Cheap flights from London to New York

Choose between Ryanair, Virgin Atlantic Airways, or Air France to find the best price

Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, London Stansted, or London City when they travel from London to New York. Book your trip to arrive at Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Penn Station, or New York Stewart International Airport. The distance between London and New York is 5545 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Air France, TAP Portugal, and American Airlines. London and New York have 195 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, Times Square, Staten Island, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Manhattan Island.

Weekly flights

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Air France on and Tuesdays.

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines on Wednesdays, and Sundays.

Virgin Atlantic Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

American Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Finnair on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

United Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Iberia Airlines on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

British Airways on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from London to New York

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightOpens 2 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Virgin Atlantic AirwaysVIRVSYesUnknownNo
Air FranceAFRAFYesUnknown0
0
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesUnknown0
0
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from London to New York?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between London and New York takes around 7.9 hours.

What is the flight distance between London and New York?

The flight distance between London and New York is 5545 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between London and New York?

Several carriers operate flights between London and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Air France, Virgin Atlantic Airways, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia Airlines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from London?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Barcelona–El Prat, Milan–Malpensa, Porto, Vienna International Airport, Naples International, Málaga, Dublin, Airport Copenhagen, Alicante–Elche, Boryspil International, Tenerife–South.

What are the most popular routes to and from New York?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Los Angeles International, Miami International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Logan International, George Bush Intercontinental, Luis Muñoz Marín International.

Which airports are there in London?

London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including Gatwick, Luton, London Stansted, London City, London Southend, RAF Northolt.

What airports are near London?

The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Exeter, Doncaster Sheffield, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Norwich, Cambridge.

What airports are near New York?

The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Atlantic City International, Lancaster, Lehigh Valley International, Harrisburg International.

What buses and trains depart from London?

A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including National Express.

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