The cheapest times to fly from LHE to STN are

  • February 12th to March 25th
  • July 16th to October 21st
  • December 3rd to January 14th

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 LHE to STN is early October. Prices can be as high as $5365 for Monday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $750 for Friday flights around early October.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Lahore (LHE) to London (STN) will usually cost between $750 to $4658 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $757. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $5067. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4310 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $818 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHE to STN flight.

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

LHE to STN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHE to STN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lahore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LHE. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to London, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Lahore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1162 (46%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $878. Return trip prices are from the STN to LHE 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 LHE to STN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 59 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 LHE to STN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Manchester Airport (MAN) in Manchester

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from STN
  • Usually 16.38% less expensive than STN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHE to MAN flights

Destination alternative #2: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from STN
  • Usually 11.25% less expensive than STN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHE to LHR flights


Flight Hacking LHE to STN

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 LHE to STN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (LHE > MXP > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $706
  • Average savings: $112 (13.69%)

See LHE to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (LHE > IST > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $754
  • Average savings: $65 (7.89%)

See LHE to MXP flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (LHE > CPH > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $777
  • Average savings: $42 (5.07%)

See LHE to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LHE to STN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Moldova, Air Serbia, atlasglobal, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Qantas, SAS, Saudia, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Stansted Airport to Allama Iqbal International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3889 miles or 6259 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LHE to STN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHE to STN flight is about 7 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Lahore and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from LHE to STN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LHE
Origination airport name Allama Iqbal International Airport
City Lahore
Country Pakistan
Latitude 31.5
Longitude 74.4

Return Airport

Destination code STN
Destination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2


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