The cheapest times to fly from LCY to BDL are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • March 12th to March 25th
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 LCY to BDL is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1971 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $538 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Hartford

Flying from London (LCY) to Hartford, CT (BDL) will usually cost between $567 to $1029 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $575. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1041. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $466 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $684 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to BDL flight.

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

LCY to BDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to BDL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BDL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LCY. 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 $102 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $690. Return trip prices are from the BDL to LCY 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 LCY to BDL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 2 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 LCY to BDL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 40.79% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 35.67% less expensive than BDL
  • 2-layover flights available

See LCY to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 34.50% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to EWR flights

Destination alternative #4: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 34.25% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LCY to JFK flights


Flight Hacking LCY to BDL

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 LCY to BDL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (LCY > DUB > BDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $68 (9.87%)

See LCY to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LCY to BDL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bradley International Airport to London City Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3362 miles or 5411 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LCY to BDL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to BDL flight is about 7 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Hartford, CT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from LCY to BDL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LCY
Origination airport name London City Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude 0.1

Return Airport

Destination code BDL
Destination airport name Bradley International Airport
City Hartford, CT
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -72.7


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