The cheapest times to fly from MLA to LGW are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • September 24th to October 21st (except the week of October 8th)
  • November 5th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 24th and January 1st)

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 MLA to LGW is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $279 for Friday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $57 for Thursday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Malta (MLA) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $73 to $208 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $70. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $219. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $150 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $135 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLA to LGW flight.

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

MLA to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLA to LGW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Malta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $23 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $124. Return trip prices are from the LGW to MLA 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 MLA to LGW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 17 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from MLA to LGW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bournemouth Airport (BOH) in Bournemouth

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 10.41% less expensive than LGW
  • Nonstop flights available

See MLA to BOH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Dolomiti, Air Europa, Air France, Air Malta, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, easyJet, Eurowings, Iberia, Iberia Express, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Smartwings, SWISS, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Luqa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1282 miles or 2063 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLA to LGW flight is about 3 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Malta and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from MLA to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMLA
Origination airport nameLuqa International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLGW
Destination airport nameLondon Gatwick Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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