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How to find the cheapest flight from
Heathrow (LHR) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best LHR to NYC flight in 2021: compare Heathrow to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
LHR - NYC
Price
£252 - £449
NYC
Temperature
6 - 30 °C
NYC
Rainfall
65 - 130 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

£327

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£252

From Heathrow to New York

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to New York?

To save on the cost of your flight from Heathrow to New York, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 49% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £359 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £441.

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

Flights from Heathrow to New York lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Heathrow to New York in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £223.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to New York in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LHR to NYC flights in April, May
3 May - 10 May
£268pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
3 May - 6 May
£268pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
14 May - 4 Jun
£269pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Heathrow found for this year
11 Nov - 13 Nov
£248pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
6 Nov - 13 Nov
£252pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Sep - 15 Sep
£256pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to New York from Heathrow

Save time with Heathrow to New York direct flight deals
22 Jun - 29 Jun
£289pp
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
21 Jun - 8 Jul
£291pp
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
22 Jun - 7 Jul
£291pp
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 Heathrow to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from Heathrow, departing today and this week
30 Apr - 5 Jun
£274pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Apr - 11 May
£276pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
2 May - 6 May
£296pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to New York from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from Heathrow to New York
16:25 - 09:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
45h 55m
LHR - JFK
Multiple Airlines
£194
Kiwi.com
07:05 - 10:52
Air Canada
2 stops
32h 47m
LHR - LGA
Air Canada
£195
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow 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 Heathrow 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Heathrow to New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from London Heathrow to New York. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from London Heathrow to New York have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to New York for under £287 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to New York for under £287. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just £266, but on average you can expect to pay £271.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to New York for under £359 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to New York under £359. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to New York is less than £296.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to New York for under £287?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to New York within the next 7 days for less than £287.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than New York?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 30 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in New York is generally hotter than in Heathrow. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to New York?

Departing from Heathrow to New York will take you 7h 40m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Heathrow to New York return?

According to our current data, TAP AIR PORTUGAL (£266), and Air Canada (£273) offers the cheapest pricing from Heathrow to New York. These flights start at 15% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Heathrow to New York one-way?

£195 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air Canada. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Atlantic, with prices from £195.

Alternative routes for Heathrow to New York

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Heathrow to New York.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.40
Average temperature for April in New York
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in New York
101.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Airports servicing New York

John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Heathrow 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
Brussels Airlines
£322 £462 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
£269 £531 No cancel fee 67%
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SWISS
£339 £536 No cancel fee 79%
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Air Belgium
£339 £539 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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Norwegian Air UK
£314 £577 No cancel fee N/A
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Norwegian
£361 £620 No cancel fee 74%
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TAP AIR PORTUGAL
£353 £666 No cancel fee N/A
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Icelandair
£479 £669 No cancel fee 76%
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SAS
£451 £694 No cancel fee 77%
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LOT
£676 £747 No cancel fee 81%
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Hourly flight availability from Heathrow to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Heathrow towards New York.
Morning 6 AM to midday 67% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 30% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 2% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Heathrow to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Heathrow to New York.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
26 daily flights
Tuesday
27 daily flights
Wednesday
26 daily flights
Thursday
27 daily flights
Friday
27 daily flights
Saturday
26 daily flights
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