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Flight Information to New York City from London

distanceDistance3453 miles (5570 km)
durationAverage flight duration11 h 55 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$629 (€503)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesnorwegian air, Norwegian Air Shuttle, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, WOW Air, American Airlines, Primera Air, United, Delta Air Lines, Austrian Airlines, Iberia, Finnair, Evelop Airlines, TAP Portugal or Air Canada

Flights from London to New York City cover the 3453 miles (5570 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 55 min with our travel partners like norwegian air, Norwegian Air Shuttle, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, WOW Air, American Airlines, Primera Air, United, Delta Air Lines, Austrian Airlines, Iberia, Finnair, Evelop Airlines, TAP Portugal or Air Canada. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as $409 (€327)], but the average price of plane tickets is $629 (€503).

Airlines

Austrian Airlines, American Airlines and United London – New York City

You can travel by flight between London and New York City with Austrian Airlines, American Airlines and United for as low as $411 (€327). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Austrian Airlines
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American Airlines

Austrian Airlines is Austria’s leading airline and you can choose between Economy Class or Business Class for your next flight between London and New York City.

Austrian Airlines tickets from London to New York City are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Austrian Airlines from London to New York City all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight, you can find all the current Austrian Airlines flight schedules and plane tickets available on Omio for the 3453 miles (5570 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Austrian Airlines flight, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this flight, compare the fastest London to New York City routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Austrian Airlines London to New York City plane ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Austrian Airlines plane ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to New York City with Austrian Airlines!

Austrian Airlines has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by flight between London and New York City:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from London to New York

For the British, New York is still one of the great city break destinations. Already familiar from movies and TV shows, Manhattan is a shopping paradise for UK visitors,  with the sights of the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and Broadway shows providing  memorable vacation highlights. Business and leisure travelers planning to book a direct flight from London to New York have a wide choice of airlines operating from two London airports to two New York hubs. Journey times across the Atlantic are around eight hours. Daytime travel on the majority of direct flights allows passengers to  explore New York immediately on their arrival.  Passengers looking for an alternative route for their flight from London to New York can book additional indirect connections via eurosopean airports, with one change required en route, increasing the flight possibilities  to the Big Apple.

Which airlines fly from London to New York?

Several US and British airlines offer daily direct flights from London to New York, with some services provided in a codeshare operation. UK national carrier British Airways, in partnership with American Airlines, offers daily direct flights from London Heathrow to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. Delta Airlines and Virgin Atlantic provide daily direct flights from Heathrow to New York JFK. United Airlines offers daily direct flights from London Heathrow to  Newark. Budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle provides daily direct flights from London Gatwick to New York JFK. There are additional indirect connections with various airlines to New York airports requiring one stop in transit, including routes via Dublin, Reykjavik or Amsterdam.

How long is the flight from London to New York?

Virgin Atlantic and Delta Airlines provide the fastest flight from London to New York, with their mid-morning Heathrow departure taking seven hours and 55 minutes to complete the 3471 mile (5586 kilometer) trip over the Atlantic to New York JFK. Budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle flights from London Gatwick take between five and 25 minutes longer to reach New York JFK. British Airways and American Airlines offer the fastest connection to New York Newark Airport, taking eight hours and ten minutes to reach the New Jersey hub. Indirect flights via other eurosopean cities take upwards of ten hours to reach New York from London, depending on the route and the length of layover between flights.

How many flights are there from London to New York?

There are around 30 daily direct flights from London to New York seven days a week, with the majority of services flying into JFK Airport. Schedules include two to three daily flights from London Gatwick with budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle. Departure times range from early morning to mid-evening, with no overnight travel required due to the five hour time difference between New York and London. There are usually at least two departures an hour from  London to New York, with the highest frequency in the morning.  There are numerous additional daily indirect flights from London airports to New York, requiring one change en route.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from London to New York?

Departure Airport: London Heathrow Airport is situated about 14 miles (23 kilometers) west of London city center, with public transit links provided by Heathrow Express trains taking 15 minutes to reach the terminal from London Paddington Station, or Underground rail services taking about 45 minutes from downtown. Gatwick Airport is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) south of central London, with Gatwick Express trains taking 30 minutes to reach the terminal from London Victoria Station. Both airports have long and short stay parking lots, ATMs, currency exchange bureaux, free WiFi and business lounges. Dining options include fast food outlets, international restaurants, pubs and coffee bars, The duty free shopping malls offer electronics stores, designer fashion outlets, luxury luggage stores, bookshops, newsstands and drug stores.

Arrival Airport:  John F. Kennedy International Airport is located in Queens, about 14 miles, (20 kilometers) south east of central Manhattan, with AirTrain shuttles offering connections to New York subway stations at Howard Beach or Jamaica for transfers downtown taking  45-60 minutes. Newark Liberty International Airport is  in New Jersey,  about nine miles (15 kilometers) south west of New York City, with regular rail connections from the airport station on  Amtrak and NJ Transit trains, taking about 30 minutes.  Both airports have car rental desks, currency exchange bureaux, executive lounges, free WiFi, luggage storage desks, and food courts with fast food  stands, restaurants and bars. Duty free shopping malls include designer fashion stores, gourmet delis, drug stores and newsstands.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for flights from London to New York City?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and New York City, USA by plane is: Restricted.

Can I enter USA from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in USA from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop

What are the safety rules to follow in New York City, USA?

All travelers in USA must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to New York City from London as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from New York City, USA?

The restriction level for your return flight to London, United Kingdom from New York City is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into London from New York City restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from New York City?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 7/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to London from New York City closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap flights to New York City from London?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from London to New York City for the next 7 days starting from $411 (€327)  one way.
What is the price of a flight ticket between London and New York City?
The London to New York City plane ticket price is on average $632 (€503)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is it from London to New York City by plane?
The flight distance from London to New York City is around 3453 miles (5570 km).
What is the London to New York City flight travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 3453 miles (5570 km) to New York City from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to New York City flight journey time is on average 11 h 55 min.
Which airlines can take me from London to New York City?
For the best London to New York City flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with norwegian air, Norwegian Air Shuttle, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, WOW Air, American Airlines, Primera Air, United, Delta Air Lines, Austrian Airlines, Iberia, Finnair, Evelop Airlines, TAP Portugal or Air Canada. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services from London to New York City to compare what amenities they may offer.
When can I take the first flight from London to New York City? When can I take the last flight for the day?
The earliest flight for this trip departs from London at 5: 00 AM. The last flight leaves from London at 8: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest flight schedule from London to New York City and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a plane ticket from London to New York City to get the best deals?
If you book a plane ticket from London to New York City within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $632 (€503) one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets between London and New York City are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.