The cheapest times to fly from LGW to MEX are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 20th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 MEX is early November. Prices can be as high as $1214 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $623 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Mexico City

Flying from London (LGW) to Mexico City (MEX) will usually cost between $686 to $973 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $696. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $990. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $294 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $797 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to MEX flight.

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

LGW to MEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to MEX 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 $0.09, 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 to Mexico City, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (9%) 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 $756. Return trip prices are from the MEX 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 MEX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGW to MEX

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 MEX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (LGW > MIA > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $630
  • Average savings: $168 (21.02%)

See LGW to BCN flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (LGW > BCN > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $663
  • Average savings: $134 (16.81%)

See LGW to MIA flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (LGW > MCO > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $663
  • Average savings: $134 (16.81%)

See LGW to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, American, Avianca, British Airways, CSA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, InterJet, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5550 miles or 8932 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to MEX flight is about 10 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Mexico City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from LGW to MEX.


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 MEX
Destination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1


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