The cheapest times to fly from VPS to LGW are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 29th)

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 VPS to LGW is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1575 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $671 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Valparaiso, FL (VPS) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $693 to $1327 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 $697. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $593 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $850 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VPS to LGW flight.

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

VPS to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VPS to LGW flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Destin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $204 (18%) 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 $816. Return trip prices are from the LGW to VPS 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 VPS 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 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VPS 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 VPS to LGW — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $610
  • Average savings: $240 (28.24%)

See VPS to MCO flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (VPS > BOS > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $687
  • Average savings: $164 (19.24%)

See VPS to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (VPS > JFK > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $695
  • Average savings: $156 (18.29%)

See VPS to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from VPS to LGW? 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, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Gatwick Airport to Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4459 miles or 7176 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VPS to LGW flight is about 9 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Valparaiso, FL and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from VPS to LGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VPS
Origination airport name Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport
City Valparaiso, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -86.5

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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