Cheap Flights from New York City to Orlando

The displayed fares were last found on: Fri | 15 November 04:55 PM(EST) . Fares are round trip.

Above we have listed flights from New York City to Orlando with airfares based on a trend. You accept fares are non-warranted and subject to change as fares in the aviation industry are dynamic – based on demand and supply. The fare comprises base fare, fuel surcharges, airline/airport taxes, and our service fee.

NYC to Orlando: Airfare Insights by Different Factors

Cheapest Months

January, February and March are the cheapest months. The weather is cold. The average low temperature in January is 49.2°F. It increases gradually up to 55.8°F. Expect expensive flights in November and December due to the festive seasons and pleasant weather. Temperate floats between the mid-70s to mid-50s°F. Check airfare trends to book cheap air tickets.

NYC to Orlando Fares by Month

  • Airfare in USD

Note: Departure date 29th of every month, fares found on Oct 14, Carrier: American Airlines, Fare Type: Economy. Fares for 11 months because the airline has only 331 days of advance reservation window.

Cheapest Day

Tuesday to Friday are the cheapest days from NYC to MCO. Fares go up by Saturday, and the trend continues till Monday. The fluctuation doesn’t need an explanation. Orlando is a perfect weekend vacation destination. Families with kids flock in the city at the onset of vacation and leaves by late Sunday or early morning to resume their work on Monday.

NYC to Orlando Fares by Day

  • Airfare (USD)

Note: Fares for one-way American Airlines flights with departure from August 10 to 16, 2020 (Monday to Sunday) as found on Oct 14, 2019

Cheapest Time

The cheapest time of the day to depart to MCO from New York is from evening 6 PM to mid-night. The demand for air ticket drops during the time as after the flight time (approximately 2 hours 30 minutes), passengers are left with little time to explore the city, or complete their intended tasks. They are bound to pay hotel rentals for one more night.

NYC to Orlando Fare by Departure Time

  • Airfare (USD)

Note: Trend based on fares for one-way American Airlines flights with departure on August 16, 2020 (Sunday) as found on Oct 14, 2019

Cheapest Airline

American Airlines emerge as the cheapest airline option from NYC to MCO. The airline operates its direct flights to MCO from LGA (La Guardia Airport) and connecting flights (one-stop) from JFK Airport. The connection happens at Charlotte (CLT) Airport. United Airlines, Silver Airways, and Air Canada operate connecting flights only. See the fare trend by airline.

NYC to Orlando Fares by Airline

  • Airfare (USD)

Note: One-way fares found on Oct 14, 2019 for flights operated by American Airlines with departure date as August 17, 2020.

Airports in New York Handling Departure Flights to Orlando

1. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK/KJFK)

Popularly known as Kennedy Airport, JFK Airport, New York-JFK, or simply JFK or Kennedy, John F. Kennedy International Airport is the primary international airport serving New York City.

NYC Public Transportation Network provides connectivity to and from the airport. You may find the connection to the airport either with the Jamaica or Howard Beach AirTrain.

2. LaGuardia Airport (IATA: LGA, ICAO: KLGA)

This is the nearest airport from the center of New York City. The airport is located in the northern part of the New York City borough of Queens in the United States.

The airport ranks as the third busiest airport in New York City after John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. LaGuardia Airport covers 680 acres (280 ha). The airport has got 4 terminals – A, B, C, and D. There are nonstop flights from LGA to MCO with Frontier Airlines, Jetblue Airways, and United Airlines throughout the day. Scheduling your departure timing after 9 or 10 pm, you can find cheap flights from LaGuardia to Orlando.

Airport in Orlando Handling Arrival Flights from NYC

1. Orlando International Airport (IATA: MCO, ICAO: KMCO)

The airport has approximately 83 arrivals in a week from New York City with American, Delta, and JetBlue airlines. MCO is a major public airport located six miles (10 km) southeast of Downtown Orlando. Nonstop flights from JFK Airport to MCO are available.

2. Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB / KDAB)

Daytona Beach International Airport is a county-owned airport located three miles (5 km) southwest of Daytona Beach. The airport has domestic flights from Daytona Beach, Florida and is 53 miles from Orlando, FL. Most of the arrivals from New York City are with American airlines.

How Long is the Flight to Orlando from New York?

A nonstop flight from New York to Orlando takes around 3 hours. The flight distance between the two cities is 938 miles/1509 km. In case of a connecting flight, the layover duration adds up to your total travel time. Flight distance and flight time vary with change in arrival-departure airport pair.

Departure-Arrival Airport Flight Distance Flight Time
JFK to MCO 944 miles/1520 km 2 hours, 13 minutes
LGA to DAB 896 miles/1443 km 2 hours, 18 minutes
LGA to MCO 950 miles/1529 km 2 hours, 14 minutes
JFK to DAB 891 miles/1434 km 2 hours, 17 minutes

Note: The flight distance and flight time are tentative. You should check with your airlines to have the precise information.

How to Book Cheap Flights from New York to Orlando?

Some rules of thumb are worth applying in the flight booking process to bargain the best Orlando flight deals

1. Travel on a weekday

Weekend flights are pricier than the weekday flights. It’s an understood fact. Unless there are some restrictions on this front, it’s advisable to adjust your travel dates accordingly.

2. Travel in odd hours

Odd hour is slow for travel and cheap for ticket prices. You may find redeye flights to Orlando at a much cheaper rate than the regular flight.

3. Identify the best month to travel

The month of January, beginning about Jan 3. Most of February, excluding (Valentine’s Day weekend and the Super Bowl). Late August through September, excluding the Labor Day holiday. Starting two weeks of November and December are also a good time.

4. Be realistic in your approach

Patience is good. However, waiting for an unexpected fare drop many not be helpful. If you come across a good flight deal, confirm your flight ticket immediately.

5. Try booking from or to a nearby airport

There are alternative departure as well as arrival airport. For instance,  you can depart from EWR (Newark Liberty International Airport), an airport situated 13 miles from New York and arrive at MCO. You have airline choices as follows: Spirit, United, JetBlue Airways, Emirates, Singapore Airlines and JetBlue Airways.