When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 51% on flights from Sumburgh/Shetland to New York compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £402. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £504.
Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to New York. Flights to New York from Sumburgh/Shetland in November are about £336 on average during November, but can be found for as low as £244.
When flying from Sumburgh/Shetland to New York, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.
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 Sumburgh/Shetland 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.
Our data indicates that the weather will be 30 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in New York is typically hotter than in Sumburgh/Shetland. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.