Favourite airline: Air France
The favourite airline for flights from Manchester to New York is Air France.
Air France
3 %
KLM
2 %
Virgin Atlantic
2 %
Tip: book 2 months before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 2 months before travel. Save up to 37 %.
72 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Monday
On this route, flights are cheapest on Monday when a ticket costs £226.00 on average.
Direct flights are more expensive
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 62 % cheaper.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
07h 50min
19h 40min
22h 20min
£366
£318
£226
Favourite connection: via London Heathrow
When booking flights from Manchester to New York 16 % of travellers prefer to fly via London Heathrow.
Route
bookings
1 stopover London Heathrow
12h 05min, from £364
16 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
11h 50min, from £361
13 %
Direct flights
07h 50min, from £366
9 %
Return from £226.00
A return flight costing only £226.00 is for example available departing on 23/03/20 and returning on 29/03/20.

£226
Cheap
£226
Expensive
£696

Flights from Manchester to JFK

New York is a very exciting city that fascinates and offers a plethora of sights and things to do. From world famous landmarks, to a vibrant nightlife and eclectic cultural offer, one of the most popular American cities entices numerous visitors at any time of the year.

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When to go and what to do

New York can be visited in all seasons, but summers tend to be hot and winters can be very cold. There are numerous events and festivals all year round, starting with New Year's Eve, which is quite simply unmissable. In February, the Chinese New Year is celebrated, while St. Patrick Day's, in March, is quite an important holiday. For fashion addicts, September and February is when the world famous Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is held.

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Visas and other useful preparatory tips

Travelling to New York may not require a visa for British citizens, who may be able to stay for up to 90 days through the Visa Waiver Program. For British passport holders of other nationalities, a visa will be necessary as they do not qualify for the VWP. Regulations for alcohol and tobacco are very strict in the United States. Many free events and activities are organised by the city. In terms of budget, electronics and American designer clothing are less expensive than in London. However, groceries are about 30% higher and restaurant prices around 5% higher in New York. Also, the prices displayed usually don't include taxes, and tips should be around 20%. The time in New York is BST -5 or GMT -4.

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Travel from the airport and around the city, accommodation ideas

From JFK Airport, travellers can take the AirTrain to Howard Beach station and change for a Midtown or Downtown Manhattan train, with a journey lasting 40 to 75 minutes, catch a bus to the metro station, or board a Long Island Railroad train. Express buses also go to Manhattan, Hudson Valley or Long Island, and taxis cost about $52.  In terms of accommodation, hostels cost around $34/person/night, while hotel rooms are about $40/person/night. Although New York legendary yellow cabs are used by locals, public transport is not only much cheaper but also usually faster.

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