Cheap Flights from London to Vancouver
Flight information London to Vancouver
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Average flight time, total distance 7591 kilometers
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Vancouver International, Vancouver Coal Harbour and Vancouver Boundary Bay
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. 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 Airport Options
Most flights terminating in Vancouver will depart from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and connecting flights may depart from either Heathrow or London Gatwick Airport (LGW). 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 Gatwick is located 47.5 km south of the city center and can be accessed by bus, train, taxi, or private car. Both airports have shopping and dining options as well as duty-free and currency exchange. It is recommended that you arrive at check-in at least three hours prior to an international flight. Both airports have free wi-fi. Download Skyscanner’s mobile app before you leave to be sure you have access to the best travel deals no matter where you go.
Airlines That Fly from London to Vancouver
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. 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.
Arriving in Vancouver
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. 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. London is 8 hours ahead of Vancouver, so it is a good idea to have a plan in place to deal with jet lag.
Things to See and Do in Vancouver
Vancouver’s mild climate and proximity to the mountains make it a popular year-round destination. Walk, jog, or cycle 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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