Heathrow Airport to New York flight duration

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

On average there are 77 flights flying direct each day from Heathrow 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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LHR
Arrive
JFK

Average direct flight time is 7 hours 54 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to New York (JFK) has a duration of 7 hours 30 minutes.

A distance of 3,450 miles / 5,552 km.

Related: Return journey New York to Heathrow Airport flight duration

Heathrow Airport to New York flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 7 hours 54 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 8 hours 25 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 77

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to New York is 7 hours 54 minutes
  • Distance from London to New York is 3,450 miles / 5,552 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 Heathrow 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 7 hours 54 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

London Stansted to New York Newark
Flying with Primera Air
8 hours 25 minutes
London Gatwick to New York John F. Kennedy
Flying with Norwegian
8 hours 00 minutes
London Stansted to New York Newark
Flying with Hahn Air Systems
8 hours 25 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Heathrow Airport to New York flight time via Reykjavik Keflavik | LHR to JFK via KEF
Heathrow Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik
3 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 40 minutes
Reykjavik Keflavik to New York
6 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 05 minutes
Heathrow Airport to New York flight time via Belfast International | LHR to JFK via BFS
Heathrow Airport to Belfast International
1 hours 15 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 35 minutes
Belfast International to New York
7 hours 05 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 55 minutes
Heathrow Airport to New York flight time via Manchester | LHR to JFK via MAN
Heathrow Airport to Manchester
1 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 55 minutes
Manchester to New York
7 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 20 minutes

Airlines flying between Heathrow Airport and New York

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

Norwegian
Norwegian
Ryanair
Ryanair
Air Europa
Air Europa

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Heathrow Airport & New York local time and timezones

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

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
06:42 Sat, 21 Sep, 2019,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in New York, United States:
01:42 Sat, 21 Sep, 2019,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

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Heathrow Airport to New York jet lag effects


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