New York to London flight duration

What is the flight duration from New York to London?

On average there are 88 flights flying direct each day from New York to London. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
JFK
Arrive
LHR

Average direct flight time is 7 hours 6 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York to London is 6 hours 50 minutes.

A distance of 3,462 miles / 5,572 km

Related: Return journey London to New York flight duration

New York to London flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 7 hours 6 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 6 hours 50 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 7 hours 25 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 88

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from New York to London is 7 hours 6 minutes
  • Distance from New York to London is 3,462 miles / 5,572 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • London is served by 5 airports London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • The currency in London, United Kingdom is the British Pound

Airlines

Air France
Air France
Norwegian
Norwegian
eurowings
eurowings
Austrian Airlines
Austrian Airlines
TAP
TAP

DIRECT FLIGHTS

New York John F. Kennedy to London Gatwick
Flying with Norwegian
7 hours 00 minutes
New York Newark to London Stansted
Flying with Primera Air
7 hours 10 minutes
New York John F. Kennedy to London Gatwick
Flying with Wamos Air
7 hours 00 minutes

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 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

New York to London flight time via Reykjavik Keflavik | to via KEF
New York to Reykjavik Keflavik
6 hours
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 15 minutes
Reykjavik Keflavik to London
3 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 30 minutes
New York to London flight time via Lisbon | to via LIS
New York to Lisbon
6 hours 50 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 30 minutes
Lisbon to London
2 hours 40 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours
New York to London flight time via Toronto Pearson International | to via YYZ
New York to Toronto Pearson International
1 hours 41 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 09 minutes
Toronto Pearson International to London
7 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 05 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


New York & London local time and timezones

London, United Kingdom time is 5 hours ahead of New York, United States

Date and time in New York, United States:
16:41 Thu, 4 Jun, 2020,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
21:41 Thu, 4 Jun, 2020,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and London, United Kingdom? 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 6 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.