The cheapest times to fly from ALG to LGW are

  • January 15th to April 8th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 19th, and March 26th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • June 4th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • September 17th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ALG to LGW is mid November. Prices can be as high as $513 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $160 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Algiers (ALG) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $161 to $371 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $161. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $290 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $185 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ALG to LGW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ALG to LGW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ALG to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ALG to LGW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Algiers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ALG. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $202. Return trip prices are from the LGW to ALG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ALG to LGW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ALG to LGW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Houari Boumediene Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1013 miles or 1630 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ALG to LGW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ALG to LGW flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Algiers and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from ALG to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeALG
Origination airport nameHouari Boumediene Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLGW
Destination airport nameLondon Gatwick Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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