Best time to fly to England
When booking a flight to England, keep in mind that prices vary depending on which city and airport you choose to fly to as well as which month you plan to visit.
Most popular city in England
91% of momondo users who fly to England tend to land in London. The average price of flights to London is $133.
Flights to England vary based on month, airline, when you book, where you are departing from and many more variables, but on average momondo users can expect to spend about $826/pp. The absolute cheapest flight to England is $5/pp
The majority of momondo users who fly to England tend to spend time in London, which is visited 2,191% more often than other cities. When flying to London, the most popular airport to fly into is London Heathrow Airport.
Many visitors who travel to England find themselves making a stop at popular landmarks such as Hyde Park, Big Ben, and Kensington Gardens.
Hyde Park is closest to London Heathrow Airport. Those looking for an alternative airport option near Hyde Park could try flying into London Gatwick Airport.
Temperatures in England can vary between 39.2 °F and 62.6 °F based on the time of year. Typically, the coldest month in England will be January, and the warmest month will be July. It is also worth noting that those looking to avoid rain and/or snow should consider traveling to England in July, February, and February, as that is when precipitation is least likely.
Currently, United Kingdom travel restrictions include travel to England. Entry restrictions
The United Kingdom has reimposed national lockdown. From January 4, National lockdown in England is in effect. Traveling away from home, including internationally, is restricted from England except in limited circumstances such as for work or for education. Foreign nationals are subject to the ‘Stay at Home’ regulations. They should not travel abroad unless it is permitted. Different rules apply in Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Travelers must follow all the rules that apply to them. From November 20, Scotland restricted cross-border travels within the UK, only essential travels—which includes health reasons, work and for study—will be allowed to enter and leave Scotland. People living within Level 3 or Level 4 lockdown areas in Scotland are also not permitted to leave their area, and banned from traveling overseas, though people in Level 0-2 are not. Travelers who have been in or transited through ared list travel ban country in the past 10 days are not allowed to enter The United Kingdom with the exception of British nationals, nationals of Ireland, residents of the UK. Certain areas of the UK and Crown Dependencies may have specific travel regulations. Check the relevant page for information related to travel to Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Shetland, and Orkney.Entry requirements
All travelers entering the United Kingdom must present a completed "Public Health Passenger Locator Form" to immigration upon arrival. On January 18, all travelers to England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, including UK nationals returning home, must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR, antigen or LAMP test result taken within 3 days prior to departure. Travelers from the Common Travel Area (the UK, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Ascension, Falkland Islands and St Helena), will not be in scope of the regulations. Children under the age of 11 will also not be required to complete pre-departure testing. Until January 21, travelers from Antigua and Barbuda, St Lucia or Barbados will also not be in scope of the regulations.Quarantine requirements
On January 18, travel corridors will be suspended, all travelers arriving in the UK from any foreign country except Ireland, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man are subject to 10-day self-isolation. Travelers can take a test on the 5th day of their arrival, if the test result is negative the self-isolation period will end as soon as they receive the result, they must continue to self-isolate while awaiting for the test result. If the test is positive they need to self-isolate for another 10 days. Count the 10 days starting from the day they took the test, or from when they first had symptoms if that is earlier. From February 15, British nationals, nationals of Ireland, residents of the UK who have been in or through a red list travel ban country in the past 10 days must quarantine in a government approved hotel for 10 days. They cannot use the Test to Release scheme. Note: The English, Scottish, Welsh, and Northern Irish governments may be applying quarantine requirements differently. Check for more information on travel to England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.All other info
All travelers on flights to the UK must wear face coverings on aircraft and on public transport upon arrival thereafter. Passengers using taxis and private hire vehicles should also use a face covering for the duration of their journey. Drivers may refuse to transport passengers who do not follow guidance for safe travel. Review the UK government’s entry requirements, and read more about travel restrictions for the UK.If you are planning to travel to England at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.