Cheap flights to Gatwick

Flights to Gatwick in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$1,997Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$1,560From Auckland Intl to London
One-way from$596One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to London Gatwick (LGW)

Cheap flights to Gatwick Airport in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LON flights for January, February
27 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

30h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 10m
$2,148

Emirates

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Deal found 1/20/22

12 Feb - 19 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

30h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

26h 20m
$2,172

Emirates

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Deal found 1/21/22

20 Jan - 26 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

30h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 10m
$2,174

Emirates

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Deal found 1/19/22

Gatwick Airport 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gatwick Airport found for this year
29 Aug - 3 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

27h 05m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

25h 05m
$2,012

Emirates

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Deal found 1/21/22

29 Aug - 3 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

27h 05m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 50m
$2,017

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

9 May - 13 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

37h 35m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 50m
$2,022

Emirates

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Deal found 1/21/22

Last minute flights to Gatwick Airport

Late deals on return flights to Gatwick Airport, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

30h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 10m
$2,148

Emirates

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Deal found 1/20/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

30h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 10m
$2,237

Emirates

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Deal found 1/21/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

3 stops

35h 20m
LGW

London Gatwick

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

35h 45m
$2,440

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Can I fly to London Gatwick from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to London Gatwick

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter London Gatwick.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to London Gatwick.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering London Gatwick.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to New Zealand from London Gatwick?

Returning to New Zealand from London Gatwick

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

When is the best time to fly to Gatwick Airport?

Average Gatwick flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - LON

Price

$1,464 - $2,577

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

LON

Precipitation

40 - 70 mm

Flying to Gatwick in March is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round. July tends to be the warmest period in Gatwick so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. January is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

When is the best time to book a flight to Gatwick?

The best time to book flights to Gatwick is 58 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

How long is the flight to Gatwick?

You can fly from New Zealand to Gatwick, UK, from any of the major cities’ airports. If you want to fly from the North Island, you can either depart from Auckland or Wellington. There are a variety of routes you can take from Auckland, with the shorter flights lasting about 22h 30min and the longer ones taking anything in the range of 33-53h. Flying from Wellington, the quicker routes have a travel time of about 23h 30min, and the longer flights take roughly 28h. You can also fly from the South Island, leaving from Christchurch; these all take about 25h.

Are there direct flights to Gatwick?

Unfortunately, you won’t be able to find any direct flights from New Zealand to Gatwick. There are one-stop flights, which will usually be some of the quickest, and plenty of two-stop flights. These can sometimes take similar travel times, depending on the length of the layovers in between. From Auckland Airport (AKL), you can fly east or west to get to Gatwick Airport (LGW), Gatwick. You can choose a route that stops at Vancouver Airport (YVR) or go the other way via Dubai Airport (DXB), Doha Hamad International Airport (DOH) or Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE). A very common two-stop route from Auckland flies to Dubai and then to Dublin Airport (DUB), before landing at Gatwick. Wellington Airport (WLG) offers plenty of two-stop flights, most of which make their first stop in Australia, at Melbourne (MEL), Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) or Brisbane Airport (BNE). A few also stop at Auckland first. From these airports, they predominantly travel via Dubai, Doha, Vancouver and Taipei, as well as Islamabad International Airport (ISB). Christchurch Airport (CHC) offers most of its flights via Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) or Hong Kong Airport (HKG), and then on to cities like Helsinki, Manchester, Paris and Amsterdam, among others, as their second stops.

How do you get from Gatwick Airport to the city centre?

Gatwick is essentially an airport area only, near the town of Crawley, just outside London. This is a distance of about 6 miles (10 km) away. You can take a taxi, which will get you there in about 7min, but it’s even faster to catch a Thameslink train into the town. This will only take roughly 5min, and they leave the airport every 15min or so.

What are some things to do in Gatwick?

Grab one of the Gatwick flight deals on offer and explore Crawley for a while before heading into London. The town is known for one of its popular natural attractions, Tilgate Park. It offers walking trails and row boating and has children’s play facilities and craft studios. There’s also Buchan Country Park, which is Green Flag rated and offers lots of birdwatching. Gatwick Aviation Museum has displays from the history of British flight development, while St Nicholas’ Church is another historic attraction, dating back to about 950 CE. For opera, live music, ballet, stand-up comedy and more, The Hawth is the town’s main entertainment complex. Wakehurst is a grand country manor that now also houses a botanical collection and an important world seed bank.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Gatwick?

New Zealand and the UK share a visa waiver agreement, which means you don’t need one to visit Gatwick. This visa-less arrangement allows you to visit the UK for a period of up to six months at a time. You’ll need your New Zealand passport, of course, and you may be asked to show your return ticket.

Other local departures to Gatwick from New Zealand