Flights to Thailand from New York

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The fare-table has a list of fares charged by multiple carriers for flights to Thailand from New York. The fares are based on a historical data (date, time mentioned) and are non-warranted. Fares comprise of base fare fuel surcharges, airline/airport taxes, and our service fee. Read terms and conditions.

Search, Compare and Book Flights to Thailand from New York

From business to first class to economy – no matter what type of flight comfort you need, Cheapfaremart can help you to find the lowest airfare from New York to Thailand. Both Thailand and New York have got multiple airports, so you can have multiple choices for your flight to Thailand from NYC. Wisely compare fares with multiple passenger carriers and find the lowest rate.

Looking for corporate flight booking or academic flight booking? Group flight booking is also available at a great discount. The only eligibility criterion is the number of passengers. Your group size should be of 10 or more travelers and they should be ready to share the same flight.

Airports in New York

1. John F. Kennedy International Airport

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.

The airport is in the neighborhood of Jamaica in the New York City borough of Queens, 16 miles (30 km) southeast of Midtown Manhattan.

2. LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

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

3. Newark Liberty International Airport (nearby)

Newark Liberty International Airport (IATA: EWR, ICAO: KEWR, FAA LID: EWR) is located in the U.S. state of New Jersey but it’s just 13 miles (20.92 km) from the center of New York. Hence, there is no harm in driving a small distance if it helps you get a cheap flight to Thailand from Bangkok.

Airports in Thailand

1. Suvarnabhumi Airport

Suvarnabhumi Airport (IATA: BKK, ICAO: VTBS), also known unofficially as Bangkok Airport, is one of two international airports serving Bangkok, Thailand. Handling 60 million passengers in 2017, the airport ranked at 21 globally. The airport is hub for Asia Atlantic Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Jet Asia Airways, Thai Airways, Thai Smile and Thai Vietjet Air.

2. Phuket International Airport

Phuket International Airport (IATA: HKT, ICAO: VTSP) is an international airport serving the Phuket Province of Thailand. Situated in the north of Phuket Island, 32 kilometres (20 mi) from the centre of Phuket City, the airport has a major role in Thailand’s tourism industry. Phuket Island is a popular resort destination. The airport ranks as the third-busiest airport in Thailand in terms of passengers, after Suvarnabhumi Airport and Don Mueang International Airport in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region.

3. Don Mueang International Airport

Don Mueang International Airport (IATA: DMK, ICAO: VTBD) began operational in 27 March 1914. It is honored as one of the world’s oldest international airports. Owned by the Royal Thai Airforce, the airport is hub for New Gen Airways, Nok Air

NokScoot, Siam Air, Thai AirAsia, and Thai Lion Air.

Nonstop Flights to Thailand from New York

No airlines or operators run nonstop flights to Bangkok from New York. There could be many reasons behind – like lack of commercial viability.

Connecting (1-Stop Flight) from New York to Thailand

There are many leading carriers operating one-stop flight from New York to Thailand. All flights are available from New York’s JFK and New Jersey’s EWR airports. In terms of airlines, you have many choices as listed below.

  • Swiss International Airlines
  • Hong Kong Airlines
  • Eva Air
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Finnair
  • Korean Air
  • Emirates
  • Japan Airlines
  • Jetblue Airways
  • United Airlines
  • All Nippon Airways
  • American Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Thai Airways International
  • Brussels Airlines

How Long is the Flight to Thailand from New York?

The flight distance between Bangkok and New York is 8,578 miles/13805 km and the estimated flight time is 17 hours 39 minutes.  Important: Bangkok is 11 hours ahead of New York. So you always reach the next day to your destination. Keep in mind the layover duration involved in the travel, which may further extend your travel time.

FlightFlight DistanceFlight Time
JFK to BKK8,676 miles/13963 km17 hours 51 minutes
EWR to BKK8,676 miles/13962 km17 hours 51 minutes
JFK to HKT9,038 miles/14546 km18 hours 35 minutes
EWR to HKT9,039 miles/14547 km18 hours 35 minutes

Note: The flight distance and time are for a nonstop flight (excluding any layover). The actual distance and time might vary, and are non-warranted. Check with your airlines to know precise information. 

How to Book Cheap Flights from New York to Thailand?

Citing the number of airlines serving passengers from NY to Thailand, one may conclude that it would be easier to find cheap flight ticket to Thailand from JFK or EWR airport. But it’s not like that. Airports in both the locations serve to a big volume of travelers and the demand for air ticket causes fares to go up. Here are some proven tips based on real-life experience that could help you.

1. Identify the cheapest day of the week to fly in Thailand

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday are the cheapest days to fly in Thailand.   Weekends get costlier as locals and visitors look forward to the time for an escape from their daily schedules and cores to have some fun time.

2. Identify the cheapest time of the day to fly in Thailand

If you book a flight that departs late at night, you are in for a big flight discount. There are not many takers of redeye flight to Bangkok because of sleep deprivation it brings.

3. Identify the cheapest months of the year to fly in Thailand

With the start of the wet season, from May, the airfare to Bangkok drops and, the trend continues until October. As the wet season gets over, again the number of visitors starts rising by November, January and February, which are the peak months of Bang

4. Budget Vs Full-Service Airlines

No budget or low cost airlines operate on this route as you have seen above. However, if you are an early bird, you can save big on your air ticket to Bangkok or any other city in Thailand. Remember, airlines start accepting flight reservation from 331 days in advance of the flight departure date. Block any fare that sounds at a price lower than the average. While waiting for something unexpected, most of the travelers lose the best air travel deals.