The cheapest times to fly from LGW to JFK are
- January 1st to March 25th
- September 3rd to October 14th
- October 29th to December 9th
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 LGW to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $839 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $298 for Tuesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from London (LGW) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $301 to $661 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $301. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $402 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $371 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to JFK flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGW to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGW to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $384. Return trip prices are from the JFK to LGW 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 LGW to JFK 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 LGW to JFK? 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, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to London Gatwick Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3459 miles or 5567 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGW to JFK?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to JFK flight is about 7 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between London and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from LGW to JFK.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||London Gatwick Airport|
|Country||the United Kingdom|
|Destination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
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