The cheapest times to fly from SGF to LCY are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 SGF to LCY is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2341 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $676 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Springfield, MO (SGF) to London (LCY) will usually cost between $842 to $1423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $793. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1458. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $665 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1014 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SGF to LCY flight.

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

SGF to LCY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SGF to LCY flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Springfield. 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 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 Springfield. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $161 (14%) 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 $988. Return trip prices are from the LCY to SGF 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 SGF to LCY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 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 SGF to LCY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from LCY
  • Usually 11.24% less expensive than LCY
  • 2-layover flights available

See SGF to LGW flights

Destination alternative #2: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 22 miles (35 km) away from LCY
  • Usually 10.55% less expensive than LCY
  • 1-layover flights available

See SGF to LHR flights


Flight Hacking SGF to LCY

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 SGF to LCY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (SGF > ORD > LCY)

  • Price for both tickets: $759
  • Average savings: $255 (25.15%)

See SGF to ORD flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (SGF > BOS > LCY)

  • Price for both tickets: $775
  • Average savings: $239 (23.57%)

See SGF to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SGF > LGA > LCY)

  • Price for both tickets: $787
  • Average savings: $227 (22.39%)

See SGF to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SGF to LCY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London City Airport to Springfield-Branson National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4397 miles or 7076 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SGF to LCY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SGF to LCY flight is about 8 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Springfield, MO and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from SGF to LCY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SGF
Origination airport name Springfield-Branson National Airport
City Springfield, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -93.4

Return Airport

Destination code LCY
Destination airport name London City Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude 0.1


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