The cheapest times to fly from SAF to LGW are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 16th to May 27th
- November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)
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 SAF to LGW is late January. Prices can be as high as $3287 for Saturday flights during late October to early November, or as low as $918 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to London
Flying from Santa Fe, NM (SAF) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $921 to $1522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $955. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October to early November, with an average price of $1636. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $681 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1093 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAF to LGW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SAF to LGW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SAF to LGW flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Fe. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SAF. 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 $269 (19%) 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 $1033. Return trip prices are from the LGW to SAF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SAF to LGW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 54 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 SAF to LGW while comparing.
- 25 miles (40 km) away from LGW
- Usually 12.21% less expensive than LGW
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking SAF 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 SAF to LGW — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $715
- Average savings: $379 (34.63%)
- Price for both tickets: $722
- Average savings: $372 (33.99%)
- Price for both tickets: $734
- Average savings: $359 (32.85%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SAF to LGW? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Santa Fe Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4954 miles or 7973 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SAF to LGW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAF to LGW flight is about 9 hour 54 minutes.
How many flights go between Santa Fe, NM and London?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from SAF to LGW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Santa Fe Municipal Airport|
|City||Santa Fe, NM|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||London Gatwick Airport|
|Country||the United Kingdom|
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