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Flights to East London in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 1% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price£637Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
Round-trip from£493From London to East London

Cheap flights to East London in September, October 2021

The best prices found for ELS flights for September, October
18 Oct - 15 Jan
£507pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
18 Oct - 15 Jan
£591pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Sep - 26 Sep
£612pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

East London 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to East London found for this year
18 Oct - 15 Jan
£507pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Dec - 22 Dec
£567pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
18 Oct - 15 Jan
£591pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Cheapest prices for East London flights by month

The cheapest ticket to East London found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£563
February
£628
March
£619
April
£589
May
£563
June
£631
July
£712
August
£667
September
£541
October
£702
November
£521
December
£631
November is currently the cheapest month to fly to East London. At this moment in time July 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 East London Airport?

Average East London flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - ELS
Price
£521 - £1,217
August is typically the best time to fly to East London, but there are other times where great deals are available.

When is the best time to book a flight to East London?

Booking 37 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to East London. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to East London?

The cheapest day to fly to East London is usually Sunday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to East London?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the morning when visiting East London. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the afternoon as these tend to have higher demand.

East London, with its nostalgic charm and laidback ambience, is a beautiful coastal city. Its broad expanses of white sandy beach are legendary, attracting sun-seekers, swimmers, surfers and other water sports enthusiasts. Away from the beach, East London has a wealth of attractions, from its impressive colonial architecture to the superb Queen’s Park Botanical Gardens and Zoo. East London Museum has some fascinating natural history exhibits, including the coelacanth type specimen and a real dodo egg. It’s possible to take tours from the city to visit the amaXhosa, where visitors can try out local food and watch traditional dance.

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When is the best time to fly to East London?

East London is a great place to visit at any time of year although the very humid climate means it is never completely dry. Humidity levels reach over 80% between November and March. The least humid time to visit when the rainfalls are at their lower levels is in June and July which are also the coolest months.

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Getting around East London

There is no organised public transport system in East London, so car hire is the most practical and convenient choice for visitors wanting to explore. Car hire firms have offices at the airport and in town. Otherwise, taxis are not too expensive and can be pre-booked.

Visitors should take the usual safety precautions when out and about, especially at night, and seek local advice where necessary. Always follow local guidance concerning currents and tides when it comes to beach safety. 

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What airport do you fly into for flights to East London?

Travellers will need to book flights to East London (ELS) if they wish to fly to East London. The East London airport is 5.1 mi from the city centre.

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