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$589+ Cheap flights to the United Kingdom

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BOS — LHR
17 Jul — 24 Jul1
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Flights to United Kingdom in 2024

Find the latest flights to United Kingdom in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 619,342 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

March

Average price

$1,992

Return from

$1,190

One-way from

$589
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average for return flights in July 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to London
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to United Kingdom

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Cheap flights to London
Tue 23/719:40SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 55mAir China
Fri 23/812:35LGW - SYD
1 stop41h 15mAir China
Deal found 11/7$1,454
Tue 30/720:30SYD - LHR
1 stop31h 10mChina Eastern
Mon 2/921:20LHR - SYD
2 stops49h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 11/7$1,455
Thu 25/720:35SYD - LHR
1 stop31h 05mChina Eastern
Thu 22/821:20LHR - SYD
1 stop26h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 11/7$1,464
Sun 4/809:25SYD - LHR
2 stops34h 20mKLM
Tue 20/809:55LHR - SYD
3 stops35h 35mKLM
Deal found 10/7$1,465
Sun 4/810:25SYD - LHR
2 stops37h 00mEmirates
Tue 20/809:05LHR - SYD
2 stops36h 20mEmirates
Deal found 11/7$1,467
Wed 31/720:30SYD - LGW
1 stop26h 20mChina Eastern
Mon 26/818:00LGW - SYD
1 stop30h 00mChina Eastern
Deal found 11/7$1,467
Sun 4/821:45SYD - LHR
1 stop30h 25mChina Southern
Mon 19/822:10LHR - SYD
1 stop36h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 9/7$1,473
Sun 4/811:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Mon 19/811:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 10/7$1,480
Thu 1/821:45SYD - LHR
1 stop30h 25mChina Southern
Mon 9/922:10LHR - SYD
1 stop25h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 10/7$1,485
Cheap flights to Edinburgh
Sat 10/817:40SYD - EDI
3 stops37h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 8/913:55EDI - SYD
2 stops34h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,943
Sat 10/817:40SYD - EDI
3 stops37h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sat 17/809:30EDI - SYD
3 stops37h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$2,014
Thu 25/720:35SYD - EDI
2 stops44h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 1/811:00EDI - SYD
2 stops37h 00mChina Eastern
Deal found 10/7$2,098
Sun 28/715:10SYD - EDI
3 stops41h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 18/813:55EDI - SYD
2 stops34h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$2,160
Sat 10/814:40SYD - EDI
2 stops27h 40mBritish Airways
Sun 8/921:10EDI - SYD
2 stops47h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/7$2,205
Sat 10/813:05SYD - EDI
3 stops42h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 17/813:15EDI - SYD
2 stops35h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$2,212
Sun 28/720:30SYD - EDI
2 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 18/813:55EDI - SYD
2 stops34h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$2,231
Sat 10/814:45SYD - EDI
2 stops41h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 17/806:00EDI - SYD
2 stops39h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$2,314
Sun 28/715:10SYD - EDI
3 stops41h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 18/816:50EDI - SYD
3 stops33h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$2,376
Cheap flights to Manchester
Sun 28/715:10SYD - MAN
3 stops40h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/913:30MAN - SYD
2 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,677
Sat 27/720:35SYD - MAN
1 stop43h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/919:45MAN - SYD
2 stops52h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$1,733
Mon 12/810:05SYD - MAN
2 stops41h 55mChina Southern
Tue 3/908:55MAN - SYD
2 stops25h 45mChina Southern
Deal found 11/7$1,769
Sun 28/714:45SYD - MAN
1 stop25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/913:10MAN - SYD
2 stops35h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,838
Sun 28/715:10SYD - MAN
3 stops40h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/912:45MAN - SYD
3 stops35h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,882
Sat 27/712:35SYD - MAN
3 stops43h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/914:20MAN - SYD
2 stops34h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$1,884
Sun 4/814:45SYD - MAN
1 stop25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 21/819:35MAN - SYD
2 stops52h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,916
Wed 28/810:00SYD - MAN
2 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/913:30MAN - SYD
2 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/7$1,953
Sun 4/806:00SYD - MAN
3 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 21/814:30MAN - SYD
2 stops33h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,995

