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Heathrow (LHR) to East London (ELS)

All the information you need to plan the best LHR to ELS flight in 2021: compare Heathrow to East London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in East London.
LHR - ELS
Price
£557 - £862

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

£605

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

£557

From London Heathrow to East London

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to East London?

Users have found that booking a flight from London Heathrow Airport to East London at least 37 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from London Heathrow Airport to East London for as little as £678 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £678 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Heathrow Airport to East London?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to East London from London Heathrow Airport. Prices for May average £670 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £542. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Heathrow Airport to East London (LHR - ELS)?

When flying from London Heathrow Airport to East London, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

London Heathrow to East London 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to East London from Heathrow found for this year
17 Dec - 2 Jan
£669pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Nov - 7 Nov
£699pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Nov - 7 Nov
£699pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
ELS
East London
ELS
East London
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to East London

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

For a flight from London Heathrow to East London, you will be flying into East London. East London (ELS) is just 5.1 mi from the centre vof the city. East London is the only East London airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from London Heathrow per day. 3 airlines have flights to East London from London Heathrow on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from London Heathrow to East London that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are South African, Etihad Airways, and Lufthansa. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Heathrow to East London to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from London Heathrow to East London. Policies will vary by airline.

Are flight prices decreasing from London Heathrow Airport to East London 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 Heathrow Airport and East London 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.

Can I find flights from London Heathrow Airport to East London for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Heathrow Airport to East London for under £700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £669, but on average you can expect to pay £854.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London Heathrow Airport to East London return?

Our cheapest airline available from London Heathrow Airport to East London is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £699 on this airline.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to East London from Heathrow?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Heathrow to East London

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to East London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Heathrow are not required to quarantine after entering East London.

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Do I need a test to fly back to Heathrow from East London?

Returning to London Heathrow from East London

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from East London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London Heathrow.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from East London are not required to quarantine after entering London Heathrow.

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