Flights from Auckland to London
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- Thu 12 SepAKLLHRWed 25 SepLGWAKLPhilippine Airlines + China AirlinesIndirectfrom £799
- Thu 12 SepAKLLHRTue 24 SepLHRAKLPhilippine AirlinesIndirectfrom £802
- Thu 19 SepAKLLHRSat 28 SepLHRAKLPhilippine AirlinesIndirectfrom £819
Flight information Auckland International to London
Cheapest return price last month
Average flight time, total distance 11410 miles
Most popular airline last month
London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, London Luton and others
Frequently asked questions
You'll find many daily one- and two-stop flights from Auckland to London, but there are no direct flights available. For one-stop routes from Auckland to London, look for seats on Air New Zealand, Malaysia Airlines and Emirates. Airlines such as Qantas, China Southern, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways also service this route. You generally have your pick of layover cities, ranging from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Dubai and Sydney. Other frequent connecting points for one-stop flights from Auckland to London include Melbourne, Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.
If you've booked cheap flights from Auckland to London, you'll depart from the international terminal at Auckland Airport (AUK). There are several dining options beyond security screening, such as Shakey Isles, Flight Bar and Pier Cafe. You'll also enjoy access to shops like EyeLove, Victoria's Secret and Keihl's near the departure gates.
To enter the U.K., visas aren't required for citizens of New Zealand, Australia, Canada, South Africa or the U.S. Passports are required, however. Citizens of EEA countries simply need a passport or national ID card.
Most flights from Auckland to London fly into Heathrow Airport (LHR). There, you'll find easy public transport, including Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect trains. The express train is the fastest transport from the airport to Paddington Station. If the Underground suits you better, Terminals 2 and 3 share a station. Terminals 4 and 5 each have their own Underground stations. You can also rent your own car at the airport.
You can also find cheap flights from Auckland to London landing at other city airports. London City Airport (LCY) and Gatwick Airport (LGW) have several one-stop flights from Auckland. If you prefer using London Stansted (STN), your flight options are mostly indirect flights with two or more stops.
What to Expect While Visiting London
The time and weather differences for people going from Auckland to London can be extreme depending on the time of year. Auckland is 11 hours ahead of London during spring and summer. During the fall and winter, Auckland is 13 hours ahead.
The seasons are also flipped when you travel between these two cities. When it's summer in Auckland, it's winter in London. In January, for instance, temperatures average 23 °C in Auckland while London's average high is 8 degrees. For your best travel experience, give yourself time to acclimate to these differences when you arrive in London.
Overall, restaurant prices are about 20 percent higher in London than in Auckland. Individual food items like milk and bread, though, are often cheaper in London. For a wide range of options and a little local flavour, enjoy London's many markets. Food and produce stalls at the Borough Market give you many options. Here, you can nibble on cheese and bread, nosh on fruit tarts or enjoy a hearty breakfast.
Other top attractions in London include the London Eye, Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London's mediaeval castle.
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