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Flights to New York

Book your flights to New York with British Airways and experience great service on your way to the world’s busiest city. With a choice of up to 17 daily flights, it’s easy to find the perfect one for your holiday in New York.

Fly with British Airways direct from London Heathrow (LHR) to JFK International Airport (JFK) and Newark Airport (EWR) or from May 2016 take advantage of our new route from London Gatwick (LGW) to JFK International Airport (JFK). Alternatively, our Club World-only service from London City Airport (LCY) is perfect for an extra special trip, or when travelling on business. The city itself is brimming with sights to see and things to do in New York. For some inspiration explore our classic and curious itineraries in New York. Marvel at the skyscrapers of Manhattan whilst shopping in the fashion haven of Fifth Avenue. Admire the famous New York skyline from a ferry to Liberty Island or catch a glittering show on Broadway. Afterwards, dance the night away in a hip club in Williamsburg, across the bridge in Brooklyn.

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A direct flight from London Heathrow (LHR) or London Gatwick (LGW) to New York (JFK) or London Heathrow (LHR) to Newark (EWR) is under eight hours. Our business class-only BA001 service from London City (LCY) allows you to clear US customs in Shannon, Ireland – which saves you valuable time on your business trip. Choose from Club World or World Traveller classes. Club World offers a spacious seat which fully converts into a bed. World Traveller includes food and a full bar, alongside a personal entertainment system. So sit back and relax, watch the in-flight entertainment, indulge in the complimentary food and drink and enjoy your flight.

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