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Sat, 16 Mar STN - ESB
Mon, 18 Mar ESB - STN
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Fri, 08 Mar STN - ESB
£56 £54
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Mon, 11 Mar STN - ESB
Thu, 14 Mar ESB - STN
£118 £117
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Thu, 07 Mar STN - ESB
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£139 £136
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£145 £143
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£246 £245
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
86% Trains in Ankara are 86% cheaper than in London.
London £2.8
Ankara £0.38
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
72% A meal in Ankara is 72% cheaper than a meal in London.
London £18
Ankara £5.12
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 39.56 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 26 February 2024
Distance: 1762 miles
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
Ankara airports
Etismegut Havalimani (ANK) How far from city centre: 48 miles
Ankara Esenboga International Havalimani (ESB) How far from city centre: 48 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Ankara

How long is the flight from London to Ankara?

The average direct flight from London to Ankara takes five hours and 30 minutes; the flight covers about 1760 miles.

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

UK citizens need a visa to travel to Turkey. Your passport must be valid for 60 days beyond the expiry date of the Turkish visa. You can apply for the visa online in advance of your holidays.

Is there a time change from Ankara to London?

Ankara is three hours ahead of London. Turkey follows Turkey Time (TRT) and the UK follows Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Which airlines fly from London to Ankara

Numerous airlines provide affordable flights from London to Ankara:

How to find cheap flights from London to Ankara

Here are our six tips to secure better prices for flights from London to Ankara, hotels and car hire:

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

Airports in London

The major airports near London that handle flights to Ankara as well as domestic flights are Heathrow Airport (LHR) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).


Useful information about Heathrow Airport


Heathrow Airport is located 15 miles to the west of the city centre.

How to get to the airport:

Services: duty-free, beauty stores, ample shopping, baby changing facilities, showers, concierge, bars, restaurants, cafes, free Wi-Fi, and VIP lounges.


Useful information about London Gatwick Airport


London Gatwick Airport is located 28 miles south of Central London.

How to get to the airport:

Services: duty-free shops, sensory room, multi-faith prayer rooms, cash points, 90 minutes of free Wi-Fi, restaurants, cafes, and bars.

Airports in Ankara

The Ankara Esenbo?a Airport (ESB) handles flights from London.


Useful information about Ankara Airport


The Ankara Esenbo?a Airport is located 17 miles northeast of the city centre.

How to get to the city from the airport:

Services: lounges, shops, and eateries.

What to do and visit in Ankara

Frequently asked questions about flights from London to Ankara

How long does the flight take to go from London to Ankara?
The total flight time between London and Ankara is of around 04:45 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,923 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from London to Ankara at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Ankara is 54£. 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 Ankara expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Ankara costs an average of 0.49 GBP, 88% cheaper than London, with a fare of 4.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 86% less in Ankara: 0.38 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.12 GBP in Ankara, 72% less than the 18.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 51% cheaper in Ankara, with an average of 1.77 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.59 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from London to Ankara?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Ankara are July, June and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from London to Ankara?
The best time of the year to go to Ankara 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 Ankara 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, February, November and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London - Ankara.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from London to Ankara?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Turkey 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!
Which airports have flights between London and Ankara?
The main airport route flying between London and Ankara is: Gatwick (LGW) to Ankara Esenboga International Havalimani (ESB). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find London - Ankara flights between Luton International (LTN) to Ankara Esenboga International Havalimani (ESB) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Sun Express.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Ankara are:
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Ankara are:
  • Turkish Airlines, stoping in Istanbul for 75 minutes minimun.
  • Pegasus Airlines, with 70 minutes scale in Istanbul.
  • Pegasus Airlines, with 70 minutes scale in Istanbul.
Flight Duration 4 h and 45 m Flights between London and Ankara take, on average, 4 h and 45 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £54 Cheapest price for a flight between London and Ankara found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Stansted The airport Stansted is the departure airport operating flights between London and Ankara
Arriving Airport Ankara Esenboga International Havalimani Flights departing London with Ankara as destination arrive at Ankara Esenboga International Havalimani

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