United Kingdom 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for United Kingdom in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 619,342 searches and data were last updated on 12 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing to United Kingdom in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sun 28/720:30SYD - MAN
2 stops35h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/912:30MAN - SYD
2 stops39h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7$1,349
Sun 4/810:05SYD - MAN
2 stops31h 15mChina Southern
Wed 21/805:55MAN - SYD
2 stops28h 45mChina Southern
Deal found 11/7$1,358
Sun 15/919:40SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 55mAir China
Sat 26/1012:35LGW - SYD
1 stop40h 55mAir China
Deal found 11/7$1,454
Tue 30/720:30SYD - LHR
1 stop31h 10mChina Eastern
Mon 2/921:20LHR - SYD
2 stops49h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 11/7$1,455
Sat 16/1120:40SYD - LHR
1 stop30h 15mAir China
Thu 12/1217:40LHR - SYD
1 stop34h 50mAir China
Deal found 10/7$1,457
Thu 25/720:35SYD - LHR
1 stop31h 05mChina Eastern
Thu 22/821:20LHR - SYD
1 stop26h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 11/7$1,464

One-way flights to United Kingdom

Explore one-way flight options to United Kingdom for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 619,342 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights departing to United Kingdom in the near future. If you're in need of a round-trip flight to United Kingdom instead, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Thu 17/1020:00SYD - LHR
2 stops33h 30mHainan Airlines
Deal found 10/7$589
Tue 13/810:05SYD - EDI
2 stops35h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 11/7$827
Mon 5/821:45SYD - MAN
2 stops43h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 11/7$843

Direct flights to United Kingdom

Mon 11/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 55mQantas Airways
Thu 21/1119:55LHR - SYD
Nonstop23h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 11/7$1,903
Wed 30/1016:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Wed 13/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 9/7$2,092
Mon 11/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Thu 28/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 9/7$2,094
Fri 15/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Mon 25/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 9/7$2,115
Fri 15/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Fri 29/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/7$2,132
Sun 10/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Fri 29/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 9/7$2,134
Thu 14/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Thu 21/1121:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/7$2,168
Sun 10/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 05mBritish Airways
Tue 3/1221:10LHR - SYD
Nonstop22h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/7$2,189
Fri 1/1116:20SYD - LHR
Nonstop24h 55mQantas Airways
Fri 22/1119:55LHR - SYD
Nonstop23h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 11/7$2,208

Find flights to United Kingdom within your budget

Locate flights to United Kingdom that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 619,342 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$1,190 - $1,505

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 12/8

1 stop30h 05m

London Gatwick

Tue 20/8

1 stop22h 50m

$1,190

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 30/7

1 stop27h 30m

London Gatwick

Mon 9/9

1 stop33h 35m

$1,192

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Heathrow

SYD - LHR

SYDLHR

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 15/10

1 stop29h 50m

London Heathrow

Tue 5/11

1 stop26h 55m

$1,270

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Heathrow

SYD - LHR

SYDLHR

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 14/11

1 stop32h 10m

London Heathrow

Thu 21/11

1 stop32h 05m

$1,322

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Heathrow

SYD - LHR

SYDLHR

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 4/8

2 stops35h 35m

London Heathrow

Tue 20/8

2 stops31h 30m

$1,427

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Heathrow

SYD - LHR

SYDLHR

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 4/8

2 stops34h 20m

London Heathrow

Tue 20/8

3 stops36h 50m

$1,433

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 1/8

1 stop43h 55m

London Gatwick

Sat 31/8

3 stops33h 25m

$1,505

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Best time to book a flight to United Kingdom

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Temperature and rainfall in United Kingdom by month

Plan your trip to United Kingdom by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to United Kingdom, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 17.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 4.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to United Kingdom?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to United Kingdom. Price data was last updated on 5 July 2024.

