Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Rome (from: New York City)

The average price to go to Rome from New York City airport is $ 754 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 588 (in february) and $ 984 (in july), which is a saving of $ 167 or a surplus of $ 231 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $435 to $489 and it is generally more economical to leave on a wednesday and return on a tuesday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Rome before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your New York City-Rome plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 78699 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Rome from New York City and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in february, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 588, saving $ 167 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 754). Conversely, july will be the most expensive ($ 984).

Flight New York City-Rome: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 698 good price
February $ 588
very good price
March $ 628 good price
April $ 628 good price
May $ 734 fair price
June $ 895 high price
July $ 984
very high price
August $ 864 high price
September $ 696 good price
October $ 631 good price
November $ 747 fair price
December $ 941 high price

Price breakdown to travel from New York City to Rome

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from New York City to Rome range from $325 to $1411. 2% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $326 to $380), 1% at the maximum price (from $1357 to $1411). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $435 to $489 (13% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the New York City->Rome flight

There are 15 companies that serve New York City from Rome airport: Ita Airways, norse atlantic airways, TAP, Level, Finnair, Lufthansa, Fly Play, SAS, British Airways, United, Iberia, Air France, Air Europa, norse atlantic airways (uk) and KLM.

Data analysis:

Of the 78699 flights analyzed in previous years, Ita Airways was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (19% of the time) on the New York City->Rome route.

Direct flight or flight with layover?

Data analysis:

To get the best price for the New York City-Rome flight, you should take a flight with one or more layovers (you will save an average of $ 381 compared to a direct flight).

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, New York City-Rome flights departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $64. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $110.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Rome to New York City departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $65. Conversely, departing from Rome on a saturday may cost you an additional $80.


Top prices New York City-Rome

Round tripDatesPrice
New York City → Rome03-04 to 16-04-2024$ 440 
New York City → Rome15-09 to 30-09-2024$ 376 
New York City → Rome01-10 to 13-10-2024$ 478 
New York City → Rome05-10 to 14-10-2024$ 467 
New York City → Rome13-10 to 18-10-2024$ 477 
New York City → Rome14-10 to 24-10-2024$ 475 
New York City → Rome19-10 to 26-10-2024$ 473 
New York City → Rome12-11 to 26-11-2024$ 464 
New York City → Rome03-12 to 10-12-2024$ 464 
New York City → Rome02-02 to 08-02-2025$ 478 


When to book your flight New York City - Rome to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 9 to 10 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a New York City-Rome flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a monday.

What month are you going to Rome?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from New York City to Rome, it is recommended to buy it 9 to 10 months before departure (it is then on average 679 $, which is a saving of 75 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (129 $ more than the average price).

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, monday is the day when plane tickets for New York City->Rome are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a monday, you will save $8. Conversely, by buying it on a friday, you may end up paying $12 more.



New York City to Rome: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
March 2024$ 819
$522 to $2171
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April 2024$ 582
$440 to $829
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May 2024$ 836
$505 to $1214
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June 2024$ 999
$650 to $1295
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July 2024$ 1160
$845 to $1967
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August 2024$ 914
$482 to $3077
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September 2024$ 761
$376 to $1104
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October 2024$ 621
$467 to $1013
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November 2024$ 647
$464 to $1425
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December 2024$ 985
$464 to $2210
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January 2025$ 895
$469 to $2728
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February 2025$ 972
$464 to $1558
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, april, october and november are cheaper to travel to Rome. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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