London to New York flights

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Cheap last minute flights to New York

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Departure Mon, 09 Oct Return Mon, 16 Oct
STN London
JFK New York
return from £393
Departure Fri, 06 Oct Return Thu, 12 Oct
LGW London
JFK New York
return from £248
Departure Fri, 27 Oct Return Mon, 30 Oct
LHR London
LGA New York
return from £367
Departure Sat, 21 Oct Return Mon, 30 Oct
LGW London
LGA New York
return from £501
Flight route information
New York is one of the most enchanting and magical cities on the planet, thanks to its culture.
Currency and price comparison
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Last checked on 26 September 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
33%

Trains in New York are 33% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
New York
£1.67
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
1%

A meal in New York is 1% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
New York
£14.83
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
16%

Coffee in New York is 16% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.65
New York
£2.22
( London airports
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) New York airports
  • ? John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Newark International Airport (EWR)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ? La Guardia (LGA)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ? East 34St Landing (NES)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ? Marine Air (QNY)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ? Wall Street Spb (NWS)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
L Distance: 3458 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is one of the largest European capitals and is also the capital of England. The city is served by many airports such as Heathrow, Gatwick and Southend. Many people do not know about Southend and Stansted airports because they are not internationally known.

Flights from London to New York may take off from any of the airports that serve the city of London. Luton Airport is located in Bedfordshire and is almost 47 kilometres away from London. It is known for being on television series such as Luton Airport and Airline. It was also featured in an advertisement run by Campari.

Getting to London airport

London New York flights may take off from any of the six airports that serve the city of London. Make sure that you know from where your flight is taking off and arrive at the designated airport in good time. From central London, all you need to do is take a train to any of the airports in London, except London City Airport. If your plane is taking off from London City Airport, just grab a taxi from wherever you are in London, as it is located well within the city centre. Taxis are available to other airports as well.

Arriving to New York

New York City is one of the world capitals and is known as the city of skyscrapers. A great place to start your journey is in Brooklyn, which is known as a hipster neighbourhood. You can find many bohemian cafes, pubs and boutiques in this neighbourhood. Manhattan should be your next step. Here, soak in the atmosphere and take a walk down Fifth Avenue, known for its giant billboards. Do not forget to visit Central Park, the Statue of Liberty and many other landmarks in and around the city. Finally, end your journey at Broadway by watching a live show.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to New York from London may land at one of the many airports that serve the city of New York. If you land at John F. Kennedy International Airport, you just have to take the New York Subway to reach your destination in the city. If you land at LaGuardia, the New York City Subway will take you to the different neighbourhoods of the city. Your flight may also land at Newark Liberty International Airport, which is in New Jersey, a neighbouring state. However, this airport is conveniently connected by trains and you can easily reach Manhattan in no time. Taxis are available at all three airports.

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