Cheap flights from Madrid to London

Flight information Madrid to London

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Average flight time, total distance 1265 kilometres

2h 10min

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London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, London Luton and others

6 airports

Fly to London, the UK’s vibrant capital, where you will be able to wander through its world famous streets, past its grand palaces and wonderful parks.

Airlines flying this route

There are lots of direct flights to London from Madrid, and these are offered by numerous airline carriers. Some of these include EasyJet, RyanAir, Swiss Air, Lufthansa, TAP Portugal, Iberia, British Airways, Air France, Alitalia and Air Berlin.

Your Departure Airport

Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD)

Departing from: Terminals 1, 2, 3 or 4.

Madrid-Barajas Airport is the largest in Spain, and as such it has grown to accommodate its millions of transiting passengers. There are more than 30 food outlets, from bars to cafes and restaurants and a plethora of retail stores to shop in. Passengers will also find they access to ATMs, currency exchange booths, a post office, and WiFi at various points throughout the airport.

Your Destination

London is a huge transportation hub, and as such there are six major airports within the municipality of London. These are:

  1. Heathrow Airport (LHR)
  2. Gatwick Airport (LGW)
  3. Luton Airport (LTN)
  4. Stansted Airport (STN)
  5. London City Airport (LCY)
  6. London Southend Airport (SEN)

For more information on each airport, please click on the individual pages and you will find specific details on their terminal facilities, the transportation options, and the nearby attractions.

Do you need a form of identification?

Yes. This is an international flight, so you are required to carry your passport with you.

How long should you leave to get to the airport?

As this is an international flight, it is recommended that you check in at least 120 minutes before the scheduled departure time for this portion of the flight. Please be aware that if you are travelling in a group, or are going on to a connecting flight, that you must arrive 120 minutes before departure time. 

Things you need to know

Time difference: London is one hour behind Madrid.

Weather: The UK is renowned for having all four seasons visit in a day, so there’s no real rule of thumb for visiting this city. However, summer is when a variety of events come to London as the days are long, and the temperature sees averages of about 19-20°C. However, the winter season in London is also very popular due to the Christmas markets and fairs that litter the town, but wrap up warm, as the mercury can sink as low as 4°C in December and through to February.

London is one of the most expensive cities in Europe, so keep that in mind when you are planning your budget. A meal for two in the city, at a mid-range restaurant can cost about 50GBP ($105).

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.