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Fly from New York to Karachi with Etihad Airways

Book flights from New York to Karachi and travel from the Big Apple to the rich cultural centre of Pakistan. As Pakistan’s most populated city, Karachi is a hive of activity – with jaw-dropping architectural wonders and plenty of sites of cultural interest.

Enjoy delicious dining and warm weather in this vast city. Book flights to Karachi with Etihad Airways today to arrive at your destination in comfort and style.

JFK to KHI: flight facts

Journey time 18hrs

Total journey time from New York to Karachi depends on your connection in Abu Dhabi – where you can choose to extend your holiday with a stopover in the city.

Flight distance 7,682 miles

The shortest flights from New York (JFK) to Jinnah International Airport (KHI), with a connection at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), are 7,682 miles (12,362 kilometres).

Your flight from New York to Karachi

Your flight from New York to Karachi departs John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and heads over the Atlantic Ocean and Europe, before landing at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). Consider enjoying a stopover for a few nights in the UAE capital.

The second leg of your journey takes you across the Arabian Sea to your destination at Jinnah International Airport (KHI) in Karachi.

*Aircraft, cabins and services may vary by route and flight. You can check this when you search for your flight. This page was last updated Sept 2019.

Flying from New York to Karachi: FAQs

What are some activities I can do in Karachi?

You’ll never be short of things to do in Karachi. Many guests begin their trip with a visit to the Empress Market, where you can shop like a local. At this majestic old landmark you’ll find dry fruits, spices, vegetables, meats and tea at bargain prices. Or hire a beach hut at Hawke’s Bay, where the children can enjoy camel rides and you can watch a spectacular sunset.

What are the best museums in Karachi?

There are many museums in Karachi that preserve its social and political history. Explore the Mohatta Palace Museum to see stunning displays from different regions and eras. Learn about the founder of Pakistan at the Quaid-e-Azam House Museum or stop by the National Museum of Pakistan to immerse yourself in art, Islamic heritage and historic artefacts.

Top tips for New York to Karachi

beautiful local treasure troves market karachi

Magnificent markets

For unusual and charming trinkets, wander the lively and authentic Zainab Market. From clothes, handicrafts, carpets and leather goods, to bags, decorations and shawls, Zainab offers a treasure trove of unique items.

Here you can haggle like a local – don’t be afraid to start low when bargaining. Many of the market vendors speak English.

mazar e quaid national mausoleum in karachi

Beautiful tomb

In the heart of Karachi is Mazar-E-Quaid, the resting place of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah – the founder of Pakistan.

Mazar-E-Quaid features a stunning tombstone and museum displaying Quaid’s belongings. Inside the shrine, you can observe Pakistani soldiers salute to Quaid and change their rotations – a humbling experience.

The best of Pakistan

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