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The best prices from London to Belfast are usually found in January or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Belfast (BHD)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to BHD flight in 2021: compare London to Belfast flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Belfast.
LON - BF1
Price
£73 - £119
BF1
Temperature
8 - 19 °C
BF1
Rainfall
56 - 93 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£73

From London to Belfast

One-way from

£37

One-way flight from London to Belfast

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Belfast?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from London to Belfast. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Belfast.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 46% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from London to Belfast 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £89, or £112 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Belfast (LON - BF1)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from London to Belfast in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from London to Belfast in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LON to BHD flights in April, May
11 May - 15 May
£48pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
11 May - 15 May
£52pp
STN
London Stansted
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
STN
London Stansted
31 May - 9 Jun
£54pp
STN
London Stansted
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
STN
London Stansted

London to Belfast 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Belfast from London found for this year
31 Aug - 14 Sep
£48pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
24 Jun - 7 Jul
£48pp
LGW
London Gatwick
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
5 Jul - 8 Jul
£49pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton

Direct flights to Belfast from London

Save time with London to Belfast direct flight deals
24 Jun - 7 Jul
£48pp
LGW
London Gatwick
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
31 Aug - 14 Sep
£48pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
5 Jul - 8 Jul
£49pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton

Last-minute flights from London to Belfast

Late deals on return flights to Belfast from London, departing today and this week
25 Apr - 3 May
£93pp
LTN
London Luton
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
LTN
London Luton
20 Apr - 22 Apr
£107pp
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
BHD
Belfast City
BHD
Belfast City
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
22 Apr - 24 May
£113pp
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
BHD
Belfast City
BHD
Belfast City
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City

One-way flights to Belfast from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Belfast
06:45 - 08:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
26h 00m
LTN - BFS
Multiple Airlines
£38
Gotogate
17:40 - 18:55
easyJet
Direct
1h 15m
LTN - BFS
easyJet

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Flight FAQs

From London to Belfast

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Belfast due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and Belfast for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

easyJet, British Airways, and Aer Lingus 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 London to Belfast for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Belfast for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on easyJet for just £48, but on average you can expect to pay £55.

Are there direct flights from London to Belfast for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to Belfast under £73. A good price for a direct flight from London to Belfast is less than £53.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Belfast for under £145?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Belfast within the next 7 days for less than £145.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Belfast?

Expect the weather to be around 23 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Belfast is generally colder than in London.

How long is the flight from London to Belfast, Northern Ireland?

London to Belfast flights take an average of 1 hour 18 minutes. That figure can vary slightly depending on which London airport you fly from.

Which airlines fly directly from London to Belfast?

There are currently five airlines that offer direct flights from London to Belfast. These include British Airways, Aer Lingus, Air France, KLM, Flybe. The flight distance is 312 miles, and travel time is usually about 1h, 15m.

What are the stopover options on flights from London to Belfast?

Unfortunately, there are currently no stopover options when it comes to flights from London to Belfast. Direct flights are the only choice. While that means travellers will not be able to save money by booking tickets with stopovers, it also means that travellers will enjoy faster travel.

How frequent are flights between London and Belfast?

Thanks to a long list of London airports to choose from, there are more than 20 flights from London to Belfast every day, and hundreds of flights every week. Wondering which to choose? Use the Cheapflights search box and add filters to narrow your results.

What airports serve London to Belfast flights?

Travellers interested in flights from London to Belfast will find plenty of options. It is a short flight, with two possible airports in the destination city – Belfast International Airport, which is where most travellers will deplane, and Belfast City Airport. Most travellers will depart the UK from London Heathrow Airport, although London Gatwick Airport does offer a few flights to Belfast. Heathrow is located not far from London proper. Belfast International is 21.3 km from town. Belfast City Airport can be found just five minutes from town.

Which direct flight route between London and Belfast is cheapest?

The cheapest route is flying from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Belfast International Airport (BFS), with Ryanair.

What is there to do in Belfast?

Book a cheap flight from London to Belfast and you’ll have more money to spend while you’re here. And don’t make the mistake many UK visitors do – the currency here is the pound, not the euro, just as it is back in London. As for what to see, attractions in Belfast are ten a penny. Visit Titanic Belfast, or take a Titanic Harbour Boat Tour. This is, after all, the city where the ship was built. Black Taxi tours are a great way to see the sights on land, including roads like the Catholic Falls Road and Protestant Shankill Road. Bulk up your knowledge of Irish history at Ulster Museum, go all green-fingered at the Botanic Gardens, or take in the dramatic landscapes that surround this beautiful city. In terms of when to visit, you’ll get the most agreeable weather from April to September. Just bear in mind many locals shut up shop and go on holiday in the weeks surrounding the traditional Twelfth of July Protestant marches.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from London to Belfast?

No, UK citizens will not need a passport or visa to fly from London to Belfast. Northern Ireland is part of the UK. As such, all that is needed is a valid form of national identification. For most travellers, a CitizenCard is all that is needed. A valid driving license will also suffice. For other forms of identification, travellers should contact their airline to determine if it will be acceptable prior to arriving at the airport. However, if you intend to visit the Republic of Ireland during your stay in Belfast, you will need a passport.

How long does is the flight from London to Belfast?

There are many flights that can get you from London to Belfast in 1h 15m. Fly via easyJet or British Airways to get the fastest option. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London to Belfast return?

According to our current data, easyJet (£48), offers the cheapest pricing from London to Belfast. easyJet is currently priced 47% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Ryanair. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £23. Users have also found prices from £26 and £40 on Ryanair and easyJet, respectively.

Alternative routes for London to Belfast

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

Destination information for Belfast

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Belfast.
Flight duration
1h 25m
Average temperature for April in Belfast
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Belfast
62.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Belfast

Belfast City (BHD)

Top 7 airlines flying from London to Belfast

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Belfast choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
easyJet
£58 £142 No cancel fee 86%
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Ryanair
£21 £155 No cancel fee N/A
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Aer Lingus
£110 £177 No cancel fee N/A
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Bakhtar Afghan Airline
£97 £178 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Bakhtar Afghan Airline. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Loganair
£121 £219 No cancel fee 79%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Loganair. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Flybe
£90 £219 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Flybe. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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British Airways
£95 £223 No cancel fee 70%
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Hourly flight availability from London to Belfast

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards Belfast.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 75% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 24% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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