The cheapest times to fly from AVL to LGW are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 24th to December 9th

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 AVL to LGW is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1839 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $676 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Asheville, NC (AVL) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $756 to $1438 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 $776. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1441. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $666 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $920 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVL to LGW flight.

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

AVL to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AVL to LGW flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Asheville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $212 (19%) 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 $882. Return trip prices are from the LGW to AVL 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 AVL to LGW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 17 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from AVL to LGW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 25 miles (40 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 2.39% less expensive than LGW
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVL to LHR flights


Flight Hacking AVL to LGW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AVL to LGW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (AVL > BOS > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $610
  • Average savings: $311 (33.75%)

See AVL to BOS flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (AVL > MCO > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $654
  • Average savings: $267 (28.97%)

See AVL to MCO flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (AVL > FLL > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $689
  • Average savings: $231 (25.11%)

See AVL to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Asheville Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4055 miles or 6526 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVL to LGW flight is about 8 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Asheville, NC and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from AVL to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AVL
Origination airport name Asheville Regional Airport
City Asheville, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.4
Longitude -82.5

Return Airport

Destination code LGW
Destination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2


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