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

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

NYC - LON
Price
$383 - $632
LON
Temperature
48.2 - 73.4 °F
LON
Rainfall
1.4 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$383

From New York to London

One-way from

$140

One-way flight from New York to London

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 round-trip from New York to London?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 11% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from New York to London, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 76% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $602 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $805.

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

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to London from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $453 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $327. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from New York to London at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New York to London in December, January 2021

The best prices found for NYC to LON flights for December, January
26 Jan - 2 Feb
$349pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Jan - 2 Feb
$354pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Jan - 9 Feb
$356pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to London 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from New York found for this year
28 Dec - 28 Jan
$357pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
28 Dec - 12 Jan
$366pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Dec - 31 May
$374pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Icelandair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to London from New York

Save time with New York to London direct flight deals
28 May - 6 Jun
$380pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Norwegian
Non-Stop
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Norwegian
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 May - 4 Jun
$424pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Norwegian
Non-Stop
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Norwegian
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 May - 25 May
$425pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Norwegian
Non-Stop
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Norwegian
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to London

Late deals on round-trip flights to London from New York, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 31 Jan
$423pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Austrian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
8 Dec - 4 Jan
$424pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
8 Dec - 15 Jan
$426pp
EWR
Newark
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to London from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to London
3:20 pm - 12:30 pm
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
16h 10m
EWR - LHR
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$140
Gotogate
3:20 pm - 12:30 pm
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
16h 10m
EWR - LHR
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$141
Gotogate
3:20 pm - 12:30 pm
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
16h 10m
EWR - LHR
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$144
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to London flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to London

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to London 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 London 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 New York to London to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New York to London are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York to London 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 London for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to London for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Icelandair for just $349, but on average you can expect to pay $365.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to London for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to London under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to London is less than $449.

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

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

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

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

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

2 flight departures from New York to London per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than London?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in London is generally colder than New York's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from New York to London?

A quick flight from New York to London can take about 7h. Norwegian provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $424. The distance from New York to London is about 3461 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $349, Icelandair will fly you from New York to London and back. In addition to Icelandair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Users have found that Icelandair is 22% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from New York to London is TAP AIR PORTUGAL ($140).

Alternative routes for New York to London

Destination information for London

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York to London
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.75
Flight duration
7h 30m
Average temperature for December in London
48.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in London
2.1 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing London

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

Top 10 airlines from New York to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to London 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 change fee N/A
SWISS
$313 $508 No change fee 79%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$155 $524 No change fee N/A
WOW air
$292 $535 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.

Lufthansa
$320 $591 No change fee 76%
Austrian Airlines
$350 $685 No change fee 78%
Eurowings
$340 $701 No cancel fee 87%
Icelandair
$366 $737 No cancel fee 76%
Air Canada
$349 $755 No cancel fee 67%
Aer Lingus
$187 $801 No change fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New York to London

Evening 6 PM to midnight 91% of NYC to LON departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 8% of NYC to LON departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to LON departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of NYC to LON departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to London
Sunday
15 daily flights
Monday
21 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
19 daily flights
Friday
18 daily flights
Saturday
16 daily flights
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