If you are actually flying from London, United Kingdom to New York, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between London and New York, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

Departure
London
Arrival
New York

Flight time from London to New York is 8 hours

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to JFK is 8 hours (Operated by Delta Air Lines)

Not looking for London, United Kingdom?

The nearest airport to London, is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

Distance from London to New York is approximately 5540 kilometers.

Flights from London to New York • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from London arrive at John F Kennedy International Airport or La Guardia Airport. New York is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Virgin Atlantic Airways
LHR ➝ JFK
8 hrs
Air France
LHR ➝ JFK
8 hrs 15 mins
Finnair
LCY ➝ JFK
9 hrs 25 mins
British Airways
LCY ➝ JFK
9 hrs 30 mins
Iberia Airlines
LCY ➝ JFK
9 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from London to New York via Charlotte • LHR to LGA via CLT

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to La Guardia Airport via Charlotte Douglas Airport, United States on US Airways flight is 13 hours 3 minutes

LHR to CLT 9 hrs 15 mins
CLT Waiting Time 1 hr 59 mins
CLT to LGA 1 hr 49 mins
Total Duration: 13 hrs 3 mins

Flight time from London to New York via Atlanta, GA • LHR to LGA via ATL

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to La Guardia Airport via Hartsfield-jackson Atlanta International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 23 hours 48 minutes

LHR to ATL 9 hrs 47 mins
ATL Waiting Time 11 hrs 53 mins
ATL to LGA 2 hrs 8 mins
Total Duration: 23 hrs 48 mins

How long does it take to fly from London to New York?

Non-stop flights from London to New York takes anywhere between 8 hours to 10 hours based on the airline you choose.

Fastest one-stop flight between London and New York takes close to 10 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 36 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the airports in London to one of the two major airports that serves New York.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, London - New York flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 55 mins to 24 hrs .

Flight time from London, United Kingdom to airports near New York, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from London Heathrow Airport, London to airports nearest to New York is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Windsor Locks, CT, Bradley International Airport
LHR - BDL
14 hrs 13 mins
1 Stop
Newark, Newark Liberty International Airport
LHR - EWR
8 hrs 15 mins
Non-Stop
Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport
LHR - PHL
8 hrs
Non-Stop
Baltimore, MD, Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
LHR - BWI
8 hrs 45 mins
Non-Stop
Boston, Logan International Airport
LHR - BOS
7 hrs 40 mins
Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between London and New York

London time is 5 hours ahead of New York

 

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Wed, 18 Oct, 2017,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

03:09 AM
 

Current time in New York, United States :, Tue, 17 Oct, 2017,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

10:09 PM

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LHR to JFK Flight - London Airport to New York Airport Flight Route Map

Location of London Airport & New York Airport is given below. Click the map to view London to New York flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from London Heathrow Airport or London or any other airport or city in United Kingdom to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

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