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Overview: London to Cardiff flight

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesFlybe

Flights from London to Cardiff cover the 131 miles (211 km) long journey with our travel partners like Flybe. There are direct flight services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Cardiff Airport.

London to Cardiff Flights: An Overview

Flights from London to Cardiff operate throughout the year, with departures seven days a week. There are, however, no direct flights between the two cities. The fastest flight time is approximately 3 hours 25 minutes. Other routes can take up to 15 hours or more and involve an arrival the following day. Transfers to connecting flights are usually made at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport or Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Planes depart from either London Heathrow Airport or London City Airport while all arrivals are to Cardiff Airport.

Which airlines fly from London to Cardiff?

The fastest flights from London to Cardiff are operated by KLM and Air France. These flights involve connections at either Amsterdam Schiphol or Paris Charles de Gaulle airports. Other airlines providing this route include British Airways, Alitalia, Hop! and Qatar Airways.

How long is the flight from London to Cardiff?

The quickest flights from London to Cardiff are operated by KLM and take approximately 3 hours 25 minutes, while Air France flights take just over four hours. Other flights can be considerably longer depending on the route and transfer time at the connecting airport. Please note that it is often quicker to make this journey by train.

How many flights are there from London to Cardiff?

There are between 15 and 32 daily flights from London to Cardiff. A similar timetable is in operation throughout the year.

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FAQs
What is the distance to Cardiff from London by flight?
The flight distance from London to Cardiff is around 131 miles (211 km).
When taking a flight from London to Cardiff, which airport in London do I fly out of and which airport in Cardiff do I arrive in?

Omio customers most frequently book their flights from London Heathrow Airport   to Cardiff Airport.

Where is the airport in London to go to Cardiff? Where is the airport in Cardiff located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from London Heathrow Airport and need to travel around 14.3 miles (23 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Cardiff most often land in Cardiff Airport and need to travel about 8.9 miles (14.3 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Cardiff Airport to get you to the city centre of Cardiff.

What airlines offer a service between London and Cardiff?
If you're looking for flights from London to Cardiff, you can rely on Flybe to get you to Cardiff. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the London to Cardiff trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.