The cheapest times to fly from LCY to DAY are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • 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 DAY is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1550 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $802 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Dayton

Flying from London (LCY) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $842 to $1366 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $860. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1458. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $598 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $962 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to DAY flight.

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

LCY to DAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to DAY flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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. Fridays 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 $147 (13%) 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 $954. Return trip prices are from the DAY 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 DAY 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 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 DAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 7.17% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 5.61% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to CMH flights

Destination alternative #3: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 4.89% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LCY to IND flights


Flight Hacking LCY to DAY

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 DAY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LCY > LGA > DAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $681
  • Average savings: $282 (29.26%)

See LCY to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (LCY > ORD > DAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $708
  • Average savings: $254 (26.4%)

See LCY to LGA flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $711
  • Average savings: $252 (26.14%)

See LCY to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, 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 James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to London City Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3914 miles or 6299 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between London and Dayton, OH?

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


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 DAY
Destination airport name James M Cox/Dayton International Airport
City Dayton, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -84.2


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