London to New York flight duration

What is the flight duration from London to New York?

Unfortunately there are no direct flights flying between London and New York so the flight duration below is a calculation based on a commercial airliner flying directly from London to New York

Depart
London
Arrive
New York
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Average direct flight time is 6 hours 47 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from London to New York is 6 hours 47 minutes.

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

Related: Return journey New York to London flight duration

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to New York is 6 hours 47 minutes
  • Distance from London to New York is 3,462 miles / 5,572 km
  • 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)
  • 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)

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)

London to New York flight time via Rochester

London to Rochester
6 hours 52 minutes
Rochester to New York
1 hours 2 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
7 hours 55 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

London to New York flight time via Burlington

London to Burlington
6 hours 24 minutes
Burlington to New York
1 hours 5 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
7 hours 31 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights


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.


London & New York local time and timezones

New York, United States time is 19 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
01:06 Fri, 12 Aug, 2022,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in New York, United States:
20:06 Thu, 11 Aug, 2022,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, 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 6 hours 47 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.