The cheapest times to fly from LGW to LPA are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • September 17th to October 14th (except the week of October 1st)
  • October 29th to April 1st (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 LGW to LPA is early December. Prices can be as high as $526 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $76 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Flying from London (LGW) to Las Palmas (LPA) will usually cost between $93 to $403 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $80. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $434. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $354 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $188 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to LPA flight.

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

LGW to LPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to LPA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $86 (30%) 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 $178. Return trip prices are from the LPA to LGW 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 LGW to LPA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 12 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 LGW to LPA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Tenerife

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from LPA
  • Usually 6.91% less expensive than LPA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGW to TFS flights


Flight Hacking LGW to LPA

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 LGW to LPA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (LGW > MAD > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $157
  • Average savings: $32 (16.76%)

See LGW to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGW to LPA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Europa, American, Azores Airlines, Binter Canarias, British Airways, canaryfly, CSA, easyJet, Iberia, Iberia Express, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Royal Air Maroc, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, TUI Airways, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gran Canaria Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1788 miles or 2877 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGW to LPA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to LPA flight is about 4 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Las Palmas?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from LGW to LPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGW
Origination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2

Return Airport

Destination code LPA
Destination airport name Gran Canaria Airport
City Las Palmas
Country Spain
Latitude 27.9
Longitude -15.4


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