Average flight duration: 11h25m
(flight with stopovers)
- Arrival city:
- Belize City, Belize
- Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA)
- Local time:
- Aug 22, 2019 7:18 AM, GMT-6
min. 80ºF, max. 86ºF
- Departure city:
- New York, USA
- LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
- Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
- John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
- Westchester County Airport (HPN)
- Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP)
- Local time:
- Aug 22, 2019 9:18 AM, GMT-4
min. 76ºF, max. 88ºF
Why travel by plane from New York to Belize City?
When driving from New York to Belize, the route would take travelers around the Gulf of Mexico and through Mexico itself, along a mostly coastal route. While this may be the scenic option, the journey time would be around 57 hours! By contrast, flights from New York to Belize City take travelers directly over the Gulf of Mexico with a flight time of just 6h 15m. Travel on connecting flights with airlines such as American, Southwest, Delta and Avianca to your destination of Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport in Belize City. Alternatively, opt for a non-stop flight with United: departing from Newark Liberty International Airport, the flight time is just five hours.
What is there for visitors to see and do in Belize City?
Located in the Central American nation of Belize, Belize City is a popular place for visitors to begin their vacation in Belize before heading off to nearby beaches and Cayes such as Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker. However within Belize City, there are a number of interesting attractions to explore. These include the colonial architecture of Government House; the Maritime Museum; and the Museum of Belize, which looks at the country's heritage. Don't miss a trip to the Belize Barrier Reef – perfect for snorkeling and diving!