lgw-to-avp

 

The cheapest times to fly from LGW to AVP are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 20th
  • October 29th 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 LGW to AVP is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $1483 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $759 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.

 

When to Fly to Wilkes-Barre

Flying from London (LGW) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) will usually cost between $772 to $1283 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $797. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1283. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $486 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $887 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to AVP flight.

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

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LGW to AVP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to AVP flight is cheaper 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $300 (22%) 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 $860. Return trip prices are from the AVP to LGW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGW to AVP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 18 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 LGW to AVP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 58.23% less expensive than AVP
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGW to JFK flights

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

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 51.30% less expensive than AVP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGW to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 47.01% less expensive than AVP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGW to PHL flights

Destination alternative #4: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 43.86% less expensive than AVP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGW to EWR flights

Destination alternative #5: Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) in Harrisburg, PA

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from AVP
  • Usually 0.23% less expensive than AVP
  • 2-layover flights available

See LGW to MDT flights

 

Flight Hacking LGW to AVP

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 AVP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LGW > BOS > AVP)

  • Price for both tickets: $591
  • Average savings: $296 (33.37%)

See LGW to MCO flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (LGW > MCO > AVP)

  • Price for both tickets: $718
  • Average savings: $169 (19.05%)

See LGW to BOS flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (LGW > ORD > AVP)

  • Price for both tickets: $730
  • Average savings: $157 (17.7%)

See LGW to ORD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3509 miles or 5647 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to AVP flight is about 7 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LGW to AVP.

 

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 AVP
Destination airport name Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport
City Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -75.7

 

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