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Travelers usually depart from John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or New York, NY - Penn Station when they travel from New York to London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City. The distance between New York and London is 5574 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Norse Atlantic Airways, TAP Portugal, Ryanair, easyJet, and British Airways. New York and London have 391 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Roman Baths, Bath, British Museum, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, St. Paul's Cathedral, Natural History Museum, Tate Modern, St Fagans: National History Museum, Canterbury Cathedral, Stonehenge, Avebury, Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, Portsea Island, Tower of London, and Isle of Wight.

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

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

JetBlue Airways on Thursdays, and Fridays.

British Airways on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Delta Air Lines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

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

Lufthansa on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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

Austrian Airlines on Mondays.

Brussels Airlines on Sundays.

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

Check-in for a flight from New York to London

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Norse Atlantic AirwaysNBTN0YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
0

Places to eat at London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow airport has many outstanding restaurants and cafes for you to choose from when you land.

Fortnum & Mason's Bar — Terminal 5

Indulge yourself and visit the Fortnum & Mason's Bar in Terminal 5.

  • Open daily 5 am to 6 pm

Gordon Ramsay Plane Food — Terminal 5

Gordon Ramsay Plane Food has many options to satisfy any appetite for travelers, also located in Terminal 5.

  • Open daily 5 am to 6 pm

Perfectionists’ Cafe — Terminal 2

If you're heading through Terminal 2, look no further than The Perfectionists' Cafe for a classic English breakfast.

  • Open daily 5 am to 9:30 pm

Comptoir Libanais — Terminal 4

If you're keen to try a Lebanese-inspired wrap, head over to Comptoir Libanais in Terminal 4. Their known for getting food to customers really quickly.

  • Open every day 5:30 am to 9 pm

Costa — Terminals 2 and 5

For all budget travelers, head to Costa for a good cup of joe when you touch down in London. They have 2 locations at Heathrow in Terminals 2 and 5.

  • Costa in Terminal 2 is before security, and their daily hours are 4 am to 8 am
  • Costa in Terminal 5 is open longer from 4 am to 8 pm

Spuntino — Terminal 3

Spuntino in Terminal 3 offers a high-end breakfast menu with dishes like truffle egg toast.

  • Open daily 5 am to 9:30 pm

Leon — Terminal 2

If you're looking for a vegan menu, head to Terminal 2. Leon has a good selection along with fast food favorites like burgers.

  • Open daily 9 am to 7 pm

Yo! — Terminal 2

Also in Terminal 2, you can find sushi and Japanese street food at Yo! restaurant. They even have a breakfast menu from 6 am to 10 am.

  • Open daily 6 am to 10 pm

Caffe Nero — Terminals 2 and 5

At Caffe Nero, enjoy delicious Italian coffee on the go. Order from their 15-minute menu if you're in a hurry to get to your gate on time. They have three locations in Terminal 2 and two locations in Terminal 5.

  • The Gate B36 location on level 2 is open daily from 6:45 am to 5:45 pm
  • The two other Terminal 2 locations on level 1 are open daily from 6 am to 8 pm
  • Terminal 5 has a location before security on level 3 open daily from 8 am to 6 pm
  • The other Terminal 5 location is located on level 0 at Arrivals, and open daily from 7 am to 6 pm

Crown Rivers Bar — Terminal 5

If you need some quick service at a pub, check out The Crown Rivers Bar and Food at Gate A5 in Terminal 5. Along with the normal burger menu, they offer foods like Thai chicken curry, along with British classics like bangers and mash.

  • Open daily 4:30 am until the last departing flight

Caviar house & Prunier Seafood Bar — Terminal 2

  • Caviar House & Prunier Seafood Bar is a producer of the world's finest Prunier caviar and Balik smoked salmon. As every moment counts when you are flying, you should have great food fast! That is why they offer a 15-minute menu.
  • Gate A16 - Level 4
  • Opening hours: 8 am to 8 pm

Giraffe — Terminal 5

  • Giraffe is offering a catch-all global menu. You can taste Mexican huevos rancheros for breakfast, or Malay noodles, Austrian Schnitzel, ribs, and traditional fish and chips throughout the day.
  • After Departures security, level 3
  • Opening hours: 5:15 am until the last departing flight

United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
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Most travelers from New York, SWF can enter London, LHR, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

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 Kingdom in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and London takes around 7.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between New York and London?
The flight distance between New York and London is 5574 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and London?
Several carriers operate flights between New York and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Finnair, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, British Airways, Lufthansa, United Airlines, Norse Atlantic Airways, Brussels Airlines, Iberia Airlines, Austrian Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Paris, Barcelona, Miami, Mexico City, Orlando, Atlanta, Berlin, Athens, Rome, Tel Aviv, Istanbul, Las Vegas, Dublin, Amsterdam, Fort Lauderdale, Lisbon, Vienna, Prague, Madrid, Los Angeles.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Los Angeles, Boston, Atlanta, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Chicago, Dallas, Raleigh, Denver, Miami, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Paris, Houston, Minneapolis, Dublin, Seattle, Athens, Austin, Charlotte.
Which airports are there in New York?
New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, John F. Kennedy International.
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, Long Island MacArthur, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International.
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 buses and trains depart from New York?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.
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