More Information about London
The Romans first settled and established London over two millennia ago. It is now the capital of England as well as its most populous city. It stands on the River Thames and is a metropolis for the entire world. With centuries of interesting history, London also features fine dining, trendy shops, fabulous theater, with astounding art and architecture to boot. Some of London’s major and most popular attractions include the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, the British Museum and the London Eye. London is a superb destination for travelers visiting for either business or pleasure or perhaps even both!
Flying to London
1. Which airports serve Lagos to London?
Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport is the most popular airport serving flights from Lagos to London. It is located in Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria, and is the major airport serving the entire state.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Lagos to London?
British Airways is the major provider of these flights, with daily departures and no connections required, with Virgin Atlantic also offering similar flights. Other airlines, including Air France, Egyptair, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, KLM, Qatar, Royal Air Maroc, South African and Turkish also offer daily departures but require a connection. Lufthansa, MEA, and RwandAir offer only some departures throughout the week.
3. How long is the flight?
If you book a direct flight from Lagos to London you can expect it to take approximately 6 hours and 25 minutes. With layovers, there are many other options that might take upwards of 9 hours. London is in the same time zone as Lagos.
4. Climate changes between Lagos to London
Lagos has a fairly constant warm temperature, while London enjoys a milder climate with cooler temperatures from October through May and warmer temperatures from June through September. Lagos experiences rainfall from May through to July, while London has fairly constant rainfall all year round.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
London’s currency is the Great Britain Pound, also referred to as the pound sterling, and it can be acquired at most London banks, international airports, hotels, and specialized stores called Foreign Exchange Bureaus. Credit cards such as MasterCard and Visa can be used at ATMs to obtain currency as well.
No visa is required to enter the United Kingdom for US passport holders to visit or conduct business for up to six months.
London is a true hub for art, heritage, business, culture, and much more.
No matter the reason for visiting – make sure your stay is a memorable one. Plan to have a dinner date or professional lunch at one of London’s five-star restaurants, or if you are a tourist, take in all the sights and sounds of the city. There is no shortage of museums to visit and landmarks to see while you are in London. If you have a taste for the finer things in life, be sure to get lost in Harrod’s at one of London’s most iconic shopping malls. If you have an eye for art, music, and culture, catch a show on the West End, book a ticket at the Globe or visit the Royal Opera House and the Tate Modern.
Lagos to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Oct 16, 2021 7:23 -04:00
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Lagos to London, United Kingdom?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Lagos to London, United Kingdom.
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|< 7 days||NGN242,050||NGN261,430|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Lagos to London, United Kingdom
We've examined 2,657,654 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Lagos to London, United Kingdom is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Lagos to London, United Kingdom 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 Lagos to London, United Kingdom flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|October||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||10/21/21||10/24/21||0||NGN242,050|
|November||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||11/4/21||11/18/21||0||NGN235,040|
|December||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||Royal Air Maroc||12/23/21||1/7/22||2||NGN238,751|
|January||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||1/20/22||1/27/22||0||NGN254,008|
|February||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||2/6/22||2/21/22||0||NGN234,215|
|March||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||3/1/22||3/15/22||0||NGN249,472|
|April||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||Egyptair||4/17/22||4/30/22||2||NGN78,347|
|May||Lagos||London, United Kingdom||00||5/16/22||5/28/22||0||NGN275,038|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Lagos to London, United Kingdom
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Lagos to London, United Kingdom
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 Lagos to London, United Kingdom is NGN171,950.
The average price for direct flights from Lagos to London, United Kingdom is NGN212,773.
One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Lagos to London, United Kingdom
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 Lagos to London, United Kingdom. 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 Lagos to London, United Kingdom is NGN131,128.
The average price for round trip flights from Lagos to London, United Kingdom is NGN209,474.
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Lagos to London, United Kingdom Airports
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