London to Vancouver Flights
Flights to Vancouver
London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.
Parking at Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.
London Ground Transportation
London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.
Airport Dining Facilities
There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.
Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver International Airport is located at 3211 Grant McConachie Way, approximately nine miles south of downtown Vancouver. Numerous airlines service the airport, including Air New Zealand, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines. Find cheap flights to Vancouver by using Orbitz.com. The website displays all the flights available on your travel date so that you can book the one that fits your budget.
Transportation From the Airport
Vancouver's rapid transit rail link can get you from the airport to downtown Vancouver in 26 minutes. The airport also offers a downtown shuttle service for $14. The taxicab fare from the airport to downtown ranges from $30 to $35. If you need access to a vehicle during your stay, use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. When you arrive in Vancouver, you'll pick up your rental car on the ground floor of the parkade, which is located just outside the airport terminal.
Weather in Vancouver
The weather in Vancouver determines the peak tourist season. Most people visit the city from June to August, when the temperatures stay in the upper 60s and low 70s. During the winter, the temperature averages 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The spring and fall are a little warmer, with temperatures generally staying in the mid-50s. If you want decent weather and good travel rates, use Orbitz.com to book your trip in April or May.
Highlights and Attractions
Area attractions include Stanley Park, which offers horse-drawn carriage tours. Both the carriage tours and harbor cruises attract tourists. Vancouver Lookout offers a great view of the city from an observation deck that sits 430 feet high. In addition to using Orbitz.com to book flights to Vancouver, you can use the site to purchase tickets to area attractions and tours.
Cheap flights from London to Vancouver
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Vancouver
|Leave Fri, Jan 24||London (LHR)||Vancouver (YVR)||Air Canada||
|Return Sun, Feb 23||Vancouver (YVR)||London (LHR)||Air Canada|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from London to Vancouver
|Leave Thu, Feb 13||London (LHR)||Vancouver (YVR)||Air Canada||
|Return Tue, Feb 25||Vancouver (YVR)||London (LHR)||Air Canada|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from London and Vancouver
|Air Canada||LON||YVR||Thu, Feb 13 - Tue, Feb 25||$991|
|British Airways||LON||YVR||Thu, Feb 13 - Tue, Feb 25||$1,002|
|Lufthansa||LON||YVR||Fri, Jan 24 - Sun, Feb 23||$1,065|
|Air Transat||LON||YVR||Thu, May 1 - Sat, May 31||$1,074|
|United Airlines||LON||YVR||Fri, Jan 24 - Sun, Feb 23||$1,113|
|Air France||LON||YVR||Thu, Feb 13 - Tue, Feb 25||$1,117|
|Iberia||LON||YVR||Fri, Jan 24 - Sun, Feb 23||$1,178|
|Finnair||LON||YVR||Fri, Jan 24 - Sun, Feb 23||$1,224|
|Virgin Atlantic||LON||YVR||Thu, Jun 19 - Fri, Jul 4||$1,278|
|Icelandair||LON||YVR||Mon, Jun 2 - Mon, Jun 16||$1,282|
London and Vancouver airports and terminals
Airports in London, GB
Heathrow airport (LHR)
Distance from City Center: 14 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to YVR
Terminal Carriers Terminal 3 Air Canada, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia
Gatwick airport (LGW)
Distance from City Center: 24.4 miles
Stansted airport (STN)
Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles
Luton Airport (LTN)
Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles
London City Airport (LCY)
Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles
Southend airport (SEN)
Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles
Interesting facts about flights from London to Vancouver
- 6 direct flights are operating from London to Vancouver today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 9h 40m.
- Air Canada flight 855 (8:25 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330-300) is today's earliest available flight from London to Vancouver.
- American Airlines flight 6219 (11:00 AM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Vancouver.
- Today's shortest direct flight from London to Vancouver (American Airlines flight 6219, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 9h 30m.
- Today's longest direct flight from London to Vancouver (Air Canada flight 855, Airbus Industrie A330-300) takes 10h 0m.
- Flights from Gatwick airport (LGW), Heathrow airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY), Luton Airport (LTN), Southend airport (SEN), Stansted airport (STN) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between London and Vancouver
|Boeing 777-300ER||Air Canada, Lufthansa|
|Airbus Industrie A330-300||Air Canada, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic|
|Airbus Industrie A340-300||Virgin Atlantic|
|Boeing 747-400 Passenger||American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia|
|Airbus Industrie A340-600||Virgin Atlantic|
Flight schedule for flights from London to Vancouver on Mon, Dec 23, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/WestJet||AA6213/WS723||LHR||4:35 PM||YVR||12:09 AM||787/73W||15hr 34min|
|Finnair/WestJet||AY5999/WS723||LHR||4:35 PM||YVR||12:09 AM||788/73W||15hr 34min|
|American Airlines/Cathay Pacific||AA6214/CX889||LHR||2:20 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 50min|
|American Airlines/Cathay Pacific||AA105/CX889||LHR||2:50 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 20min|
|Finnair/Cathay Pacific||AY5473/CX889||LHR||2:20 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 50min|
|Finnair/Cathay Pacific||AY4015/CX889||LHR||2:50 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 20min|
|British Airways/Cathay Pacific||BA173/CX889||LHR||2:20 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 50min|
|British Airways/Cathay Pacific||BA1506/CX889||LHR||2:50 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 20min|
|Iberia/Cathay Pacific||IB4689/CX889||LHR||2:20 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 50min|
|Iberia/Cathay Pacific||IB4221/CX889||LHR||2:50 PM||YVR||12:10 AM||777/77W||17hr 20min|
|American Airlines/Air Canada||AA6213/AC151||LHR||4:35 PM||YVR||1:16 AM||787/320||16hr 41min|
|Air Canada/Air Canada||AC859/AC151||LHR||6:00 PM||YVR||1:16 AM||763/320||15hr 16min|
|British Airways/Air Canada||BA99/AC151||LHR||4:35 PM||YVR||1:16 AM||788/320||16hr 41min|
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