Cologne to London flights

Fri, 31 May
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Overview: Cologne to London flight

distanceDistance308 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£140 (€157)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), TUIfly, Eurowings Europe, Smartwings, SWISS or Austrian Airlines

Flights from Cologne to London cover the 308 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), TUIfly, Eurowings Europe, Smartwings, SWISS or Austrian Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £140, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne Bonn Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from Cologne to London

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Cologne to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Eurowings
07:451h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2261One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Lufthansa Cityline
16:304h10
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£3211One-way
1 change
Lufthansa
06:004h55
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
09:55London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£3521One-way
1 change
British Airways
22:001h35
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
22:35London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£4351One-way
0 changes
Eurowings
18:401h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£4521One-way
0 changes

Flight scheduleCologne to London

Showing flights for tomorrow, Friday, 31 May
Lufthansa
06:004h55
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
09:55London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
1 change
Eurowings
07:451h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
Eurowings
13:401h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
14:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
Lufthansa Cityline
16:304h10
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
1 change
Eurowings
18:401h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
22:001h35
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
22:35London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes

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Flight times from Cologne to London

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

2 h 29 m

Flights per day

6

Distance

497 km

Of the 6 flights that leave Cologne for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Eurowings
18:401h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£4521One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Eurowings
13:401h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
14:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£4521One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Eurowings
07:451h25
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2261One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
British Airways
22:001h35
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
22:35London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£4351One-way
0 changes
Lufthansa Cityline
16:304h10
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
19:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£3211One-way
1 change

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Airlines: Ryanair, Malta Air and Eurowings Cologne to London

Find the best flights between Cologne and London with Omio's travel partners Ryanair, Malta Air and Eurowings from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

EasyJet is a British multinational low-cost airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN). It’s the largest UK-based carrier based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to over 150 destinations across Europe and North Africa, making it a popular budget airline for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, easyJet tickets are non-refundable and no complimentary snacks are provided onboard. All fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

Cologne to London Flights: An Overview 

London is a top business city with a cultural history that stretches to the prehistoric times. Visitors can take a flight to distant cities like Cologne. Economy carriers like Ryanair and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne to London. German-owned Lufthansa, the largest airline in Europe, also has several flights flying this route. The quickest flight from Cologne to London takes about one hour 15 minutes when flying direct with no changes required en route.

Which airlines fly from Cologne to London? 

A total of six airlines offer flights from Cologne to London. German-owned Lufthansa is one of the renowned carriers on this route. Travelers can also choose to travel with budget carriers like Eurowings, Ryanair, Swiss, and Austrian Airlines. Ryanair and Eurowings offer a majority of the direct flights along this route.

How long is the flight from Cologne to London? 

Different airlines plying this route offer flights with varying duration. Direct flights are often faster than those with layovers. Eurowings offers the fastest flight on the route, and it takes about one hour and 15 minutes. Indirect options can take anywhere from four hours 50 minutes to 14 hours. Though the regularity of direct flights means indirect flights are not always necessary. Direct flights are evenly distributed between the morning and evening hours. In the morning, flights take off between 06:45 a.m. and 07:30 a.m. Later in the evening, there are direct flights from Cologne to London between 05:55 p.m. and 10:10 p.m. Other connecting flights are distributed at different times throughout the day giving passengers flexibility when planning their travel.

How many flights are there from Cologne to London? 

Passengers can expect between five and eight direct flights operating from Cologne to London each day during the week. These direct flights are shared by two main providers, Eurowings and Ryanair.  Further indirect options supplement the route. Service regularity dips slightly over the weekend but passengers can still expect two flights on a Saturday and three on a Sunday.

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

Departure Airport: Cologne Airport is the main departure airport for flights from Cologne to London. It is located in Rhine-Westphalia, the most populated state in Germany. It serves both as a popular passenger airport and a destined cargo hub. It is situated between Cologne and Bonn cities and directly accessible from the Bundesautobahn A59 motorway. Rail travel is a good option for passengers when organizing travel, as Cologne is connected to S-Bahn S13 from Köln-Hauptbahnhof, ICE and RE trains, as well as airport buses. At the airport, travelers can access parking facilities, lounges, restaurants, and free WiFi.

Arrival Airport: London Stansted Airport (STN) is one of the main airports in London and is located northeast of the city. It takes about an hour to reach the city from the airport, a distance of 63 kilometers. Taxis, public buses, chauffeured, and rideshare vehicles offer transport to the city. The airport has the Stansted Express high-speed train service that takes passengers to central London in just 47 minutes as well as frequent coach services that terminate at London Victoria Station. The airport has an information desk, WiFi, meeting rooms, and duty-free shopping and numerous restaurants and cafes.

FAQs: Cologne to London flights

FAQs: Take a flight from Cologne to London hassle-free. 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 Cologne to London.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from Cologne to London can start from as little as £52 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Cologne to London is £140; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cologne to London flight time is 1 h 20 min   covering the 308 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from Cologne to London leaves at 05: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Cologne to London leaves at 20: 25.
Take the Cologne to London flight with Ryanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), TUIfly, Eurowings Europe, Smartwings, SWISS or Austrian Airlines. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey from Cologne to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Flights from Cologne to London generally leave from Cologne Bonn Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Cologne Bonn Airport is 15.9 km away from Cologne city centre and London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km from London city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cologne to London by plane is February.
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