Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Barbados from London Gatwick Airport. Users have commonly found prices around £557 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £365. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados as you normally would.
Some of our airline partners flying from London Gatwick to Barbados have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, TUI Airways, and Malta MedAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.
Yes, there are multiple flights from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £505, but on average you can expect to pay £607.
Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados under £600. A good price for a nonstop flight from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados is less than £1,176.
There are currently 20+ open flights from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados within the next 7 days for less than £900.
While on average a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados is generally £793, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £217. When looking at the most popular route, (London Gatwick - Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl), you can expect to pay £505 for that flight.
Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados on time: Qatar Airways (78%), Iberia (78%), British Airways (78%).
Consider American Airlines, Finnair or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London Gatwick Airport to Barbados.
You can get flights to Barbados from London Gatwick Airport (LGW). There are frequent flights from the capital of England to the Caribbean island, so you can pick one which suits your needs. With low-cost carriers operating on this route, there’s a great chance of finding a good deal for your flight to Barbados. You can get to London Gatwick Airport easily from the city centre too, which is another positive. You can get there via the Gatwick Express in about 30min, which costs around £20. Once at Bridgetown Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI), it’s also easy to reach the centre of the city. You can get the 12A or 12D bus for about BB$ 2.80 (£1), which takes around 40min to arrive; or you can also get a taxi, which will cost about BB$ 50 (£18) and take around 15min.
Unfortunately, there are no airlines that operate this route directly, but there are plenty of indirect routes you can take should you not mind transferring. You can opt for an indirect flight with WestJet, which requires one stop along the way, normally at Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ); or you could fly with another airline such as Finnair, which will require you to make two changes on the journey, at Tampa International Airport (TPA) and also Miami International Airport (MIA). It might be cheaper for you to fly with two transfers rather than one, should you not mind taking a longer journey.
As there are no direct flights between Gatwick Airport and Barbados, you will need to make a layover on your journey. One of the most popular layover destinations is Toronto Pearson International Airport, which is where the one-stop flights with WestJet stop at. At this airport, layovers normally last around 15h but can also exceed 17h, so make sure you check that your flight fits your schedule before booking. This is often considered one of the quickest indirect routes to fly. The cheaper routes often require more than one transfer and can take much longer to complete their journey. For example, a three-stop route with multiple airlines via Madrid Airport (MAD), Miami Airport and Panama Airport (PTY) could have layover times totalling about 36h.
You will not need a visa to enter Barbados as a British citizen, should you just be visiting on holiday. You will be given a specified period in which you can stay in the country visa free, but if you need to extend this, you will need to arrange this through the immigration department in Barbados. You will also need to make sure that your passport is valid for your entire stay.
Information is based on travel restrictions from London Gatwick to Barbados
Most visitors from London Gatwick need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Barbados.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 3 days for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Barbados.
Visitors from London Gatwick are not required to quarantine after entering Barbados.
Travel Authorization Form - Should be submitted at least 24 hours before departure to Barbados.
Contact Tracing App - Recommended
Returning to London Gatwick from Barbados
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Barbados are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering London Gatwick.
Visitors from Barbados are not required to quarantine after entering London Gatwick.
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