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Cheap Flights to Stansted
|Popular in||July||High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||January||Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop|
|Average price||£87||Average for round-trip flights in August 2020|
|Round-trip from||£47||From Edinburgh to London|
|One-way from||£16||One-way flight from Edinburgh to London|
Cheapest prices for Stansted flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Stansted?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
EDI - LON
£73 - £116
9 - 23 °C
35 - 71 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Stansted?
The price you pay for your flight to Stansted may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Stansted?
At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Stansted. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to STN airport?
At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your Stansted trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.
Stansted Airport is a popular choice for travellers looking to find cheap flights to London. It is home for low-cost carrier Ryanair, which serves more than 100 destinations from the airport.
The most popular flights out of Stansted Airport are to European holiday destinations such as Dublin, Alicante, Malaga, Rome, Faro and Palma de Mallorca. However, you can also access some interesting, more out-of-the-way places from Stansted – so get creative next time you’re planning a break.
A highly functional, efficient airport – enjoyed as much by business passengers as those travelling with families in tow – Stansted Airport is a lovely gateway to the United Kingdom’s most important city. Last year, the airport handled nearly 19 million passengers. Expect that figure to rise, as hordes of tourists descend on London for the 2012 Olympic Games.