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Overview: Cardiff to London flight

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Flights from Cardiff to London cover the 131 miles long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.

Airlines: British Airways Cardiff to London

British Airways will get you between Cardiff and London at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times, prices and tickets for your trip.

British Airways

British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

    Cardiff to London Flights: An Overview

    While there aren't any direct flights from Cardiff to London, travellers can fly to the capital indirectly. On weekdays, 3-7 flights take under 4 hours to reach London, and there should be 4-5 options at weekends as well. The fastest flight time is 3 hours, with a short stop in Amsterdam.

    Which airlines fly from Cardiff to London?

    The only airline which offers realistic flights from Cardiff to London is KLM. The Dutch national carrier allows travellers to reach London Heathrow via Amsterdam, with a daily choice of indirect flights.

    How long is the flight from Cardiff to London?

    Expect flights to London from Cardiff to reach Heathrow in 3-4 hours in the best cases. However, be aware that many indirect flights can take far longer, so it's important to choose flights wisely to avoid unnecessary delays.

    How many flights are there from Cardiff to London?

    There are no direct flights from Cardiff to London. However, passengers can choose from 5-7 indirect services on weekdays, and 4-5 departure times on Saturday and Sunday. All of these flights require a brief transfer in Amsterdam.

    What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Cardiff to London?

    Departure airport: All flights from Cardiff will take off from Cardiff Airport which is easily accessible from the city. Passengers can catch the T9 bus, which departs the city centre every 30 minutes and takes 35 minutes. The 905 bus connects the departure terminal to Rhoose station, which is on the national mainland network. Parking is available at the airport, along with a selection of shops and eating spots. Airport visitors can also take advantage of two hours of free wifi.


    Arrival airport: Flights from Cardiff will touch down at London Heathrow, via Amsterdam. Heathrow has excellent transport connections to London and the South East. The quickest route into town is via the Heathrow Express, which reaches Paddington in 15 minutes. The Tube is slower but cheaper taking 40-50 minutes to get to the city centre. National Express run quick, reliable coaches into London Victoria Coach Station. Heathrow airport offers a wide range of amenities in arrivals, as well as free internet access via the "_Heathrow Wi-Fi" network.

    Travel Tips: Cardiff to London flight

    Take a flight to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to London.
    You should expect to travel around 131 miles  between Cardiff and London by plane.

    Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Cardiff Airport   to London Heathrow Airport   for this route.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from Cardiff Airport and need to travel around 11.8 miles (19 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

    Passengers arriving in London most often land in London Heathrow Airport and need to travel about 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from London Heathrow Airport to get you to the city centre of London.

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