Cheap flights to Heathrow

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The summer months (Jun to Aug) are generally considered to be the best time to visit London. With the Summer heat in full swing the average temperatures range from about 25 to 35 degrees Celsius. This is the best time to visit if you want to enjoy outdoor activities, such as exploring the city's parks and gardens, or visiting iconic landmarks.


The cheapest flight season is between Sep - Nov - the summer heat is over but winter hasn't officially begun so expect less people travelling!


The best time of day to get the cheapest flight to London is either early in the morning or late at night - you'll beat the rush!


The closest airport to London is London Heathrow which also serves as the best airport for all flight routes.


An IATA (International Air Transport Association) airport code is a three-letter code that is used to identify airports around the world. For example, LHR is the IATA airport code for London Heathrow Airport. Sometimes, it's just that simple!


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There are a number of airline services like Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Etihad & British Airways who fly to and from London. Check them all out here:


To get the best deal on a flight to London, it's generally recommended to book your flight at least a few months in advance. Prices can fluctuate daily, so it's a good idea to keep an eye on prices through the Flight Centre App & Website - then book when you see a good deal.


Yes! Direct flights to London Heathrow operate daily from most major South African airports with some smaller regional airports requiring a stop on the way.


The best airport to get a connecting flight out of London is London Heathrow which also serves as the best airport for all flight routes.


Your flight will land in and depart from London Heathrow, which serves as the main airport for London.


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