The cheapest times to fly from LCY to SRQ are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 8th 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 LCY to SRQ is late January. Prices can be as high as $2791 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $829 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Sarasota

Flying from London (LCY) to Sarasota/Bradenton, FL (SRQ) will usually cost between $878 to $1834 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $889. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2216. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1156 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to SRQ flight.

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

LCY to SRQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to SRQ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 to Sarasota, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $188 (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 $1108. Return trip prices are from the SRQ 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 SRQ 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 60 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 SRQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 58.03% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to TPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 57.16% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to MCO flights

Destination alternative #3: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 51.10% less expensive than SRQ
  • 2-layover flights available

See LCY to RSW flights


Flight Hacking LCY to SRQ

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 SRQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LCY > BOS > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $677
  • Average savings: $479 (41.45%)

See LCY to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LCY > LGA > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $684
  • Average savings: $472 (40.8%)

See LCY to BOS flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (LCY > EWR > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $724
  • Average savings: $432 (37.34%)

See LCY to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport to London City Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4453 miles or 7166 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to SRQ flight is about 8 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Sarasota/Bradenton, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from LCY to SRQ.


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 SRQ
Destination airport name Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport
City Sarasota/Bradenton, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -82.6


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