5 Flights You Can Celebrate New Year’s Eve In

There are various ways you can celebrate New Year’s Eve – from counting down the seconds in Time’s Square, getting your groove on in Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro to watching a dragon light up Hong Kong’s skyline. But what if you are an aviation enthusiast, love to celebrate New Year’s and your bucket list includes a party while in the air? Well, this is the list for you! We have compiled what we think are the best party opportunities in the sky and in your destination. So let’s plan this New Year’s Eve together and get the festivities going!

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5. Sydney – Honolulu. Flight HA452

Celebrate your New Year’s flying from Australia to Hawaii. If you have any free days left – grab them now and book your tickets!

While celebrating your New Year‘s Eve on board the Hawaii Airlines flight, a wonderful holiday awaits you in Honolulu. With warm and comforting weather all year round, you will definitely start your 2019 the right way!

The flight departures at 21:40 and arrives at 10:40 AM in Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.

4. Dubai – Delhi. Flight EK512

Departing from the City Of Gold with one of the fanciest airlines in the world – Emirates. The airline will be able to provide you with the most comfortable experience while you celebrate your New Year‘s Eve with your fellow passengers.

Departure time from Dubai is at 22:00 and you arrive at Delhi International Airport just in time for a party in the city – at 2:40 AM.

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3. New York – Tel Aviv. Flight LY 8

Greet 2019 above the Atlantic Ocean and hop on El Al‘s flight from New York to Tel Aviv. While New York will be under the cover of winter, Tel-Aviv will enjoy the bright sunshine and New Year‘s festivities! Or rather, the day after the festivities – perfect opportunity to try out the local food, as everyone will be hungry after the party last night. ;)

Your flight from the Big Apple will departure at 23:50 and you will arrive in the Big Orange at 17:00. You will also be able to grab a good night’s sleep!

2. Los Angeles – Seoul. Flight OZ203

If you want to get ahead of everyone else on this New Year’s – here is your chance!

Departing just before the countdown begins in Los Angeles, you’ll be spending your last moments of 2018 above the Pacific Ocean and flying to Seoul. While you thought that you might still make it to late New Year’s parties as the flight arrives at 5 AM. Unfortunately, that is not true – the flight departures on December 31st, 2018 at 23:00 and arrives on January 2nd at 5:00 AM. So you spend your whole first day of 2019 in the air!

1. London – Athens. TP 7435

While other flights have attractive destinations and origin cities, this TAP Portugal flight offers everything you might wish for in a New Year‘s Eve flight – a great destination airport, arriving at a time still comfortable for a party in Athens. Best part? You might be able to spot some fireworks while still flying above Europe!

You leave London at 22:15 and land in Athens at 03:50 AM, so rush into the city and you might still partake in the festivities in Athens.