The cheapest times to fly from JFK to LGW are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 16th to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
- September 10th to October 7th
- October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from JFK to LGW is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $789 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $304 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to London
Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $307 to $602 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $307. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $647. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $340 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $349 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to LGW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to LGW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JFK to LGW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $52 (12%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $361. Return trip prices are from the LGW to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JFK to LGW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 12 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JFK to LGW? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, American, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, CSA, Delta, easyJet, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3459 miles or 5567 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JFK to LGW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to LGW flight is about 7 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and London?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from JFK to LGW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||London Gatwick Airport|
|Country||the United Kingdom|
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