The cheapest times to fly from LHR to BOM are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 24th (except the week of May 21st)
  • September 10th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 15th and 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 LHR to BOM is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $965 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $486 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Mumbai

Flying from London (LHR) to Mumbai (BOM) will usually cost between $500 to $827 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $510. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $866. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $538 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to BOM flight.

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

LHR to BOM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to BOM flight is cheaper than the average and costs 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

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 $49 (7%) 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 $561. Return trip prices are from the BOM to LHR 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 LHR to BOM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 3 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LHR to BOM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Eurowings, EVA Air, Finnair, GoAir, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Oman Air, Qantas, Qatar Airways, SAS, Saudia, SpiceJet, SriLankan, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to London Heathrow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4481 miles or 7211 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LHR to BOM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to BOM flight is about 9 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Mumbai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 118 available flights from LHR to BOM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLHR
Origination airport nameLondon Heathrow Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

Destination codeBOM
Destination airport nameChhatrapati Shivaji International Airport


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