Cheap Flights from London to Vancouver in 2019

Flight information London to Vancouver

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 7591 kilometers

9h 25min

Most popular airline last month

Air Canada

Vancouver International, Vancouver Coal Harbour and Vancouver Boundary Bay

3 airports

Explore Vancouver

Vancouver Hotels

The Westin Bayshore


Pan Pacific Vancouver


London to Vancouver Flight Information

Direct Flight Time 9 Hours 20 Minutes
Distance 7,573 km
Direct Flights Per Week 10
Direct Airlines Air Canada, British Airways
Departure Airport London Heathrow Airport
Arrival Airports Vancouver International Airport
Cheapest One Way Price $562

London to Vancouver Fight Information

London is the capital city of the United Kingdom. With a population of approximately 8.2 million, London is the largest city in England and in the UK. London is a major travel hub serving as origin, destination, and layover for flights around the world. There are a few direct flights from London to Vancouver, and many flights making connections in other travel hubs in North America and Europe. The distance from Vancouver to London is approximately 7,573 km and the Vancouver to London flight time is around 9 hours and 20 minutes. The cheapest month to find flights from London to Vancouver is June, when a one way ticket can cost as little as $562. You can find the cheapest flights to Vancouver from London by using Skyscanner’s flight search feature. If you have some flexibility in your travel dates, use the whole month search tool from Skyscanner to find the cheapest time to fly from London to Vancouver.

London to Vancouver Airline Information

There is a lot of travel between London and Vancouver and this is a frequently traveled route. Major carriers flying from London to Vancouver include Air Canada, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, and United Airlines. Both British Airways and Air Canada offer direct flights from London to Vancouver. You can find all airlines that fly to Vancouver here. If you know when you want to fly to Vancouver from London sign up for price alerts from Skyscanner to help you monitor fare fluctuations and get the best rate on flights from London to Vancouver.

London and Vancouver Airports Information

London Airports Information

London Heathrow Airport

All direct flights from London to Vancouver will depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive at Vancouver International Airport. Heathrow is a major international travel hub with many long-haul flights. The airport is located 23 km west of central London and is accessible by Underground. You can also get to Heathrow by riding the Heathrow Express or Heathrow Connect train from Paddington Station, taking a local bus or coach, hiring a taxi, or driving a private car. Rental cars can be returned at the airport. London Heathrow Airport has great dining and shopping options, particularly in Heathrow terminal 5. Plus duty-free shopping, wifi and currency exchange. It is recommended that you arrive at check-in at least three hours prior to an international flight. Download Skyscanner’s mobile app before you leave to be sure you have access to the best travel deals no matter where you go.

London Gatwick Airport

Many connecting flights from London to Vancouver depart from London Gatwick Airport (LGW). London Gatwick is located 47.5 km south of the city center and can be accessed by bus, train, taxi, or private car. Like Heathrow, London Gatwick Airport has great shopping and dining options as well as duty-free and currency exchange and wi-fi.

Other London Airports

Although the vast majority of London to Vancouver flights will depart from either London Heathrow Airport or London Gatwick Airport, there are a couple of flights that may depart from one of Londons other airports. These airports include London City Airport, London Southend Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Luton Airport. However, these flights are rare and often involve multiple stops.

Vancouver Airport Information

Vancouver International Airport

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is located on Sea Island, approximately 12 km from downtown Vancouver. Canadians arriving in Vancouver on an international flight will go through customs here. The airport has food and beverage vendors as well as many shopping opportunities. There are banks, ATMs, and currency exchange services. Free wi-fi is available throughout the airport.

Vancouver Information

Vancouver’s mild climate and proximity to the mountains make it a popular year-round destination. The time difference between London and Vancouver is 8 hours with London 8 hours ahead of Vancouver. It is a good idea to have a plan in place to deal with jet lag. A taxi ride from Vancouver International Airport to downtown Vancouver takes approximately 30 minutes and costs around $42. You can get to Vancouver from the airport by taking the Canada Line of the rapid transit rail system. You may also take a long-distance bus, hire a taxi, or rent a car. Some hotels offer direct shuttles from the airport.

Things To Do in Vancouver

There are plenty of ways to entertain yourself during your trip to Vancouer. Make the most of the mild climate by walking, jogging, or cycling through Stanley Park and watch the ocean waves crash against the seawall. Visit the Vancouver Aquarium to get an educational close-up of marine life, or take a day trip into the Rocky Mountains to go skiing in the winter. Use Skyscanner to book your hotel in Vancouver early and get the best rate on hotel rooms.

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Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.