Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Heathrow (LHR)

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

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to LHR flight in 2021: compare New York to Heathrow flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Heathrow.
NYC - LHR
Price
$405 - $672
LHR
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
LHR
Precipitation
1.5 - 2.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$405

From New York to Heathrow

One-way from

$148

One-way flight from New York to Heathrow

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 New York to Heathrow?

Users have found that booking a flight from New York to Heathrow at least 61 days early can save you up to 44% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from New York to Heathrow for as little as $910 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,146 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Heathrow from New York average $714. You can even find prices in October for less than $714, as users have found deals to Heathrow from as low as $445. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Heathrow from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

Cheap flights from New York to Heathrow in July, August 2021

The best prices found for NYC to LHR flights for July, August
24 Aug - 24 Nov
$404pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
30 Aug - 23 Nov
$408pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 Aug - 16 Sep
$409pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Heathrow 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Heathrow from New York found for this year
24 Aug - 24 Nov
$404pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
25 Sep - 7 Dec
$407pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
30 Aug - 23 Nov
$408pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Heathrow from New York

Save time with New York to Heathrow direct flight deals
9 Jan - 20 Jan
$505pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Dec - 7 Jan
$508pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Nov - 21 Dec
$519pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Heathrow

Late deals on round-trip flights to Heathrow from New York, departing today and this week
2 Aug - 18 Aug
$486pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
2 Aug - 11 Aug
$487pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 Aug - 18 Aug
$489pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Heathrow from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Heathrow
4:10 pm - 4:20 am
British Airways
Nonstop
7h 10m
JFK - LHR
British Airways
$148
Netflights
1:40 pm - 1:05 pm
Iberia
1 Stop
18h 25m
JFK - LHR
Iberia
$170
Combigo
5:00 pm - 1:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 05m
JFK - LHR
Multiple Airlines
$183
Combigo

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From New York to Heathrow

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to Heathrow 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 New York and Heathrow 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.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York to London Heathrow that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, United Airlines, and Virgin Atlantic. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York to Heathrow for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Heathrow for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $404, but on average you can expect to pay $415.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Heathrow for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Heathrow under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Heathrow is less than $559.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Heathrow for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Heathrow within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Heathrow?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 14 flights depart from New York to London Heathrow per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Heathrow?

Expect the weather to be around 86 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Heathrow is generally colder than in New York.

How long is the flight from New York to Heathrow?

Departing from New York to Heathrow will take you 6h 55m. Airlines will cover a distance of 3461 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York to Heathrow round-trip?

According to our current data, TAP AIR PORTUGAL ($404), offers the cheapest pricing from New York to Heathrow. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently priced 16% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

$54 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from British Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Iberia, with prices starting from $150 and $170, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Heathrow (LHR)

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to London Heathrow

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter London Heathrow.

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 Heathrow.

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

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


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

Returning to New York from London Heathrow

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow 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 Heathrow are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Heathrow (LHR)

Alternative routes for New York to Heathrow

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

Destination information for Heathrow

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Heathrow.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.73
Flight duration
7h 25m
Average temperature for July in Heathrow
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Heathrow
1.7 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing London

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Heathrow

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Heathrow 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
$170 $425 No cancel fee N/A
SWISS
$313 $506 No cancel fee 79%
Norwegian Air UK
$308 $544 No cancel fee N/A
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$155 $549 No cancel fee N/A
Norwegian
$345 $657 No cancel fee 74%
Austrian Airlines
$350 $685 No cancel fee 78%
Eurowings
$340 $701 No cancel fee 87%
Icelandair
$375 $737 No cancel fee 76%
Air Canada
$349 $755 No cancel fee 67%
Aer Lingus
$501 $798 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New York to Heathrow

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Heathrow.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 60% of NYC to LHR departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of NYC to LHR departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 14% of NYC to LHR departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of NYC to LHR departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Heathrow
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Heathrow.
Sunday
24 daily flights
Monday
45 daily flights
Tuesday
41 daily flights
Wednesday
45 daily flights
Thursday
40 daily flights
Friday
39 daily flights
Saturday
38 daily flights