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There are 4 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta by plane, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Maun, drive

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Maun (MUB)
  2. Drive from Maun to Okavango Delta

Cheapest option

Fly Newark to Livingstone, drive

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Livingstone (LVI)
  2. Drive from Livingstone to Okavango Delta

2 alternative options

Fly Newark to Maun, drive

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Maun (MUB)
  2. Drive from Maun to Okavango Delta

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Maun, drive

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Maun (MUB)
  3. Drive from Maun to Okavango Delta

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Last updated: September 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta is to fly and drive which costs $800 - $3,300 and takes 42h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta is to fly and drive which costs $950 - $3,000 and takes 30h 55m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Okavango Delta is 11938 km.

It takes approximately 30h 55m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Maun Airport. The quickest flight takes 28h 20m and has two stopovers.

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British Airways, Air France, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Maun Airport.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta.
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  • Distance: 11938.4 km
  • Duration: 30h 55m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Okavango Delta, Botswana?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Okavango Delta. However, you can fly to Maun then take the drive to Okavango Delta. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Jamaica Station-Station D, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to New York Penn Station, take the train to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the walk to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the AirTrain to Terminal B, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Maun, then take the drive to Okavango Delta.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,000
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Istanbul, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Zurich, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,000
Flights from Newark to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Flights from Newark to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 41m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Atlanta, Capetown
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
36h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Atlanta, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
38h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,500
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from New York JFK to Maun via Istanbul, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Maun via Capetown
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
34h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Maun via Munich, Capetown
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
38h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Newark, Capetown
Ave. Duration
41h 36m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Newark, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
42h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Atlanta, Capetown
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,900
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
33h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
36h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Newark to Maun via Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Atlanta, Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
34h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Maun via Newark, Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
36h 56m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via Istanbul, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,000
Flights from Newark to Livingstone via London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120

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