The iconic skyline of New York is one of the most instantly recognizable in the world. As a major financial center, many of those arriving are on a business trip, but the city also welcomes many tourists on a city break. For visitors, it is the chance to see in person the well-known sights, such as Central Park, that they have seen so many times in films, while others will enjoy a trip to Broadway to see one of the latest shows. With museums, shops and the nearby coast with its seaside fun, there is something for everyone in the Big Apple.
Flying to New York
1. Which airports serve Kingston to New York?
Kingston is served by Norman Manley International Airport. There is car parking at the airport, but many passengers use the taxi and shuttle services for a hassle-free ride to the airport.
New York has three airports. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is the best known, with public transport links that include the subway, bus and the AirTrain. LaGuardia Airport is on several bus and subway routes, while Newark Liberty International Airport is served by the AirTrain and buses. You can rent cars at all the airports, but if you are spending all your stay in the city itself, you may not need one.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Kingston to New York?
There are several daily flights from Kingston to New York. Airlines you can use include JetBlue, Fly Jamaica Airways and Caribbean Airlines, with Spirit Airlines offering a connecting flight.
3. How long is the flight?
A flight from Kingston to New York takes about 3 hours 50 minutes. New York is just one hour ahead of Kingston, so there will not be too big an adjustment upon arrival.
4. Climate changes between Kingston and New York
In the summer months of June to September, both Kingston and New York are hot, with New York only slighter cooler than Kingston. However, Kingston maintains its high temperature all year round, while New York in the winter can be very cold, with temperatures dropping below freezing. Pack your warmest clothes if you are traveling then.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
New York uses the US dollar, which you can easily exchange at banks across the city. Most businesses will accept credit and debit cards.
If you require a visa to enter the US, you can apply for a tourist visa online. Passport holders from some countries do not require a visa, and in that case, you can obtain authorization to enter the US through ESTA (Electronic System Travel Authorization).
New York Information
Kingston is a city that is both cosmopolitan and exotic, a lively place full of noise and music. New York is just as vibrant but in a different way. From iconic sites, such as the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building, to seaside resorts, such as Coney Island, the city has something to appeal to everyone. Crammed with restaurants, there is food to suit diners of every taste. For a spectacular view, head to One World Observatory, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, where you can look down on the skyscrapers that make up New York’s skyline.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City?
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City.
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|< 7 days||$45,628||$47,523|
Compare Flight Prices from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Kingston, Jamaica to New York City flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|February||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||American||2/12/20||2/19/20||1||$27,756|
|March||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||JetBlue||3/6/20||3/8/20||0||$18,956|
|April||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||Spirit||4/24/20||4/28/20||1||$26,673|
|May||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||Major Airlines||5/1/20||5/8/20||0||$44,680|
|June||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||Caribbean||6/5/20||6/19/20||0||$27,485|
|July||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||Caribbean||7/4/20||7/12/20||0||$49,554|
|August||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||American||8/27/20||9/12/20||1||$52,398|
|September||Kingston, Jamaica||New York City||Caribbean||9/7/20||9/23/20||0||$45,493|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City
Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City is $39,941.
The average price for direct flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City is $56,595.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City
We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.
The average price for one way flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City is $27,350.
The average price for round trip flights from Kingston, Jamaica to New York City is $41,702.
Kingston, Jamaica to New York City Flight Questions
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Airlines in Kingston, Jamaica flying to New York City Last modified: Sep 13, 2020 5:58 -04:00Number of routes searched: 0Number of itineraries searched: 0
Wondering which airlines fly out of Kingston, Jamaica to New York City? We've gathered the average price of Kingston, Jamaica airlines with flights to New York City. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.
Kingston, Jamaica to New York City Airports
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