The cheapest times to fly from LCY to KOA are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • October 15th to December 16th

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 KOA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3897 for Thursday flights during mid July, or as low as $1018 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Kailua-Kona

Flying from London (LCY) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $1088 to $2139 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1102. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1995. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $893 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1415 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to KOA flight.

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

LCY to KOA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to KOA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KOA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LCY. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kailua-Kona, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $699 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1348. Return trip prices are from the KOA 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 KOA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 8 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 KOA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kahului Airport (OGG) in Kahului, HI

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from KOA
  • Usually 2.00% less expensive than KOA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LCY to OGG flights


Flight Hacking LCY to KOA

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 KOA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Jose, CA (LCY > SJC > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $899
  • Average savings: $517 (36.51%)

See LCY to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (LCY > LAX > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $963
  • Average savings: $452 (31.96%)

See LCY to SJC flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (LCY > SFO > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $988
  • Average savings: $427 (30.19%)

See LCY to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Hawaiian, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport to London City Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7305 miles or 11756 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to KOA flight is about 14 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Kona, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from LCY to KOA.


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 KOA
Destination airport name Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport
City Kona, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 19.7
Longitude -156


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