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Cheapest Flight to London Heathrow


There are 25 direct flights going from Lagos to London every week, with most of the flights departing from Murtala Muhammed International Airport to Heathrow International Airport. With a distance of 3,443 miles from Lagos to Heathrow, travelers can expect to fly for an average of 9 hours and 45 minutes.

Flights From Lagos

Flights to London

Travel Info

The essential information you need to know before you book your trip.



The following airlines offer fast and affordable flights from Lagos to London daily:

Visa and customs

Travelers wanting to enter the UK will need to possess a valid passport and Visa. 

Visit UK customs to learn more about the regulations and Visa application process.

Baggage allowance

All airlines allow one checked baggage of 23kg, one personal item with maximum dimensions of 40 x 30 x 10 cm, and one carry-on baggage of 8kg with dimensions of 55 x 40 x 23 cm. Additional baggage will cost on average ₦76538,88.

Flight Prices

Overall the prices for one-way flights vary from ₦200,000 to ₦800,000 depending on if the flight has layovers or not. The costs for return tickets vary from ₦408,207 to ₦2,150,000 with similar reasons for price changes to one-way flights between Lagos and London.

Flight Number Date Airline Lowest Price
VS - 412 03/07/2022 Virgin Atlantic ₦745,488
BA - 0074 09/07/2022 British Airways ₦604,657
K - 588 & KL - 981 11/07/2022 KLM (1 stop)  ₦224,514
LH - 567 & LH - 928 11/07/2022 Lufthansa (1 stop) ₦307,176

Flight Schedule

Carrier Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Earliest Flight Latest Flight
Virgin Atlantic 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:05 09:05
British Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:55 22:55
KLM 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:05 22:05
Lufthansa 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 23:00 23:00

FAQ about travelling to London

Important information about traveling from Lagos to London

Best time to Fly?

As a rule of thumb, the best days to book a flight from Nigeria to the UK are Tuesday or Wednesday. These days are less busy than others and offer cheap flights to London. This is also the best time of the week to fly standby as fewer people want to fly midweek.

How much is flight from Lagos to London?

Cheap flights from Lagos to London are easy to come by if you are willing to bear up to two stops. Booking up to a month in advance can get you excellent deals, with early morning trips being the cheapest flights from Lagos to London. Flight costs range from ₦200,000 to ₦800,000 depending on the flight plan, time, and airline.

What is the flight time?

The average travel time for a direct flight from Lagos to Heathrow is 6 hours 30 minutes.

Heathrow International Airport, London UK

Best things to do in London

London is a fantastic city with plenty of history, from the Roman Empire to the present. From the London Eye, you can take in a beautiful panoramic view of the River Thame splitting the city. The city’s epicenter is easy to find, with the House of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and ‘Big Ben’ clock tower all closely packed together.

Top 5 best things to do in London according to TripAdvisor