The cheapest times to fly from LHR to RBA are

  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • September 17th to March 25th (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 RBA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1237 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $157 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Rabat

Flying from London (LHR) to Rabat (RBA) will usually cost between $158 to $702 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $686. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $450 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $312 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to RBA flight.

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

LHR to RBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to RBA 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 $0.16, 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. Sundays 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 $113 (28%) 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 $270. Return trip prices are from the RBA 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 RBA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 13 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 RBA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mohammed V International Airport (CMN) in Casablanca

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from RBA
  • Usually 29.05% less expensive than RBA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to CMN flights


Flight Hacking LHR to RBA

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 RBA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (LHR > MAD > RBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $268
  • Average savings: $44 (14.13%)

See LHR to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, British Airways, China Eastern, KLM, Royal Air Maroc, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rabat/Sale International Airport to London Heathrow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1244 miles or 2002 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to RBA flight is about 3 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Rabat?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LHR to RBA.


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 RBA
Destination airport name Rabat/Sale International Airport
City Rabat
Country Morocco
Latitude 34.1
Longitude -6.8


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