The flight time from London, United Kingdom to New York, New York is:

7 hours, 27 minutes

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Flying time from London, United Kingdom to New York, NY

The total flight duration from London, United Kingdom to New York, NY is 7 hours, 27 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between London, United Kingdom and New York, NY.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from London, United Kingdom to New York, NY ("as the crow flies"), which is about 3,471 miles or 5 586 kilometers.

Your trip begins in London, United Kingdom.
It ends in New York, New York.

Your flight direction from London, United Kingdom to New York, NY is West (-72 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

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London, United Kingdom

City: London
Region: London, City of
Country: United Kingdom
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New York, New York

City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
Category: cities

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