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Fares from $159 One Way, $318 Round Trip from New York to Helena

Prices starting at $318 for return flights and $159 for one-way flights to Helena were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Airports in New York

Three airports service the New York metropolitan area: John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. JFK is located 20 miles from Manhattan on JFK Access Road. LaGuardia is located 6.5 miles from Manhattan on Ditmars Boulevard. Newark is located 16 miles from Manhattan on Brewster Road in Newark, New Jersey. Numerous airlines service the three airports, including North American, JetBlue and United Airlines. The Orbitz.com website can find you cheap flights from New York to any domestic or international destination.

Parking and Transportation

All three airports have long-term parking options available. JFK and Newark both charge $18 per day for long-term parking. The long-term parking at LaGuardia Airport costs $33 per day for the first two days, and $18 per day for each additional day. The NYC Airporter shuttle takes passengers from New York to JFK and LaGuardia airports. The bus fare is $12.75 to LaGuardia and $15.75 to JFK. The subway also runs between Manhattan, LaGuardia and JFK. Cab fare from Manhattan runs between $30 and $50, depending on which airport you're heading to. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airports

If you need to grab a bite to eat before your flight, all three airports have on-site restaurants. Some of the dining options include McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks. Using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from New York means that all of your travel details are handled before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before your flight.

Helena Regional Airport

Traveling to Helena, MT can be an easy and enjoyable experience when booking flights with Orbitz.com. Orbitz.com can help you book budget flights to Helena. Helena Regional Airport is the major airport that serves the Helena area. It is located northeast of the Helena central business district. Over 200,000 passengers traveled through the airport in 2011. Alaska Airlines, Delta, Compass Airlines, SkyWest Airlines, Silver Airways, and United Airlines all operate at the Helena Regional Airport.

Transportation at Helena Regional Airport

Helena Regional Airport offers ground transportation and parking. Long term parking rates start at $3 per day or $15 per week. Short term parking is free for up to one hour. Taxis, rental cars and shuttle services are readily available at the airport. Capitol Taxi is the most popular taxi service and may be called free of charge at the baggage claim terminal. It only takes 10 minutes to get to downtown Helena with a taxi. Several shuttle services are available near the east entrance of the airport. Shuttles may be called for free using the courtesy phone located at the baggage claim terminal.

Weather in Helena

The summer season tends to be dry in Helena, with average temperatures in the mid-80s. Expect the fall weather to be variable, with temperatures ranging from the low 70s to the low 50s. Winter months can be extremely cold, so it is wise to pack extra sweaters and jackets if you are travelling during that time. Expect the winter temperatures to settle in the low 40s. Spring is usually cool, with average temperatures in the late 50s.

Popular Attractions in Helena

Helena has several attractions for visitors. The Montana Historical Society museum has a "Montana Homeland" exhibit that features several artifacts related to Montana's history. The Mackay Gallery of Russell Art offers a plethora of sculptures and paintings for art lovers. The Montana State Capitol offers self-guided tours as well as scheduled group tours. Simply consult your planner and book a flight to Helena with Orbitz.com today.

Flights from New York to Helena - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New York to Helena?

Unfortunately, no. You'll need to change planes if you want to fly from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Helena, MT (HLN-Helena Regional). Numerous airlines offer services on this route with just one stopover, including Delta Air Lines, KLM and Alaska Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from New York to Helena?

The fastest flight from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Helena, MT (HLN-Helena Regional) is 5 hours and 36 minutes. Bring something extra to keep you amused, like a gripping book or some Sudoku puzzles.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Helena?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Helena have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Helena with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Helena without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.