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The best prices from London to New York are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to NYC flight in 2021: compare London to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
LON - NYC
Price
£251 - £428
NYC
Temperature
1 - 25 °C
NYC
Precipitation
71 - 114 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

€251

From London All airports (LON) to New York All airports (NYC)

One-way from

£130

One-way flight from London All airports (LON) to New York All airports (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to New York?

Flights from London to New York are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New York.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to New York?

To save up to 49% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London to New York from £366 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £449 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to New York?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from London. Users have commonly found prices around £310 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £227. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to New York (LON - NYC)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 5% on flights from London to New York by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from London to New York in September, October 2021

The best prices found for LON to NYC flights in September, October
28 Sep - 15 Oct
£175pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
19 Oct - 31 Oct
£177pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
20 Oct - 31 Oct
£179pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted

London to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from London found for this year
3 Nov - 16 Nov
£165pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
11 Nov - 17 Nov
£166pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
11 Nov - 19 Nov
£170pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted

Direct flights to New York from London

Save time with London to New York direct flight deals
3 Jan - 11 Jan
£285pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
10 Jan - 17 Jan
£285pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Finnair
Direct
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Finnair
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
17 Jan - 24 Jan
£286pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from London, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 15 Oct
£175pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
29 Sep - 14 Oct
£181pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
29 Sep - 14 Oct
£185pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted

One-way flights to New York from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to New York
05:15 - 15:25
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 10m
STN - JFK
Multiple Airlines
£130
Kiwi.com
04:55 - 15:25
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 30m
STN - JFK
Multiple Airlines
£135
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">London</span> to <span class="emphasized">New York</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From London to New York

Which airlines flying from London to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and United Airlines flying from London to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from London to New York due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and New York for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from London to New York for under £200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to New York for under £200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £165, but on average you can expect to pay £176.

Are there direct flights from London to New York for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to New York under £300. A good price for a direct flight from London to New York is less than £290.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to New York for under £200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to New York within the next 7 days for less than £200.

What days are direct flights available from London to New York?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from London to New York on average per day?

Travellers can expect 9 flights from London to New York on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 22% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 11% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 67% of flight departures

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

While some choose either London Heathrow - Newark or London Gatwick - New York John F Kennedy Intl, London Heathrow - New York John F Kennedy Intl is the most popular route from London to New York.

What are the most reliable airlines from London to New York?

Consider Qatar Airways (92%), EL AL (92%) or Royal Jordanian (92%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from London to New York.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to New York?

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from London to New York?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £227. While the most popular route (London Heathrow - New York John F Kennedy Intl) can be booked for £247 on average our data indicates £1,054 when flying from London to New York

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to New York

Most visitors from London will not be allowed to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to London from New York?

Returning to London from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to New York.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.37
Average temperature for September in New York
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in New York
77.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
Stansted (STN)
London City (LCY)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 10 airlines flying from London to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
£185 £388 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
£196 £388 No cancel fee 67%
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Norwegian
£226 £399 No cancel fee 74%
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Air France
£234 £383 No cancel fee 77%
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Brussels Airlines
£235 £338 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Europa
£244 £409 No cancel fee 83%
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WOW air
£248 £332 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by WOW air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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SWISS
£248 £408 No cancel fee 79%
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KLM
£248 £486 No cancel fee 75%
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Air Belgium
£248 £394 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Belgium. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from London to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards New York.
Morning 6 AM to midday 51% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 48% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from London to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to New York.
Sunday
50 daily flights
Monday
66 daily flights
Tuesday
68 daily flights
Wednesday
59 daily flights
Thursday
57 daily flights
Friday
53 daily flights
Saturday
59 daily flights
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