For the best weather plan your visit to the United Kingdom between April to October. Not only will there be more chance of good weather, you’ll also be in British Summer Time which means longer evenings; in winter the evenings are much shorter and there are less daylight hours. The shoulder seasons of spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) can be great times to pick up cheap flights to the United Kingdom, before the tourist season gears up (or gears down). The best time to book to get the lowest price on a flight to the United Kingdom is eight weeks in advance. It pays to shop around to get the best deal as there will be plenty of choice available. If you are flexible on dates look at flights leaving either side of your departure day for big potential savings, mid-week departures are generally cheaper than weekend flights.

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Reviews of airlines servicing United Kingdom

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to United Kingdom. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to United Kingdom. Reviews last updated 12 July 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly to United Kingdom, see what other customers have to say about China Southern, SriLankan Airlines and Asiana Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.5
Very Good
870 reviews
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.4
Very Good
542 reviews
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
1,446 reviews
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
866 reviews
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.2
Very Good
1,369 reviews
8.5
Very Good
870 reviews

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Food

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in United Kingdom?

According to our users, the most popular flight destination in United Kingdom is London, followed by Manchester, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Birmingham.

What is good to know if travelling to United Kingdom?

  • London is an expensive city, but culture vultures can enjoy museums and galleries free of charge. These include the National Gallery, Royal Academy, Tate Britain and Tate Modern, the Imperial War Museum, and the Victoria and Albert Museum. Outside London there are The National Football Museum in Preston; The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead and the national museums of Scotland and Wales to name just a few.
  • When is the best time to fly to the United Kingdom?

    Peak season Made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, travellers planning flights to the United Kingdom could find it hard to choose just one place to visit. The United Kingdom is a year-round flight destination and from north to south, travellers are spoiled for choice with the range of attractions. Peak season for flights to London and the major tourist centres are the summer months (June to August) when temperatures range between 14C and 30C. At this time there are an abundance of events taking place, so be prepared for queues and crowds, especially in London which hosts the City of London Festival, Wimbledon, British Summer Time Hyde Park and many more. Scotland has its own fun in the sun with the Edinburgh Festival running throughout most of August. Christmas and New Year is peak travel time for Brits so be prepared for lots of people on your flight during this period. Off Season Winter (December to February) is the off season in the United Kingdom with single digit temperatures and rain, hail, sleet and snow lashing the country. But it’s not all bad news, winter means fewer tourists and more chance of scoring discounted hotel rooms and cheap flights. Although many attractions close for the season, many museums and theatres are in full swing. This is also the best time to visit the United Kingdom for participating in winter sports. Scotland has five main areas for winter sports: Nevis Range, Glencoe, Glenshee, Cairngorm and the Lecht.

  • How long is the flight to the United Kingdom?

    Flights from Sydney to the United Kingdom – 22 hrs 50 mins Flights from Melbourne to the United Kingdom – 21 hrs 10 mins Flights from Brisbane to the United Kingdom – 21 hrs 25 mins Flights from Perth to the United Kingdom – 18 hrs 45 mins

  • Which airlines operate flights to the United Kingdom?

    There are many airlines that operate flights to the United Kingdom from Australia including: Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Air, Cathay Pacific, China Air, Emirates, Qantas, KLM and national carrier British Airways. Although London is the main port of call for most airlines, it is possible to fly direct to other cities such as Manchester, Birmingham and Edinburgh for a reasonable price.

  • How to get from the airport to the city centre?

    All major airports in the United Kingdom have excellent rail connections to the city centres. Even in London it only takes 15 minutes to reach Paddington Station via the Heathrow Express. Buses and taxis can be found outside the arrivals terminals, and all the major car rental companies are represented at airports and in cities around the UK.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to United Kingdom if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to United Kingdom on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to United Kingdom?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, EVA Air is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to United Kingdom.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in United Kingdom?

    London Stansted is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in United Kingdom. One-way flights to London Stansted typically cost $18, while return flights cost around $58.

  • How much is a return flight to United Kingdom?

    A return flight to United Kingdom will typically cost around $416, however they can be found for as little as $92.

  • Where does the fastest flight to United Kingdom depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to United Kingdom, Perth offers the quickest one-way flight (17 hours 35 minutes).

  • Does London Heathrow have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at London Heathrow can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to London Heathrow?

    Yes. London Heathrow has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Aerotel London Heathrow is the closest property to London Heathrow (0.0 km away from London Heathrow).

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