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Flights to New York

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Last minute flights to New York

Departure Sat, 16 Nov Return Sun, 17 Nov
LGW London
JFK New York
return from £315
Departure Mon, 18 Nov Return Tue, 03 Dec
LHR London
EWR Newark - Nj
return from £230
Departure Wed, 20 Nov Return Fri, 29 Nov
MAN Manchester
EWR Newark - Nj
return from £261
Departure Tue, 03 Dec Return Fri, 06 Dec
YYZ Toronto
LGA New York
return from £132
Popular flight routes to New York
London - Newark - Nj
return from £224
Manchester - Newark - Nj
return from £258
Toronto - New York
return from £152
Dublin - New York
return from £261
Edinburgh - New York
return from £199
Tel Aviv - Newark - Nj
return from £371

Trips to New York

New York travel

New York is a city of contrasts, from the glamorous celebrities that walk down 5th Avenue to the tired commuters on the famous subway. There are many reasons why New York deserves a visit if you want to grab a slice of life there. The metropolis that thrives on the multi-ethnic cultures of its residents is the very essence of New York. Grab a slice of traditional pizza or a stuffed sandwich. The number of flights to New York attest to the popularity of the city as a travel destination. Check out our offers flight + hotel to New York!

Things to do and places to see in New York

From the casual to the long-term visitor, there are must-see places that you need to explore when you are in the city. Take a walkion Central Park, trawl the shops, see a play or watch a game; everyone will have a fantastic time in the city that is active 24/7. Trips to New York are great options for those who are seeking an exciting and cosmopolitan destination.

When visiting New York, be sure to:

  • Spend time at Times Square with its bright lights and join in the fun
  • Go see the Metropolitan Museum of Art with its impressive collections, exhibitions and galleries
  • Watch a few plays at one of the 30 theatres on Broadway
  • See the iconic Empire State Building and admire its classic art deco architecture
  • Head to Ellis Island and see the Statue of Liberty up close - a gift originally from France to America
  • Shop to your heart's content from designer boutiques to mass retailers with a presence in the city
  • Ice-skate at the rinks of the Rockefeller Center
  • Be culture-savvy and attend one of the performances at the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts from ballet to opera
  • Tour the Grand Central Terminal and enjoy the beauty of this Beaux Arts edifice
  • Take a look at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum
  • Have your picture taken at the Brooklyn Bridge
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New York airports

Two main airports serve NYC: John F. Kennedy International Airport and La Guardia Airport. Both are in the vicinity of downtown New York. Cheap flights to New York also land at Newark Liberty International Airport.

  • Newark Liberty International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at Newark include the following: United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Airlines


    The airport is located approximately 24km southwest of NYC.

    Transport options

    AirTrain Newark connects passengers to Manhattan and to New Jersey Transit trains that stop at NYC and Newark. It is also convenient to go by bus, train or car to and from the airport.

  • La Guardia International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at La Guardia include the following: American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines


    The airport is in Queens borough approximately 12.3 km to NYC.

    Transport options

    La Guardia is not connected by the subway. You can use the bus, shuttle, car or limousine service to move to and from the airport and NYC and surroundings.

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at JFK include the following: Delta Airlines, American Airlines and JetBlue Airways.


    The airport is in Queens borough, about 20km southeast of NYC.

    Transport options

    The cheapest and probably fastest means to get to and from the airport is by public transportation. Look for AirTrain and use either MTA Buses or the subway to connect to NYC. Other means of getting to and from the airport include taxis, shared rides and private shuttles.

FAQ's about New York

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to New York?
The top month to book flights to New York is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for New York flights is July. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to New York, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to New York?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to New York is... December. The next best month to travel to New York is October. And let's not forget August, the third top choice for when to go to New York. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to New York is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to New York should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to New York, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to New York departing from over 33 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to New York at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of New York’s airport?
New York is served by 7 airport[s]. John F Kennedy Intl Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 33 cities, such as London, Manchester and Toronto, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is New York’s airport from the city centre?
New York’s airport John F Kennedy Intl Airport is located 14 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to New York’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.75 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from John F Kennedy Intl Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to New York centre is around 4.66 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in New York. Pick your preferred car type and get from John F Kennedy Intl Airport to New York city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to New York city centre?
There are many ways to get from John F Kennedy Intl Airport to central New York:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from John F Kennedy Intl Airport to New York city centre when driving is 45 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to New York?
If you are going to New York, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 23.43 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 34.95 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 4.85 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.88 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 4.66 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.68 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.55 GBP
  • - Water: 2.94 GBP

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