Book Cheap Flight Tickets from Seattle (SEA) to New York City (NYC)

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A trip to NYC offers respite, from Broadway and diverse gourmet scenes to Wall Street and stunning skyscrapers. There is something for everyone in New York City. The last thing you might want to do while planning your trip is to go over budget and then worry about your expenses. We are here to ensure that you do not face hassle. That’s why we have gathered many deals to provide you with a secure and budget-friendly journey. 

Be it to attend a business meeting at the last minute, watch your favorite play, or enjoy the thriving nightlife of the “Big Apple,” we have deals for all. Check out our cheap flights from Seattle to New York City and save some dollars to spend on your trip. 

About Seattle 

Surrounded by the Puget Sound, Lake Union, and Mount Si, Seattle boasts a picturesque setting with beautiful waterfronts and mountains in the backdrop. It is a perfect gateway to the Pacific Northwest. The city also houses some of the best seafood restaurants and coffee houses in the nation. Some prominent attractions here are the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Discovery Park, and nearby Lake Washington.

About New York City

Sitting on the northeastern shore of the United States in the Mid-Atlantic region, New York City is a thriving hub of commerce, trade, culture, and finance. NYC offers magnificent architecture, stunning museums, and flavorsome cuisine. New York is one of the leading hubs for entertainment and fashion. NYC is renowned for its diverse ethnic group of citizens. The Statue of Liberty, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, and Metropolitan Museum of Art are a few of the many tourist attractions here.

Cheap Flights from Seattle to New York City

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FAQs on Seattle to New York City Flights

1. Which airlines fly directly from Seattle to New York City?

The airlines that fly directly from Seattle to New York City are:

  • Alaska Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • JetBlue
  • United Airlines
2. I’m booking a non-stop/direct flight to New York City from Seattle. Which airport do I choose?

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), about 14 miles south of Downtown Seattle, is the only commercial airport serving Seattle, Washington. Whereas, New York City has two airports directly connected to Seattle by the air route. The airports are:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) - 16 miles southeast of Midtown Manhattan.
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) - about 9 miles west-southwest of Manhattan in New York City

All the flights from Seattle will depart from SEA only. Choose your destination airports between the two depending on travel time, the departure time, and the airfare offered.

3. What is the flight duration between Seattle and New York City?
A non-stop flight departing from Seattle takes around 5 hours and 20 minutes to land at an airport in New York City. The quickest non-stop flight, operated by United Airlines from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, takes 5 hours and 7 minutes to reach New York-Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).
4. Which airline has the least delayed flights from Seattle to New York ?
Delta Air Lines has the least delayed flights between Seattle and New York, followed by Alaska Airlines.
5. Which is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Seattle to New York City?
Wednesdays are generally the cheapest days to fly to New York City from Seattle as you can easily find the lowest airfare on this route on these days. Flights to New York City are expensive on Fridays and Sundays.
6. Do I need to pay any fees or charges for canceling my flight from SEA to JFK/EWR?
Airlines do charge a processing fee for changes or cancellations of flights. But, since the pandemic, many airlines have waived their change and cancellation fees on several routes. Whether you incur a cancellation fee depends on the airline, travel class, and route. Contact our customer support team for more information or check the airline's cancellation policy.
7. Do airlines offer sleeping areas to passengers traveling from Seattle to New York City?
Airlines have specific lounges for passengers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, where they can relax and enjoy complimentary meals. Passengers in economy class can pay to enter these lounges. However, there are no designated sleeping areas at the airport, but the concourse area does have pre-installed seats and recliner seats to relax and nap.
8. Am I allowed to carry food and eatables on my flight to New York City?
As per the TSA policy, you may carry food and eatables in your carry-on or checked baggage as long as it is solid and well packed. However, you cannot carry liquid, semi-liquid, and gel items on flights.
9. What is the baggage allowance on a flight from Seattle to New York City?

As per the standard for domestic flights in the USA, you can check in one piece of baggage and a carry-on bag in the cabin for your air journey to NYC. 

  • The sum of the dimensions of the checked baggage must not exceed 62 inches (158 cm), and the weight must be less than 50 pounds (23 kg). 
  • The carry-on weight cannot exceed 18 lbs (8 kg) and must be compatible to fit in the overhead cabin or beneath the seat.

The baggage allowance may vary with the airlines and the travel class. Check with the airlines or contact our travel agents for more information.

10. I lost my baggage during my flight to NYC from Seattle. How can I recover it?
Contact the airlines immediately if your baggage is lost during your flight to NYC. Airlines are responsible for any lost, damaged, or delayed baggage. You can request them to deliver it to your address or for accommodation till it is recovered. Check the airline and government policies or contact our travel experts for more information.
11. How would I get the best deals on my flight from Seattle to New York City?
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