The cheapest times to fly from LGW to NQY are

  • January 1st to June 17th (except the weeks of January 29th, February 12th, March 5th, March 19th, April 2nd, April 9th, April 30th, and May 21st)
  • September 24th to October 7th
  • October 29th 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 LGW to NQY is early December. Prices can be as high as $486 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $323 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Newquay

Flying from London (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) will usually cost between $329 to $417 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 $336. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $429. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $93 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $357 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to NQY flight.

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

LGW to NQY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to NQY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.03, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NQY, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LGW. 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 $27 (7%) 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 $351. Return trip prices are from the NQY 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 NQY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 22 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 NQY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from NQY
  • Usually 26.23% less expensive than NQY
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGW to GCI flights


Flight Hacking LGW to NQY

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 NQY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (LGW > DUB > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $216
  • Average savings: $141 (39.41%)

See LGW to DUB flights

Hack #2: Edinburgh (LGW > EDI > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $293
  • Average savings: $64 (17.81%)

See LGW to EDI flights

Hack #3: Manchester (LGW > MAN > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $316
  • Average savings: $41 (11.36%)

See LGW to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 215 miles or 346 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to NQY flight is about 1 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Newquay?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from LGW to NQY.


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 NQY
Destination airport name Newquay Airport
City Newquay
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 50.4
Longitude -5


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