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Flight Information between Vancouver and London

distanceDistance4700 miles (7581 km)
changesDirect flightYes

Flights from Vancouver to London cover the 4700 miles (7581 km) long route with our travel partners like WestJet. There are direct flight services available.

Flights from Vancouver to London: Journey Details

About ten direct flights leave Vancouver International Airport for London daily, and providers include British Airways and Iberia. Flights from Vancouver begin at about 6:00 a.m. and cease just after 11:00 p.m. On Vancouver to London flights, the majority of journeys involve one or more changes, and fly across the Atlantic. Air Canada passengers connect at Los Angeles. WestJet, KLM and Alaska Airlines connect in Seattle, while United passengers connect at San Francisco.

Flights from Vancouver

European connections

Passengers travelling with Lufthansa, which stops briefly in Frankfurt on Vancouver to London flights, adding a European dimension to the journey. Air France passengers connect at Seattle and Charles de Gaulle airports, while Swiss connects at Zurich. Icelandair passengers stop at Reykjavik, and Turkish Airlines stops at Toronto and Istanbul before flying on to London. On Vancouver to London flights, the average flying time is about twenty hours, with stops lasting between one and twelve hours. However, ten-hour journeys are available.

Asian connections

On Vancouver to London flights, passengers also have the opportunity to connect at Asian destinations. Cathay Pacific stops in Hong Kong, while China Southern stops in Guangzhou. Flights on the east-west route take up to forty hours to complete, depending on the length of the stops. All flight prices range between £500 and £2000, and include bus/train transport out of Vancouver on departure, and into London on arrival.

Flying into London

The majority of Vancouver to London flights land at Heathrow. Air Transat and Icelandair planes land at Gatwick, while Swiss, KLM and Air France land at London City Airport. The passenger arriving from Vancouver and its intercontinental connections will find adequate transport to whatever part of London he requires.

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Flights from Vancouver to London
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Am I allowed to travel by plane from Vancouver, Canada to London, United Kingdom?

Travel between Vancouver, Canada and London, United Kingdom by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Canada?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Vancouver?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 10/18/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Vancouver to London before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Canada from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from London to Vancouver is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Canada from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Canada is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Canada from London?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior for all arrivals by land or air 5 years of age or older
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers are required to submit their travel plan and proof of vaccination using ArriveCAN app prior to arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate

What are the safety rules to follow in Vancouver, Canada?

The government of Canada has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 10/18/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your flight to Vancouver from London here.

How many miles is it from Vancouver to London by flight?
The flight distance from Vancouver to London is around 4700 miles (7581 km).
Which airlines can get me from Vancouver to London?
Take the Vancouver to London flight with WestJet. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey to London from Vancouver as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Vancouver to London?
You can take the earliest flight from Vancouver to London at 7: 20 PM   or take the last flight from Vancouver to London leaving at 7: 20 PM. Look for the latest Vancouver to London flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this journey.

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