If you are looking to experience history stretching back to the Roman times, discover serene suburbs and prestigious shopping malls, exciting entertainment and dining options, then look no further than London.
Take a flight to London Heathrow (LHR). While here, get a view of the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower, the South Bank cultural complex and the imposing Houses of Parliament among other charming feature in the capital of England and the United Kingdom.
Just a 6 hour and a 50 Minutes flight from New York and 14 hours 50 minutes from Johannesburg, the safari capital of United Kingdom is easily accessible, with Jumia Travel you can get great value deals on direct flights.
Arriving at Airports in London
Most cheap flights to London will land at London Heathrow Airport (IATA: LHR). It is the busiest airport in UK and serves travellers for both domestic flights and external flights. It is also the hub for connecting flights to many countries.
Many hotels also offer airport pick-up. However, the most popular option is to catch a train directly to your desired stop. Other services include taking a bus to the London underground. A taxi can be reserved but check their reputation before booking.
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About Flying to London
Flights to London from North America or Australia
There are direct flights to London from the USA or Canada. There are also direct flights when flying from Australia or New Zealand.
Flights to London from African Countries
Many airline companies operate in London with flights directly from African destinations including Uganda (Entebbe), Tanzania (Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar, Kilimanjaro, Arusha), South Africa(Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban), Nigeria(Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt) and other African countries.
There are also direct flights to London from Dubai (UAE), Guangzhou (China), Doha (Quatar).
Flights to London from other European Countries
Many airline companies operate in London with regional flights directly from European destinations including Newcastle, Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow and other European countries.
Domestic Flights to London
There are a good number of London airlines making it possible for one to get cheap domestic flights. Main airline companies offering domestic flights to London are: British airways, Ryanair, Flybe and Easy jet.
Airlines flying to London
Popular international airlines flying to London are:
And many more.
How long is the flight to London?
When to fly to London, United Kingdom?
High season fall between June- september which is are the summer months. Christmas, New Years and Easter are also busy times. Low Seasons are in April and May and September to October somehow due to school terms opening. Cheap flights to London are also available in January and February.
When to Buy Airline Tickets to Get the Cheapest Fare to London?
The best time to book international flights to London is 2 weeks in advance which could save you money.
During peak seasons such as June- September and during the December holidays, Jumia Travel generally advises travellers to buy their tickets at least 2 months in advance but prime booking dates vary by origin.
What is the best day of the week to fly to London?
Be a little flexible on your dates and you shouldn't have much trouble finding the cheapest flights to London.
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How to get a visa for London?
A passport and visa are required for entry into United Kingdom. A valid passport or travel document with at least 1 page that is blank on both sides is required.
You are advised to apply for a visa 7 days in advance of your intended travel date.
Do you need a yellow fever vaccination for London?
There is a low potential for exposure to yellow fever in United Kingdom. You do not need the Yellow Fever vaccination and certificate but it is recommended by health authorities.
Updates and complete list can be found at: Countries with risk of yellow fever virus (YFV) transmission.
Is there a risk of Malaria in London?
Malaria risk is low in London. Malaria Prophylaxis may be prescribed to you during your consultation depending on your itinerary.
Please consult your doctor well in advance of travel for advice on health care.
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