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

7 hours, 26 minutes

Powered by MediaAlpha 
reverse locations
Plan your trip at  

Change your flying speed:

mph     knots    


take-off and landing: minutes

Flight map from New York, NY to London, United Kingdom

Click here to show map

Open this map directly on Google Maps. For a quick answer, you can use to get the distance from New York to London.

More trip calculations

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

The total flight duration from New York, NY to London, United Kingdom is 7 hours, 26 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 New York, NY and London, United Kingdom.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from New York, NY to London, United Kingdom ("as the crow flies"), which is about 3,471 miles or 5 585 kilometers.

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

Your flight direction from New York, NY to London, United Kingdom is Northeast (51 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.

From the Tower of London to the Big Ben and Buckingham Palace, London is filled with world-famous landmarks and hundreds of popular tourist attractions. The best ways to see London at an affordable price is by getting The London Pass.

With London Pass you have access to over 60 attractions for free like Westminster Abbey, Kensington Palace and Kew Gardens and fast track entries to selected attractions like Tower of London and Windsor Castle. Ultimately saving you lots of money and time in London.

Football (soccer) fans can visit Arsenal FC and take a behind-the-scenes tour of the club. Check out the changing rooms, media interview rooms and the Emirates Stadium that seats 60,000 people. Your tour to the facility includes a visit to the Arsenal Museum where you can trace Arsenal’s history.

The London Pass includes a one-day hop-on and hop-off Thames River Cruise. From the boat you can view Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, The London Eye, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Shakespeare’s Globe, Tate Modern and more. It offers 4 locations to hop-on and hop-off – Westminster, London Eye, Tower Bridge and Greenwich.

New York, New York

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

London, United Kingdom

City: London
Region: London, City of
Country: United Kingdom
Category: cities

Flight time calculator

Travelmath provides an online flight time calculator for all types of travel routes. You can enter airports, cities, states, countries, or zip codes to find the flying time between any two points. The database uses the great circle distance and the average airspeed of a commercial airliner to figure out how long a typical flight would take. Find your travel time to estimate the length of a flight between airports, or ask how long it takes to fly from one city to another.

Home  ·  About  ·  Terms  ·  Privacy