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ShermansTravel experts map out your travel route to get you to your vacation spot as quickly and easily as possible. We painstakingly research the airports and airlines servicing your destination – as well as any train, bus, or ferry options – so getting there is as simple as a jaunt across town.

Getting to England


England has three major airports near London: Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW), and Stansted (LST). International flights also operate from Manchester (MAN), Bristol (BRS), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), Liverpool (LPL), and Birmingham (BHX).


England’s national carrier is British Airways, offering direct flights from Boston, Denver, New York, and San Francisco. Virgin Atlantic operates direct flights from San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York. Most budget airlines, including Ryan Air and EasyJet, shuttle between European destinations, but Zoom Airlines recently began operating transatlantic flights from New York’s JFK.

Flight Times

7 hours from the East Coast; about 9 hours from the West Coast.

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