Located in the province of Ontario, Toronto is the largest city in Canada and one of its many centers for everything from business to culture. Museums like the Royal Ontario Museum are some of Canada’s finest, while major art galleries include the Art Gallery of Ontario. Major Canadian business sectors with a presence here include the raw materials industry, while the Canadian stock exchange can also be found in the Financial District. Those who just love cityscapes can enjoy some of the city’s amazing towers including the world-famous CN Tower, once the highest free-standing building in the world.
Flying to Toronto
1. Which Airports serve London to Toronto?
Toronto Pearson International Airport is easily accessed from the city center and it’s under an hour away on public transport from downtown Toronto. When flying out of London, several hubs like Heathrow and Gatwick offer flights into Canada.
2. Which Airlines operate flights from London to Toronto?
A whole range of airlines operates on this route, meaning that there’s plenty of consumer choice available. From Air Transat and Icelandair to Air France and Swiss International, there are many different airlines covering this route in addition to the major national carriers, Air Canada and British Airways.
3. How long is the flight?
Direct flights from London to Toronto can be completed within just under eight hours. Depending on the exact departure airport you use, it’s usually possible to complete this journey in around seven hours and 55 minutes, although sometimes it can be as short as seven hours and 45 minutes.
4. Climate changes between London and Toronto
The weather in Toronto is likely to be different from London. Toronto has a humid summer climate and snowy winters, but it does have average temperature highs of 80°F each July, which means that you’ll need your sunscreen when you make this journey in summer! Although London can also enjoy good temperatures in the summer months, its temperate climate means that average highs in July are a little lower at 73°F.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The Canadian currency is the dollar, so you’ll need to convert your British pounds before you go. Canadian dollars are widely available in London, so you’ll be able to stock up. In terms of visas, British nationals will in most cases be able to enter for holiday-length periods without a visa provided they have an Electronic Travel Authorization but those who are traveling from London on a non-British passport may need a visa.
While London may be a larger city, Toronto manages to cram a great balance of cosmopolitan excitement into a smaller frame - which makes it a great destination for those who want London-lite. Toronto’s 2.8 million residents have access to some of the best cultural facilities anywhere in Canada, and the local success of many modern industries, including the creative sectors and hydro-electric power, and has led to the city gaining a reputation as a center for innovative business.
London, United Kingdom to Toronto Last modified: Oct 18, 2021 9:34 -04:00
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How far in advance should I book tickets from London, United Kingdom to Toronto?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from London, United Kingdom to Toronto.
|Advanced Purchase||Non Stop||Connecting|
|< 7 days||£336||£388|
Cheapest Day To Fly from London, United Kingdom to Toronto
We've examined 3,945,672 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from London, United Kingdom to Toronto is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from London, United Kingdom to Toronto 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 London, United Kingdom to Toronto flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|October||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||WestJet||22/10/2021||09/11/2021||0||£336|
|November||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||Icelandair||19/11/2021||29/11/2021||2||£334|
|December||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||Aer Lingus||19/12/2021||31/12/2021||2||£243|
|January||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||!!||10/01/2022||17/01/2022||2||£189|
|February||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||!!||01/02/2022||10/02/2022||2||£339|
|February||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||Tap Portugal||20/02/2022||26/02/2022||2||£276|
|November||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||Tap Portugal||08/11/2021||15/11/2021||0||£99|
|March||London, United Kingdom||Toronto||United||01/03/2022||05/03/2022||2||£1,210|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from London, United Kingdom to Toronto
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from London, United Kingdom to Toronto
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 London, United Kingdom to Toronto is £243.
The average price for direct flights from London, United Kingdom to Toronto is £380.
One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from London, United Kingdom to Toronto
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 London, United Kingdom to Toronto. 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 London, United Kingdom to Toronto is £109.
The average price for round trip flights from London, United Kingdom to Toronto is £243.
London, United Kingdom to Toronto Flight Questions
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London, United Kingdom to Toronto Airports
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