Cheap flights from London to Shetland

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The best prices from London to Shetland are usually found in November or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Shetland (SDZ)

LON - SDZ
Price
£236 - £517
Popular in February High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Average price £298 Average for round-trip flights in September 2020
Round-trip from Rp 236 From London to Shetland
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 Shetland?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 27% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 60% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London to Shetland from £324 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £395 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Shetland?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in February. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Shetland. Flights to Shetland from London in November are about £339 on average during November, but can be found for as low as £212.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Shetland (LON - SDZ)?

It’s typically best to fly out from London to Shetland in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 20% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from London to Shetland in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LON to SDZ flights in September, October
30 Oct - 9 Nov
£290pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
30 Oct - 11 Nov
£291pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
30 Oct - 12 Nov
£293pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Shetland 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shetland from London found for this year
4 Nov - 9 Nov
£285pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
4 Nov - 8 Nov
£286pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Nov - 10 Nov
£288pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Shetland

Late deals on return flights to Shetland from London, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 30 Sep
£459pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Sep - 28 Sep
£472pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Sep - 30 Sep
£478pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Shetland from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Shetland
15:10 - 10:35
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
19h 25m
LTN - LSI
Multiple Airlines
£192
easyJet worldwide
15:55 - 07:15
British Airways
1 stop
15h 20m
LCY - LSI
British Airways
£251
DreamWorldTravel
15:10 - 11:10
Loganair
2 stops
44h 00m
STN - LSI
Loganair
£287
Tripmonster

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Shetland flights.

Flight FAQs

From London to Shetland

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Lerwick 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 Lerwick 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 to Shetland for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Shetland for under £300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £285, but on average you can expect to pay £303.

Are there direct flights from London to Shetland for under £300 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from London to Shetland, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Shetland for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Shetland within the next 7 days for less than £500.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Lerwick?

With an average temperature of 23 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Lerwick are colder than in London.

How long does is the flight from London to Shetland?

For as low as £232, British Airways can have you in Shetland from London in 3h 55m.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from London to Shetland from £225 return. British Airways is priced at 33% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

£201 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from British Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Loganair and KLM, with prices starting from £267 and £288, respectively.

Alternative routes for London to Shetland

Destination information for Shetland

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from London to Shetland

Airports servicing London

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