Flights from New York to London

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from New York to London

Favorite airline: Iberia
The majority of passengers on the route New York – London prefer to fly with Iberia.
6 %
American Airlines
5 %
5 %
Tip: book directly before departure
A good time to book a cheap flight on this route is directly on the day of departure.
0 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Thursday
The cheapest ticket prices are available for flights departing on Thursday.
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are $ 9.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
07h 10min
10h 46min
32h 55min
The favorite connection is non-stop
38 % of all bookings on the route New York to London are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
07h 10min, from $309
38 %
1 stopover Boston Logan International Airport, MA
14h 55min, from $355
5 %
1 stopover Lisbon
10h 45min, from $335
5 %

Useful information about the flight from New York to London

Flights from New York to London

The route from New York (NYC) to London (LON) is one of the busiest routes in the world, with flights averaging between 27 and 32 a day. When booking, travelers are advised to choose the best airport for their particular stay in London. Since the city has 6 airports, all strewn around the map, this choice will make a large impact on the overall travel time. The actual flight time is around 7 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of 3 500 miles. Airlines offering a direct flight include: British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, American Airlines, Delta, and Kuwait Airlines.

Cheap flights from New York to London

Cheap air tickets are usually relatively painless to find. The New York London route is particularly popular with business travelers and those planning a nostalgic vacation in the city of kings, queens and knights. Low-cost flights operate from all 3 airports in New York to all six of London's airports guaranteeing an air ticket which is a little easier on your wallet.

Destination London

All London airports are well linked to the capital city via public transport. From Heathrow Airport, passengers can, for instance, hop on a tube into central London.

Flight details New York - London
  • Flight duration: min. 06:30 / max. 07:10
  • Distance: 5570 km
  • Flights per week: 252
  • Return flight duration: min. 07:55 / max. 09:00