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London to Algiers flights

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Flight DurationFlights between London and Algiers take, on average, 3 h and 37 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between London with Algiers found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Gatwick is the departure airport operating flights between London and Algiers
Arriving AirportFlights departing London with Algiers as destination arrives at Houari Boumedienne

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Departure Sat, 06 Nov Return Sun, 07 Nov
LON London
ALG Algiers
return from £304
Departure Wed, 10 Nov Return Fri, 12 Nov
LON London
ALG Algiers
return from £124
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 186.6 DZD
British Pound Sterling Algerian Dinar
1 DZD = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 22 October 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Algiers are 92% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Algiers is 84% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Algiers is 96% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Algiers is 77% cheaper than in London.

London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
Algiers airports
  • ( Houari Boumedienne (ALG)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
K Distance: 1031 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Algiers

How long is the flight from London to Algiers?

The flight duration on a direct flight path from London to Algiers is two hours and 50 minutes.

What are the most common stopovers?

Some airlines offer non-stop services, although Paris, Rome, Madrid, and Barcelona are common transfer points.

What documentation do I need to fly to Algiers from London?

You'll need a passport with at least six months' validity from your date of entry into Algeria. Also, you'll need to apply for a visa through the Algerian Consulate in London.

Is there a time change from London to Algiers?

Algiers is one hour ahead of London.

Which airlines fly from London to Algiers

You'll have plenty of choice when selecting airlines for your holidays in Algiers.

  • British Airways, the UK's flag carrier.
  • Air France, when stopping at Paris.
  • Iberia, the Spanish national airline with transfers at Madrid and Barcelona.
  • Alitalia, the Italian air service offering connections through Rome.

How to find cheap flights from London to Algiers

Opodo is a smart search engine for finding the best airfares for your chosen dates and destinations. You'll quickly see the best-priced ticket at the top, and can browse other airfares and departures depending on your trip specifications. Deals on city breaks to Algiers couldn't be simpler to find. You can also browse domestic flights, for seeing more of beautiful Algeria when you take trips here.

When are the best times to fly from London to Algiers?

  • June is one of the driest months in Algiers, and it's beautifully warm at around 30°C or so.
  • March is far milder, typically around 20°C, which may be better for lots of walking or taking a driving tour to the Sahara Desert.
  • November is similarly mild and also well out of high season, so it's one of the cheapest times to go.

Airports in London

Most flights from London to Algiers depart from Heathrow, and some also fly out of Gatwick.

Useful information about Heathrow Airport

It's very simple to get to the UK's largest airport, no matter how you want to travel.

How to get to the airport:

  • By Tube – this is the cheapest option, and at 45 minutes from Central London on the Piccadilly line, it doesn't take too long, either.
  • By train – this is somewhat faster, just 15 to 30 minutes via the Heathrow Express from Paddington Station.
  • By taxi – allow plenty of time for traffic, although you can sometimes get to the airport in as quickly as 30 to 40 minutes during quiet times.
  • By coach – Victoria Coach Station offers services that take around 35 minutes or so to reach the airport. Again, always allow plenty of time, especially when travelling by road.

Services: Heathrow is open 24/7, with unlimited free Wi-Fi. The shopping, dining, and drinking options are impressive, and you can also make use of baby changing, shower, and outdoor smoking facilities.

Useful Information about Gatwick Airport

Another of the UK's major airports, you'll also find many of options for getting here.

  • By train – the Gatwick Express takes around 30 minutes from London Victoria station.
  • By taxi – allow at least an hour, preferably much longer to be sure, when travelling from Central London.
  • By coach – from Victoria coach station, it's around 90 minutes to Gatwick.

Services: also open 24 hours a day, and with 90 minutes' free Wi-Fi use. There are also many eating and shopping outlets here, plus baby changing stations. Outdoor smoking zones can be found here as well.

Airports in Algiers

Houari Boumediene Airport is the Algerian capital's hub for international travel, around 10 miles from the city centre.

Useful Information about Houari Boumediene Airport

Find out how to travel between the airport and the city when you arrive and when coming home.

How to get to the airport:

  • By coach – there are a number of buses that will take you downtown, as well as shuttle bus services if you'd like a door-to-door service. Expect it to take around 30 minutes.
  • By taxi – it can take as little as 20 minutes or so from downtown, but this can be much longer at busy times.

Services: open 24 hours a day, and the Wi-Fi is a paid service. You'll find a good selection of retail and food outlets, as well as designated baby changing rooms. You can make use of designated smoking zones outside the terminal buildings.

What to do and visit in Algiers

  • The Jardin d'Essai du Hamma is one of the city's crown jewels, a wonderful botanical garden built in the 19th century.
  • Notre-Dame d'Afrique is a grand Catholic church with a long history in the city.
  • The National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers brings together an eclectic collection of the country's finest modern art talent.
  • The Museum of Antiquities houses many of Algeria's finest treasures collected from across the world.
  • Djamaa Sidi Ramdane is a stunning ancient mosque founded in the 11th century.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Algiers

😷 Is it safe to travel from London to Algiers during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Algeria may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Algiers at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Algiers is 124£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Algiers expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Algiers costs an average of 0.13 GBP, 96% cheaper than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 92% less in Algiers: 0.21 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.41 GBP in Algiers, 84% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 78% cheaper in Algiers, with an average of 0.66 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Algiers?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Algiers are June, July and January, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Algiers?
The best time of the year to go to Algiers when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Algiers from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, October and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Algiers.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from London to Algiers?
The total flight time between London and Algiers is of around 03:37 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,874 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Algiers compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Algiers's temperatures can go up to 37.62 ºC during the hot season, with 1.4 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 0.82 ºC in Algiers, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Algiers have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between London and Algiers?
The main airport route flying between London and Algiers is: Gatwick (LGW) to Houari Boumedienne (ALG). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • British Airways.
  • Alternatively, you can find London - Algiers flights between Heathrow (LHR) to Houari Boumedienne (ALG) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Air Algerie.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Algiers are:
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Algiers are:
  • Alitalia / ITA, stoping in Rome for 95 minutes minimun.
  • Air France, with 60 minutes scale in Paris.
  • Air France, with 60 minutes scale in Paris.

Houari Boumedienne - Latest customer reviews

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