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Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City when they travel from London to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or New York, NY - Penn Station. The distance between London and New York is 5574 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Norse Atlantic Airways, United Airlines, Ryanair, Iberia Airlines, and Play. London and New York have 244 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Manhattan Island, and Staten Island.

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

Finnair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

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

British Airways on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Delta Air Lines on Fridays, and Saturdays.

Iberia Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Lufthansa on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

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

Austrian Airlines on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

United Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Virgin Atlantic Airways on Thursdays, and Fridays.

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Accommodation Close to JFK

There are plenty of accommodation options at JFK airport. So, you can choose according to your budget and preferences.

TWA Hotel

Directly at the airport is the TWA Hotel, where you can use their heated rooftop infinity pool while watching airplanes. Price range: $126 Day Stay starts at: $100

Hilton

An American Classic hotel, the Hilton is just 1.6 miles away from the airport.

  • Reception and shuttle bus 24/7
  • Price from $147

Best Western

Another chain of hotels, The Best Western is just 1.4 miles from the airport.

  • Reception and shuttle bus 24/7
  • Great balance between price and comfort
  • Average price: $100

Radisson hotel is also located near JFK airport.

It takes just 4 minutes by car, and you can enjoy your stay at this hotel.

  • Reception and shuttle bus 24/7 is standard
  • Average price $124

Fairfield Inn by Marriott JFK Airport

  • 1.3 miles from the airport
  • Reception 24/7
  • No Shuttle
  • Average price: $121

Traveling to or from New York, you can choose between direct, nonstop flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, as well as the duration of the stopover. What’s more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover — want to say hello to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Do a quick round of shopping? — go MultiCity or Nomad and add the places you wish to visit in your search.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is required for United States
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
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Most travelers from London, LHR can enter New York, SWF, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is required for United States
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

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 8.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between London and New York?
The flight distance between London and New York is 5574 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 Finnair, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Norse Atlantic Airways, Iberia Airlines, British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Tel Aviv, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Dublin, Athens, Atlanta, Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam, Rome, Denver, Dallas, Edinburgh, Lisbon, Miami, Madrid, Berlin.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Orlando, Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles, Paris, Barcelona, Las Vegas, Fort Lauderdale, Rome, Tel Aviv, Athens, Denver, Milan, Madrid, Berlin, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Mexico City, Munich, Chicago.
Which airports are there in London?
London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, 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, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Bournemouth, Southampton, Exeter, Norwich, Humberside.
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, Trenton–Mercer, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley 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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