Gatwick Airport to New York flight duration

What is the flight duration from Gatwick Airport to New York?

On average there are 79 flights flying direct each day from Gatwick Airport to New York. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
LGW
Arrive
JFK

Average direct flight time is 8 hours 18 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Gatwick Airport (LGW) to New York (JFK) has a duration of 7 hours 55 minutes.

A distance of 3,468 miles / 5,581 km.

Related: Return journey New York to Gatwick Airport flight duration

Gatwick Airport to New York flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 8 hours 18 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 7 hours 55 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 11 hours 5 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 79

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to New York is 8 hours 18 minutes
  • Distance from London to New York is 3,468 miles / 5,581 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • The currency in New York, United States is the US Dollar

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom and New York, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 8 hours 18 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

London Heathrow to New York Newark
Flying with Austrian Airlines
8 hours 25 minutes
London Heathrow to New York John F. Kennedy
Flying with Virgin Atlantic
8 hours 15 minutes
London Heathrow to New York John F. Kennedy
Flying with Iberia
8 hours 10 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Gatwick Airport to New York flight time via Toronto Pearson International | LHR to JFK via YYZ
Gatwick Airport to Toronto Pearson International
8 hours 14 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 31 minutes
Toronto Pearson International to New York
1 hours 31 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 16 minutes
Gatwick Airport to New York flight time via Dublin | LHR to JFK via DUB
Gatwick Airport to Dublin
1 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
6 hours 20 minutes
Dublin to New York
7 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
15 hours 05 minutes
Gatwick Airport to New York flight time via Bergen | LHR to JFK via BGO
Gatwick Airport to Bergen
1 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 45 minutes
Bergen to New York
7 hours 40 minutes
Total journey time
12 hours 20 minutes

Airlines flying between Gatwick Airport and New York

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Gatwick Airport and New York

Norwegian
Norwegian
Austrian Airlines
Austrian Airlines
TAP
TAP
Air Europa
Air Europa

Gatwick Airport & New York local time and timezones

New York, United States time is 5 hours behind Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
09:23 Thu, 12 Dec, 2019,
London Timezone: GMT (+00:00)

Date and time in New York, United States:
04:23 Thu, 12 Dec, 2019,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Gatwick Airport and New York

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between Gatwick Airport and New York

Gatwick Airport to New York jet lag effects


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