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Fares from $128 One Way, $224 Round Trip from Punta Cana to New York

Prices starting at $224 for return flights and $128 for one-way flights to New York 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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More About Flying To New York from Punta Cana

Route Information for Flights from Punta Cana to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeSDQ
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance1553 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesJetBlue Airways, Emirates, Delta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival5:43PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:30AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 12, 2020

good pilots, very very smooth landing

Jan 19, 2020

Everything excellent ! Thank you !

Dec 14, 2019

Nice very nice

Nov 4, 2019

Happy

Oct 14, 2019

Loved the DirectTV entertainment system!!!

Oct 4, 2019

Empathia was very nice and helpful throughout the flight!

Jul 7, 2019

Great service

Jun 23, 2019

Every crew member was friendly, professional, attentive, and great except for the younger blonde male flight attendant. Every time he walked by to either collect trash from or hand out items to passengers, he always passed me without any acknowledgement.

Jun 16, 2019

I love traveling with jet blue i think is the best air line ever.thanks for the great service.

Jun 7, 2019

good and exelent

Plan Your Trip from Punta Cana to New York

Punta Cana International Airport

You deserve a vacation, so let Orbitz.com help you find information about cheap flights from Punta Cana. Each year, more than 4.5 million passengers use Punta Cana International Airport for their traveling needs. The airport is located fairly close to most East Coast hotels, some of which are only 10 minutes away. The remaining hotels are located approximately 40 minutes from the airport. Flights from more than 50 different airlines are available, including Air Berlin, British Airways, Delta, US Airways, Spirit Airlines, WestJet, and Avianca. Punta Cana International Airport is known for being one of the only airports in the Caribbean that offers direct flights to Russia.

Parking and Transportation Options for Punta Cana Passengers

Thanks to nearby long-term parking terminals, it's easy to get to the airport. Leave your cash and credit cards at home, because parking is free of charge for airport visitors. Most airports don't offer such an excellent bargain on parking costs.

Many local resorts send prearranged transportation to the airport to pick up travelers. You can also catch a ride on one of the many shuttle buses or hail a taxi. If you prefer to drive yourself, rent a car from Hertz, Avis, or Dollar. Orbitz.com has information about many different transportation options near Punta Cana International Airport, so let us help you plan your trip.

Dining Options in and Around Punta Cana International Airport

If you work up an appetite during your trip, try some authentic Dominican-style cuisine at the food court or one of the restaurants in the airport. Folks who prefer classic American fare, such as cinnamon rolls or hamburgers, will enjoy visiting Cinnabon or Wendy's. Don't forget to try some delicious Dominican rum at the Dominican Bar. If you need tickets for your next trip, let Orbitz.com help you find cheap flights from Punta Cana.

New York Airport Information

There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.

Ground Transportation in New York

New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use Orbitz.com to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

New York Area Weather Information

New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the Orbitz.com travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.

What to Do in New York

New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.

Flights from Punta Cana to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Punta Cana to New York?

Get set to pack your suitcase, because there are two airlines that offer direct flights from Punta Cana (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.) to New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). You can book a seat with JetBlue Airways and Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from Punta Cana to New York?

The quickest flight from Punta Cana (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.) to New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) is 3 hours and 52 minutes. Pack a few things in your carry-on to keep you entertained, like a magazine or a sketch pad.

What airlines fly from Punta Cana (and vicinity) to New York (and vicinity) most frequently?

The airlines that fly the most frequently between Punta Cana Airport (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.) and New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) include JetBlue (B6). This popular option offers 30 flights on the route every month. Delta (DL) will also take you to your destination in comfort. Offering 23 flights per month between Punta Cana (and vicinity) and New York (and vicinity), it's another popular airline to look into.

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

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 New York 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 New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York 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.