The cheapest times to fly from MEX to LGW are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 MEX to LGW is late September. Prices can be as high as $1429 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $589 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Mexico City (MEX) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $620 to $1296 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $607. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1322. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $715 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $783 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEX to LGW flight.

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

MEX to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEX to LGW flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Mexico City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 to London, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Mexico City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (9%) 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 $846. Return trip prices are from the LGW to MEX 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 MEX to LGW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MEX to LGW

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 MEX to LGW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (MEX > MCO > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $630
  • Average savings: $153 (19.54%)

See MEX to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MEX > JFK > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $640
  • Average savings: $143 (18.26%)

See MEX to MCO flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (MEX > BOS > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $654
  • Average savings: $129 (16.48%)

See MEX to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEX to LGW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, American, Avianca, British Airways, CSA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, InterJet, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, VivaAerobus, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5550 miles or 8932 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MEX to LGW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEX to LGW flight is about 10 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Mexico City and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from MEX to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEX
Origination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1

Return Airport

Destination code LGW
Destination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2


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