Holidays in New York

Hotels in New York

Things to see and do in New York

Essential information for New York

Local time

Language

American English

Currency

US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Do I need a visa?

Yes. You'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

Flight information

JFK or Newark
7 hours
Direct flight

Flight schedule

  • Virgin Atlantic fly to JFK 4 times daily and to Newark 2 times daily.
are our main partner airline

Getting around

The fastest way to get around whilst in New York is by subway. You’ll find a station around every corner, and the city’s grid layout makes navigating the subway system straightforward. You can take a taxi for short trips, but to get a real feel for the city, nothing beats walking!