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Cheap flights from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl

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Melbourne (MEL) to John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to JFK flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in John F Kennedy Intl.
ME1 - JFK
Price
$1,180 - $2,121
JFK
Temperature
1 - 25 °C
JFK
Precipitation
71 - 114 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,180

From Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way from

$1,131

One-way flight from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 5% 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 61 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 Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,427, or $1,446 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Flights to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport from Melbourne in May are about $1,376 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $1,002.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (ME1 - JFK)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to JFK flights in September, October
27 Oct - 25 Jan
$2,103pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
22 Sep - 28 Sep
$2,311pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Sep - 18 Oct
$2,334pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to John F Kennedy Intl from Melbourne found for this year
16 Dec - 27 Feb
$1,689pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
16 Dec - 27 Feb
$1,852pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
22 Dec - 26 Jan
$1,926pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl

Late deals on return flights to John F Kennedy Intl from Melbourne, departing today and this week
30 Sep - 18 Oct
$2,334pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
1 Oct - 31 Oct
$2,490pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
2 Oct - 19 Dec
$14,527pp
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to John F Kennedy Intl from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl
17:55 - 09:30
Qatar Airways
1 stop
31h 35m
MEL - JFK
Qatar Airways
$1,131
qatarairways.com
17:15 - 15:00
Emirates
2 stops
35h 45m
MEL - JFK
Emirates
$1,147
Travel2Be
07:00 - 01:45
Hawaiian Airlines
2 stops
34h 45m
MEL - JFK
Hawaiian Airlines
$1,164
Hawaiian Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia, and Cathay Pacific. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

New policies can now be found on Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,479, but on average you can expect to pay $1,867.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for under $2,400?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport within the next 7 days for less than $2,400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport return?

Qatar Airways, at $2,127, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Hawaiian Airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $1,049 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Etihad Airways from $1,089 and Emirates from $1,118 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is generally $2,506, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $638. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - New York John F Kennedy Intl), you can expect to pay $1,650 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport are American Airlines, Air China and China Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to John F Kennedy Intl from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York John F Kennedy Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from John F Kennedy Intl?

Returning to Melbourne from New York John F Kennedy Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Destination information for John F Kennedy Intl

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.73
Average temperature for September in John F Kennedy Intl
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in John F Kennedy Intl
108.0 mm

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Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to New York John F Kennedy Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to John F Kennedy Intl choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$733 $1,238 No cancel fee 69%
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Air China
$916 $1,208 No cancel fee 67%
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China Southern
$938 $1,250 No cancel fee 69%
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China Eastern
$973 $1,366 No cancel fee 62%

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

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Philippine Airlines
$1,026 $1,357 No cancel fee 60%
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Virgin Australia
$1,038 $1,463 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$1,112 $1,617 No cancel fee 74%
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American Airlines
$1,207 $1,720 No cancel fee 71%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,258 $1,563 No cancel fee 72%
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Japan Airlines
$1,359 $1,554 No cancel fee 79%

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

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