This airline will start offering flights from New York to London for $116

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Competition to travel across the Atlantic on a budget is growing, and travelers benefit the most.

Norse Atlantic Airways – a new start-up offering budget flights between Europe and the US – has announced that it will start daily low-cost flights between New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

The service will start on August 12, 2012 at $322 introductory fee for round trip flights. Anyone who has traveled across the pond will know that this is excellent value for money. Plus, one-way flights to London are as cheap as $116!

Norse Atlantic Airways will join Play Airlines in a bid to control economic travel over the Atlantic.

New York City skyline

New flights between New York City and London

  • The new flight route will depart from London at 1 pm And arrive in New York in 3.55 pm Same day (local time.)
  • The flight from New York will depart at 5.55 pm Arrival to London time 6.20 am Next day (local time.)

All flights in London will arrive at London Gatwick Airport (LGW.) Traveling to central London from London Gatwick Airport is very simple.

Although the airport is located 29.5 miles south of central London, the train will bring travelers to Victoria Station in central London. Less than 30 minutes.

Other London airports include London Heathrow, London Stansted and London Luton. You can fly to these airports with other airlines.

London is the best city in Europe to find connecting flights to destinations on the European mainland.

All incoming and outgoing flights from New York City will land in JFK Airport.

Airbus at JFK Airport

Norse Atlantic Airways has the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner in a two-class configuration, including Economy Class and Premium Class with a 3-3-3 setup. Like other low-cost airlines, Norse Atlantic Airways will charge extra for seat selection, hand luggage and meals at the cheapest rates.

However, the prices It’s still cheap to work out For American and European travelers, especially if they pack light.

In addition to the New York to London line, Norse Atlantic Airways will offer a limited-time service from August to late October between London Gatwick and Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (OSL).

What did the airline say?

Bjorn Toure Larsen, CEO of Norse Atlantic Airways, said: “We are delighted to be able to now welcome customers who are looking to book great value flights between London Gatwick and New York JFK. Customers now have an affordable option that allows them to book a last-minute flight or the vacation of a lifetime with an airline that offers choice and flexibility.

“Offering affordable, point-to-point Norse Atlantic flights between Europe and the US will benefit both domestic tourism and businesses. Not only do we invest directly in the countries in which we operate by hiring local employees but we also support job creation across the industry. Tourism and broader services.”

Stuart Wingate, CEO of Gatwick Airport, said: “We are delighted to welcome Norse Atlantic Airways to Gatwick. It’s always great to see a new tail at the airport, but the arrival of a new airline after the turbulent past two years for the industry, and one that will offer great long-haul routes across the Atlantic, is particularly exciting news.

“Travelers across London and the South East will now be able to take advantage of yet another transatlantic service from Gatwick, as Norse offers excellent value for money for those traveling for their dream vacation, or an important business trip, to New York, one of the world’s best-known cities. and dynamism.”

last thoughts

It’s great news for Americans and Europeans. The emergence of low-cost flights between the UK and the US will increase travel numbers, increase affordability, and connect the two continents even more.

It makes London and Europe a better destination in August.

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