can expect to pay $807. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - New York John F Kennedy Intl), can usually be booked for $194.

What are the most reliable airlines from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from California to John F. Kennedy Intl on time: Fiji Airways(100%), Finnair(100%), Etihad Airways(98%.)

How long is the flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl?

A quick flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl can take about 5h 14m. JetBlue provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $212. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from California to John F. Kennedy Intl round-trip?

According to our current data, JetBlue ($171), Major Airline ($191), and Alaska Airlines ($194) offers the cheapest pricing from California to John F. Kennedy Intl.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to John F. Kennedy Intl one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from California to John F. Kennedy Intl are JetBlue ($86), Alaska Airlines ($93), and Major Airline ($93).

Destination information for John F. Kennedy Intl

Flight duration
6h 01m
Average temperature for April in John F. Kennedy Intl
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for April in John F. Kennedy Intl
3.8 ″

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)

Airports servicing New York

Top 8 airlines flying from California to John F. Kennedy Intl

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$98 $259 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$144 $305 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$118 $308 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$72 $340 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$118 $357 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$118 $359 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$128 $378 No cancel fee 69%
Endeavor Airlines
$412 $524 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Endeavor Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.