Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to South Korea

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 57 days in advance to save up to 68% 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 57 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 New York to South Korea 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,081, or $1,197 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to South Korea?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Korea from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $855 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $463. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to South Korea (NYC - KR)?

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

Cheap flights from New York to South Korea in January, February 2022

The best prices found for NYC to South Korea flights for January, February
Feb 7 - Feb 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$626

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/16/22

Feb 20 - Apr 24
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 05m
$627

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/15/22

Jan 30 - Mar 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$629

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/15/22

New York to South Korea 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Korea from New York found for this year
May 1 - May 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

23h 35m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 05m
$614

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/16/22

Mar 2 - Mar 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$625

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/16/22

Mar 10 - May 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 05m
$626

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

Non-stop flights to South Korea from New York

Save time with New York to South Korea direct flight deals
Feb 14 - Apr 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

14h 15m
$1,156

Asiana Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Mar 7 - Mar 11
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

14h 00m
$1,157

Asiana Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Mar 2 - Mar 10
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

14h 00m
$1,161

Asiana Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Last minute flights from New York to South Korea

Late deals on return flights to South Korea from New York, departing today and this week
Jan 23 - Mar 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$630

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/15/22

Jan 23 - Mar 15
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$672

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 26 - Feb 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
ICN

Incheon Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
$682

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/16/22

One-way flights to South Korea from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to South Korea
Mar 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

27h 20m
$513

Aeroflot

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 29
LGA

New York LaGuardia

ICN

Incheon Intl

3 stops

53h 10m
$515

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ICN

Incheon Intl

1 stop

27h 20m
$521

Aeroflot

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Deal found 1/17/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to South Korea flights.

Which airlines flying from New York to South Korea have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to South Korea have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. China Eastern, Korean Air, and Asiana Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like China Eastern with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to South Korea for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to South Korea for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $614, but on average you can expect to pay $664.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to South Korea for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to South Korea under $1,200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to South Korea is less than $1,183.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to South Korea for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to South Korea within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What are the most popular routes from New York to South Korea?

When deciding which route to take from New York to South Korea consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Incheon Intl, Newark - Incheon Intl or New York LaGuardia - Incheon Intl as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to South Korea?

Before booking your flight from New York to South Korea check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to South Korea?

Consider Delta (96%), Aerolineas Argentinas (92%) or Thai Airways (65%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York to South Korea.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to South Korea?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $545. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Incheon Intl) can be booked for $672 on average our data indicates $1,777 when flying from New York to South Korea.

Can I fly to South Korea from New York right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to South Korea

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Korea.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to South Korea.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering South Korea.

Documents
K-ETA - K-ETA is an electronic travel authorization that visa-free foreign visitors need to obtain before entering the Republic of Korea.


Can I fly back to New York from South Korea?

Returning to New York from South Korea

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Korea must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Korea are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Destination points for flights from New York to South Korea

Select to see more specific information for flights from New York to all places in South Korea

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to South Korea

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to South Korea choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$251
Average$981
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$400
Average$767
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$447
Average$795
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Aeromexico
Cheapest$622
Average$779
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$661
Average$1,025
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$672
Average$796
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
EVA Air
Cheapest$757
Average$973
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
China Airlines
Cheapest$786
Average$1,027
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$815
Average$1,160
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$823
Average$1,044
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from New York to South Korea

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York to South Korea
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
37%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
62%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Noon
6 PM