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The cheapest times to fly from AMS to LHR are

  • August 27th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to March 25th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 12th, and February 19th)

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 AMS to LHR is late September. Prices can be as high as $204 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $83 for Tuesday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to London

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to London (LHR) will usually cost between $83 to $151 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $83. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $163. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $80 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $99 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to LHR flight.

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

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AMS to LHR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to LHR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $16 (14%) 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 $97. Return trip prices are from the LHR to AMS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AMS to LHR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 24 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 AMS to LHR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Southend Airport (SEN) in Southend-On-Sea

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from LHR
  • Usually 30.30% less expensive than LHR
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to SEN flights

Destination alternative #2: London Luton Airport (LTN) in London

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from LHR
  • Usually 20.71% less expensive than LHR
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to LTN flights

Destination alternative #3: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 25 miles (40 km) away from LHR
  • Usually 19.19% less expensive than LHR
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to LGW flights

Destination alternative #4: London Stansted Airport (STN) in London

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from LHR
  • Usually 13.13% less expensive than LHR
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to STN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AMS to LHR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 38 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Austral, Air France, Air Malta, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Azul, British Airways, Bulgaria Air, China Eastern, China Southern, Croatia, EgyptAir, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Gol, Iberia, Icelandair, JAL, Kenya Airways, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Heathrow Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 230 miles or 370 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AMS to LHR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to LHR flight is about 1 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from AMS to LHR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeAMS
Origination airport nameSchiphol Airport
CityAmsterdam
Countrythe Netherlands
Latitude52.3
Longitude4.8

Return Airport

Destination codeLHR
Destination airport nameLondon Heathrow Airport
CityLondon
Countrythe United Kingdom
Latitude51.5
Longitude-0.5

 

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