The cheapest times to fly from LHR to LBA are

  • January 8th to July 22nd (except the weeks of March 26th and April 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 LHR to LBA is early June. Prices can be as high as $213 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $103 for Monday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Leeds

Flying from London (LHR) to Leeds/Bradford (LBA) will usually cost between $103 to $131 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $138. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $35 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $108 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to LBA flight.

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

LHR to LBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to LBA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.39, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $12 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $107. Return trip prices are from the LBA 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 LBA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LHR to LBA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newcastle Airport (NCL) in Newcastle

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from LBA
  • Usually 3.72% less expensive than LBA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to NCL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, China Eastern, Flybe, Gol, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 173 miles or 278 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to LBA flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Leeds/Bradford?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from LHR to LBA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LHR
Origination airport name London Heathrow Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude -0.5

Return Airport

Destination code LBA
Destination airport name Leeds Bradford Airport
City Leeds/Bradford
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.9
Longitude -1.7


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