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Thanks to an extensive public transportation system, New York City residents are just a 45-minute trip away from the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). There you can reach Eastern destinations off the beaten path, like Odessa, Ukraine s third largest city. Fly from New York to Odessa in less than 13 hours with flights connecting in cities such as Kiev, Moscow and Vienna.
This stylish city is Ukraine s largest commercial and duty-free port. It's a popular destination for beach-goers thanks to its location on the Black Sea. In addition to great views of the water, you can point your camera toward the iconic Potemkin Steps or take in some culture at the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theatre. Visit the pedestrian streets of Vul Derybasivska, which is lined with bars, restaurants and shops, or Bul Prymorsky, home to public parks and a famous Pushkin statue. The Odessa Museum of Western and Eastern Art is also a worthy addition to any itinerary.
When you fly from New York to Odessa, you'll land at Odessa International Airport (ODS), about four miles southwest of the city. To get to Odessa, rent a taxi or take a bus to the train station and a second bus to your hotel area. With an average temperature of 30 degrees in the winter and 70 degrees in the hottest months, visiting during the summer is the most popular option.
While you won't be able to fly directly from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Odessa (ODS-Odessa Intl.), there are a number of carriers that operate on this route with just one stop. Why not check if Turkish Airlines or UIA have flights that work with your travel plans? If not, take a look at El Al.
Choose your favorite seat, because you'll be sitting in it for at least 9 hours and 50 minutes. This is the quickest possible flight time from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Odessa (ODS-Odessa Intl.)
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 Odessa 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.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Odessa 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.
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.
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.
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.
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