Cheap flights from South Island to London

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Island to London?

To save on the cost of your flight from South Island to London, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $2,129 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,447.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to London?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to London. Flights to London from South Island in October are about $1,806 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $1,386.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to London (EDG - LON)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Island to London as you normally would.

Cheap flights from South Island to London in January, February 2022

The best prices found for South Island to LON flights in January, February
19 Feb - 26 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LGW

London Gatwick

3 stops

34h 35m
LGW

London Gatwick

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

32h 05m
$2,287

Emirates

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Deal found 19/1/22

19 Feb - 26 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

34h 55m
LHR

London Heathrow

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

45h 05m
$2,334

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

19 Feb - 26 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

34h 55m
LHR

London Heathrow

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

46h 05m
$2,356

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

South Island to London 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from South Island found for this year
12 Apr - 19 May
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

33h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

30h 20m
$1,805

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

12 Apr - 19 May
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

33h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

30h 10m
$1,878

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

12 Apr - 19 May
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

34h 10m
LHR

London Heathrow

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

40h 05m
$1,915

British Airways

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Deal found 22/1/22

One-way flights to London All airports from South Island

The cheapest one-way flights from South Island to London
15 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

34h 55m
$767

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

8 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

36h 15m
$791

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/1/22

8 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

34h 55m
$794

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Island to London flights.

Which airlines flying from South Island to London have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and China Southern are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from South Island to London for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to London for under $2,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $2,138, but on average you can expect to pay $2,370.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Island to London one-way?

$986 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air New Zealand. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Emirates and Singapore Airlines, with prices starting from $1,041 and $1,084, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from South Island to London?

The most popular route from South Island to London is Blenheim - London Heathrow. You may also consider Timaru - London Heathrow or Christchurch - London Gatwick.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Island to London?

EVA Air, Cathay Pacific and China Southern are the most popular airlines when flying from South Island to London.

What are the cheapest flights from South Island to London?

On average you can expect to pay $1,713 for a flight from South Island to London. The cheapest flight overall is $849 while the most popular route, (Blenheim - London Heathrow) is currently priced at $2,843.

Can I fly to London from South Island right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Island to London

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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 South Island from London?

Returning to South Island from London

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.

Alternative routes for South Island to London

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Departure points for flights from South Island to London

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Top 9 airlines flying from South Island to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,265
Average$1,989
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$1,287
Average$1,948
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$1,322
Average$1,844
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,403
Average$2,135
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,496
Average$1,978
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,541
Average$2,282
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,595
Average$1,818
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
EVA Air
Cheapest$1,630
Average$2,033
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,739
Average$2,340
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety