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The cheapest times to fly from ILM to STN are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the week of November 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 ILM to STN is early October. Prices can be as high as $12500 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $975 for Tuesday flights around early October.

 

When to Fly to London

Flying from Wilmington, NC (ILM) to London (STN) will usually cost between $1096 to $6568 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1098. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $7652. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6554 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1611 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ILM to STN flight.

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

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ILM to STN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ILM to STN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Wilmington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ILM. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to London, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Wilmington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $818 (30%) 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 $2301. Return trip prices are from the STN to ILM 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 ILM to STN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 2 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 ILM to STN while comparing.

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

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from STN
  • Usually 44.66% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See ILM to LHR flights

Destination alternative #2: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from STN
  • Usually 41.06% less expensive than STN
  • 2-layover flights available

See ILM to LCY flights

Destination alternative #3: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from STN
  • Usually 39.60% less expensive than STN
  • 1-layover flights available

See ILM to MAN flights

Destination alternative #4: Bristol Airport (BRS) in Bristol

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from STN
  • Usually 23.09% less expensive than STN
  • 2-layover flights available

See ILM to BRS flights

Destination alternative #5: Southampton Airport (SOU) in Southampton

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from STN
  • Usually 2.92% less expensive than STN
  • 2-layover flights available

See ILM to SOU flights

 

Flight Hacking ILM to STN

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 ILM to STN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (ILM > EWR > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $875
  • Average savings: $736 (45.69%)

See ILM to EWR flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (ILM > BOS > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $904
  • Average savings: $708 (43.92%)

See ILM to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ILM > LGA > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $958
  • Average savings: $654 (40.56%)

See ILM to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ILM to STN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Stansted Airport to Wilmington International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3922 miles or 6312 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ILM to STN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ILM to STN flight is about 8 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Wilmington, NC and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from ILM to STN.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code ILM
Origination airport name Wilmington International Airport
City Wilmington, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.3
Longitude -77.9

Return Airport

Destination code STN
Destination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2

 

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