More Information about London
For more than two thousand years, the city of London has grown and developed all along the banks of the river Thames, becoming one of the largest urban sprawls in Europe and, indeed, the world. With a long history of immigration and settlement, dating back to the time of the Romans, London is a melting pot of international cultures, with something for every visitor to enjoy, no matter where you are from. With culinary delights for food enthusiasts to detailed and fascinating museums (many of which have free entry), to beautiful architecture and fantastic theatre shows, you’ll soon run out of time to do everything there is during your stay in London.
Flying to London
1. Which airports serve Hong Kong to London?
Most flights will depart from the Hong Kong International Airport, which is located on the island of Chek Lap Kok, which is an island located west of Hong Kong, approximately 36km from the city center.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Hong Kong to London?
Most flights to London from Hong Kong are provided by Cathay Pacific Airways, British Airways, and Virgin Atlantic, which all provide daily, direct services between both cities. Many other companies also provide flights out of Hong Kong, but you will need a connecting flight to reach London.
3. How long is the flight?
Flying straight from Hong Kong to London will take almost 13 hours in normal weather. Indirect flights with a layover, however, could extend this to 15 hours and beyond.
4. Climate changes between Hong Kong to London
London is much cooler and milder at any time of the year than Hong Kong. While Hong Kong is warm throughout the year with high levels of humidity in the summer, London experiences a cold winter and a comfortable summer. Despite this climate, the weather and temperature can change rapidly in London, so bring plenty of thin clothes to layer up in.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
Coming from Hong Kong, you will be familiar with life in a large metropolis like London. However, there are still a few cultural differences you should be aware of. Public transport is widely used in London as opposed to private cars, and you can travel around the city at a reasonable cost with the London Underground, on regular buses, or even on one of the Thames cutters which go up and down the river.
London is packed with activities for every level of interest or length of stay.
Some notable sights to be seen include London’s most historical landmarks, such as the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and many more. You may find yourself wanting to wander Abbey Road or visit the Sherlock Holmes Museum, or you may even want to spend some extra time experiencing the Royal Opera House or the Tate Modern. You may want to spend your time enjoying some of London’s five-star restaurants.
No matter your taste of length of stay, be sure to make the most of your travels to London.
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|Advanced Purchase||Non Stop||Connecting|
|< 7 days||$12,056||$8,098|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom
We've examined 218,310,000 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|September||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Multiple Airlines||25/9/23||27/9/23||1||$6,773|
|October||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Multiple Airlines||18/10/23||5/11/23||1||$5,307|
|November||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Royal Brunei||2/11/23||15/11/23||2||$4,978|
|December||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Lufthansa||26/12/23||15/1/24||1||$5,299|
|January||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Royal Brunei||18/1/24||24/1/24||2||$5,393|
|February||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Royal Brunei||22/2/24||28/2/24||2||$4,978|
|March||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Royal Brunei||7/3/24||13/3/24||2||$4,978|
|April||Hong Kong||London, United Kingdom||Royal Brunei||4/4/24||10/4/24||2||$5,409|
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom is $5,840.
The average price for direct flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom is $6,875.
One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom
We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.
The average price for one way flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom is $3,128.
The average price for round trip flights from Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom is $5,840.
Hong Kong to London, United Kingdom Airports
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