What’s the best aircraft for trans-atlantic flights?

Charter a private jet charter for flights across the Atlantic from Manchester to New York, London to Miami or Los Angeles to Paris. Whether it’s a business trip or a family holiday, a private jet allows you travel at a time that suits you and in extreme comfort, important on long distance flights.

The majority of our charter flights are for business but now there are more families travelling for pleasure, due to the ease of travel.

What is a transatlantic flight? 

Any flight which spans across the Atlantic Ocean is referred to as a transatlantic flight. For example, any flight to and from the United States of America.

What are the most popular transatlantic private flight routes?

The most popular transatlantic routes we arrange charter flights from Manchester to Miami, London to New York and Los Angeles to Manchester.

How long does it take to fly across the Atlantic by private jet?

The flight time depends on the route and the speed of the aircraft that you choose. Manchester to Miami on a Global 6000 is approximately 8 hours 40 minutes; London to New York approximately 7 hours 25 minutes on a Gulfstream G550 and Los Angeles to Paris approximately 10 hours 30 minutes in a Gulfstream G650


How much does it cost to fly across the Atlantic by private jet?

The price of a private jet flight will be based on the type of aircraft and the flight time. As we charter newer aircraft, such as the Gulfstream G650ER and the Bombardier Global 6000 these aircraft will cost more per hour than slightly older aircraft. Falcona compares all options for the best aircraft availability for each flight.

A one way flight from Manchester to Miami is approximately £75,000 on a Falcon 7X

A one way flight from London to New York is approximately £60,000 on a Global 6000

A one way flight from Los Angeles to Paris is approximately £135,000 on a Gulfstream G650ER

Can I travel with my pet on a transatlantic private flight?

Of course you can, we have lots of clients who travel with their beloved pets on a regular basis. Flying by private jet with your pet is a more stress-free way to travel for you and your pet. They can travel on-board in the cabin with you, instead of the hold. We can organise your pets favourite treats for the journey to ensure a comfortable flight for your pet.

We will make sure that all your documents are up to date prior to your flight. We make sure that your aircraft is pet friendly and that they’re DEFRA approved for your choice of airport.

Which private jets are most popular for flights across the Atlantic?

We charter some of the biggest and best aircraft available for flights across the Atlantic, such as the Gulfstream G550, Dassault Falcon 8X and the Bombardier Global 6000. Flying on these aircraft allows you to fly direct to your chosen destination.


The Gulfstream G650ER is one of the fastest and longest-range private jets with a range of 7500 nm. It can cross the Atlantic comfortably at a speed of 0.85 mach. The G650ER is the fastest long-range business jet in the world with a range of 13,890km, and it’s capable of breezing across long distances.

The model is in demand for its range, industry-leading cabin technology and unparalleled passenger comfort.

The Bombardier Global 6000 is another ultra long range aircraft that performs these type of flights across the Atlantic. with seating for 13 passengers and comfortable berths for six. This class-leading business jet features high-speed satellite internet connectivity, enabling passengers to conduct seamless video conferences globally.

With a range of 6,000 nautical miles and typical cruise speed of Mach 0.85, this Global 6000 is capable of nonstop flights from New York to Dubai, Los Angeles to Tokyo or London to Hong Kong.

Its steep-approach certification allows it to access shorter airfields, like London City Airport. The entertainment system offers two 24-inch high-definition monitors, and there is a spacious galley with oven, microwave, Nespresso machine and chilled storage.

The many additional features include two enclosed lavatories, a wardrobe for passengers and crew, universal HDMI and USB ports, and access to 195 cubic feet of luggage space during flight.

Bombardier Global 6000 interior



The Dassault Falcon 7X are also popular choices, with a similar range. The 7X is also one of the most technically advanced aircraft, as well as being certified for operation at London City Airport. A deservedly popular choice for transcontinental and transatlantic charter journeys.

This sophisticated jet is perfect for no-nstop travel up to 5,590 nautical miles, reaching destinations throughout the Americas, as well as to Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.

The Falcon 7X can take you to airports where many other large business jets cannot land, such as London City Airport, and high-altitude destinations like Aspen and Toluca, Mexico.

The three Pratt & Whitney engines deliver exceptional performance, yet are extremely fuel efficient and reduce cabin noise. Everything is carefully designed to maximise your comfort, productivity and privacy.

The flight experience is further enhanced by features such as the high-tech cabin management system. There are separate full lavatories for crew and passengers, and easy in-flight access to the ample baggage compartment.

Dassault Falcon 7X interior

Booking a bit further ahead for your holiday? Why not spread the cost with a deposit. Available for bookings made more than 90 days before departure. 

Just 25% of the value is required upfront to secure your flight. The remaining balance is due 30 days before departure.


Please note: Prices shown are estimated prices for charter of whole aircraft – alternative routes, aircraft and airports are also available upon request.

Any additional operational charges that we may incur to operate this quoted schedule, ie Out of Hours (OOHs) and airfield Extensions, Fire Cover Upgrade and AIRCRAFT DE-ICING are not included in this quotation price. This estimated price is subject to availability, slots, traffic rights and schedule.