London to Hong Kong flights

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Departure Tue, 07 Nov Return Tue, 21 Nov
LCY London
HKG Hong Kong
return from £486
Departure Sun, 12 Nov Return Wed, 15 Nov
STN London
HKG Hong Kong
return from £550
Departure Thu, 23 Nov Return Mon, 27 Nov
LHR London
HKG Hong Kong
return from £357
Departure Tue, 21 Nov Return Thu, 23 Nov
LGW London
HKG Hong Kong
return from £404
Flight route information
With 40% of its land reserved for national parks, visiting Hong Kong is a great way to escape the city life.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 10.38 HKD
British Pound Sterling Hong Kong Dollar
1 HKD = 0.10 GBP
Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
61%

Trains in Hong Kong are 61% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Hong Kong
£0.97
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
65%

A meal in Hong Kong is 65% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Hong Kong
£5.31
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
34%

A taxi fare in Hong Kong is 34% cheaper than in London.

London
£3.5
Hong Kong
£2.32
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
25%

Coffee is 25% more expensive in Hong Kong than in London.

London
£2.66
Hong Kong
£3.32
( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 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
) Hong Kong airports
  • ? Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
L Distance: 5973 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

The two most popular airports in London are Heathrow and Gatwick. Heathrow Airport, located in the borough of Hillingdon in London, is by far the busiest airport in London, with Gatwick Airport (in West Sussex, a county in the South of England) being the second busiest. Gatwick Airport is also the ninth busiest airport in Europe. Heathrow Airport has five terminals (T1-T5) whereas Gatwick has two terminals: North and South. Ready to jet off to Hong Kong in style? You will get flights to Hong Kong from Heathrow at Terminals 3 and 5, depending on the type of airline you have chosen.

Getting to London airport

If you are taking a flight from Gatwick to Hong Kong, you have several travelling options to get to Gatwick Airport. Gatwick Airport is approximately 45km from the city centre on the south. You can use the Gatwick Express train which is located at London Victoria Station. It comes in intervals of 15 minutes and is the most convenient mode of transport. Alternatively you can take the National Express bus which you get from Victoria Coach Station. If you are pressed for time, the Gatwick Express will be more a more time-efficient choice. When travelling by taxi, be sure to be cautious by using a reputable/authorized mini-cab service.

Arriving to Hong Kong

Hong Kong offers so much diversity that you will probably be overwhelmed by all the choices at hand. You can indulge in a wide range of things when exploring Hong Kong. For the foodies, you can start by eating a hearty breakfast at Lan Fong Yuen. Feel like trying something different? Try Egg Tarts, which are available in bakeries. You can finish off your culinary adventures with a variety of desserts at Chung Kee Dessert. To get the best out of your excursion in Hong Kong, explore Mong Kok for an unforgettable experience. It has a myriad of restaurants and an all-round vibe that will leave you wanting more.

How to get to the city centre

Flights from London to Hong Kong land at Hong Kong International Airport. Located on the island of Chek Lap Kok, it is approximately 35km from the airport to Central Hong Kong. The airport has two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Being the fourth busiest airport in the world, you can be sure that your transport options will not be limited.

You can use the Airport Express train. It is the most efficient transport system that will get you downtown in less than 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can use a bus that you will find at the airport. You can catch one of the colour coded taxis from the Taxi Station.

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