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Fares from $220 One Way, $498 Round Trip from Orange County to London

Prices starting at $498 for return flights and $220 for one-way flights to London were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To London from Orange County

Flights from Orange County to London - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Orange County to London?

Direct flights aren't an option between Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) and London Airport (LHR-Heathrow). However, there are a number of carriers that operate on this route with only one simple stopover, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and British Airways.

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to London?

It's a long way between Orange County and London — in fact, 11 hours at least. But all that time stuck in the cabin doesn't need to be difficult. Be prepared and pack the essentials like some toiletries and a travel pillow.

Route Information for Flights from Orange County to London

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeLON
Distance5442 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival10:15AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:15AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 13, 2020

Surprisingly impressed with American!

Feb 9, 2020

I came away very impressed with UNITED AIRLINES. The staff was friendly and they seemed like they were never stopping food service during our 10 hour trip. They gave us meals, snacks, beverages like every 2 hours or so. On flight entertainment was amazing as well. Great selection of movies and shows. I would definitely fly United again! Oh, and did I mention they had amazing prices? 😊

Jan 24, 2020

My screen at 38J was broken so no entertainment for the entire trip.

Jan 21, 2020

Unable to upgrade and all electronics didn't work.but attendant was helpful

Nov 13, 2019

Air New Zealand has no agreement with TSA, so very much disliked going thru regular lines while having PreCheck & Global Entry. Seats are a bit outdated and leg/footrest not comfortable for a tall person as they are fixed/no adjustment possible.

Nov 11, 2019

I was extremely uncomfortable. The person in front of me put his seat back. The person next to me leaned on me. The person behind me shoved her knees into my back. The space is ridiculous. Do you realize that you can’t even take your shoes off when the seat in front of you is down? Your cheapness will destroy your company.

Sep 6, 2019

first time flying Air New Zealand, and it was amazing. I loved the free WiFi, being able to work and stay in contact with family.

Aug 27, 2019

Thanks great flight

Aug 9, 2019

Very good service.

Jun 29, 2019

I did not use Wi-Fi. Great flight.

Traveling from Orange County to London

Departing From Orange County, CA
John Wayne Airport

The John Wayne Airport, located in Santa Ana, is the only airport in Orange County that provides domestic and international flights for travelers. WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and several others handle all of the flights from Orange County at this airport. A simple visit to can help you find discounted flights and cheap tickets on all flights leaving John Wayne.

Convenient Parking Options

John Wayne Airport has traditional parking available in short-term and long-term lots, but it also features some convenient offerings, such as a curbside valet service. You simply drive your car to one of the drop-off locations for a valet to park your car for you. When you use the valet service, you can also have your car washed and detailed while you're away. Main Street parking away from the airport is available as well, with a courtesy shuttle that transports travelers to and from the terminal.

How to Get There

Yellow Cab charges around $3 for the first 1/4 mile and 65 cents for each additional mile. If you want to get to the airport without driving, take a cab or a shuttle. Apollo Shuttle, Shuttle 2000, and ABC Shuttle are a few of the companies that take travelers to John Wayne Airport. Another option is to drive a rental car there and return it to its on-site company. The rental car companies operating from John Wayne Airport include Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, and Budget. More information on rental car arrangements can be found on

Grab a Bite

With California Pizza Kitchen, Javi's, Pei Wei, Pinkberry, Starbucks, and several other restaurants located at the airport, a snack or full meal can be grabbed in just minutes. Fast food restaurants, such as McDonald's and Subway, also serve travelers at this airport. When you need low-fare tickets to depart from this location, visit It only takes a few minutes to search the available flights from Orange County and find the one that works best for you.

London Airport Information

When planning a visit to the United Kingdom, use to find cheap flights to London through the four major airports. will make air travel arrangements for you through Heathrow Airport (24 km from London), Gatwick Airport (40 km), Stansted Airport (80 km), and London City Airport (16 km). Heathrow provides direct services to 90 country destinations in the world. All major airlines, including budget airlines, serve Heathrow and Gatwick airports. London Stansted Airport serves domestic and continental flights. If you prefer landing in the London financial district, will get you affordable flights through the London City Airport.

Parking at London Airports helps you find safe and inexpensive parking in proximity to the terminals for the airports to facilitate your departure to the city at the end of the cheap flights to London. These parking lots also provide access to taxi services such as Black Cab, which charges approximately £50. There are also shuttle bus connections (such as Airbus) between the airports and the city. Airbus runs pick-up operations at each terminal.

London Airport Train Transport Services will arrange for cheap transportation through the famous London tube to Heathrow's underground station, in addition to deals for cheap flights to London. Heathrow has two tube stations at the Piccadilly Line end, with the first serving Terminals 1-3 and the second serving Terminal 4. It takes about 40 minutes to go from Heathrow to Earl's Court Station in Central London. Heathrow Express Train will take you to Paddington Station in 15 minutes and costs £13. Gatwick Express takes about 30 minutes and charges £9.50.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.