The cheapest times to fly from LHR to ORF are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of September 24th)

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 ORF is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1456 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $701 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Norfolk

Flying from London (LHR) to Norfolk, VA (ORF) will usually cost between $764 to $1171 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $749. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1218. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $468 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $872 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to ORF flight.

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

LHR to ORF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to ORF 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 $0.15, 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 $99 (10%) 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 $864. Return trip prices are from the ORF 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 ORF 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 39 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 LHR to ORF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ORF
  • Usually 10.67% less expensive than ORF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LHR to DCA flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from ORF
  • Usually 6.14% less expensive than ORF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LHR to RIC flights


Flight Hacking LHR to ORF

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 LHR to ORF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LHR > BOS > ORF)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $334 (38.25%)

See LHR to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LHR > LGA > ORF)

  • Price for both tickets: $564
  • Average savings: $309 (35.38%)

See LHR to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LHR > JFK > ORF)

  • Price for both tickets: $572
  • Average savings: $301 (34.46%)

See LHR to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3708 miles or 5967 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to ORF flight is about 7 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Norfolk, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from LHR to ORF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLHR
Origination airport nameLondon Heathrow Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

Destination codeORF
Destination airport nameNorfolk International Airport
CityNorfolk, VA
Countrythe United States


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