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Cheapest prices for Gatwick flights by month
March is currently the cheapest month to fly to Gatwick. At this moment in time December is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.
When is the best time to fly to Gatwick?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
$1,568 - $2,629
9 - 23 °C
35 - 71 mm
October is typically the best time to fly to Gatwick, but there are other times where great deals are available. If weather is an important factor for you when considering when to fly to Gatwick, the warmest period tends to be July, with the wettest being October.
When is the best time to book flights to Gatwick?
Booking 29 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Gatwick. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to Gatwick?
At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Gatwick. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Flights in the morning are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Gatwick. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.
London Gatwick Airport is the second-busiest international airport in the UK – in terms of passenger traffic. Despite its sizeable distance from central London – it is situated north of Crawley almost 50km from the central business district – great transport links to and from the airport ensure that it remains an incredibly popular entry-point for visitors.
In fact, London Gatwick saw 31.3 million passengers in 2010, making it Europe’s ninth-busiest airport, and the continent’s leading airport for point-to-point flights. This impressive traffic is sure only to increase with the 2012 Olympic Games in London next summer.
Flights to London Gatwick Airport are offered by a variety of operators, including charter airlines such as Monarch and Thomson Airways, low-cost carriers such as easyJet and Flybe, and more established airlines, like British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. The huge range of international destinations you can access from Gatwick is illustrated by the diversity of its seven most-popular flights: Malaga, Dublin, Orlando, Alicante, Faro, Dubai, and Geneva.