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London Tehran
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Fri, 14 Jun STN - IKA
Mon, 17 Jun IKA - STN
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£353 £306
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Wed, 31 Jul STN - IKA
£111 £106
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Tue, 04 Jun STN - IKA
Thu, 06 Jun IKA - STN
-12 %
£306 £271
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Wed, 29 May STN - IKA
Thu, 30 May IKA - STN
£554 £552
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Mon, 10 Jun LHR - IKA
Mon, 10 Jun IKA - LHR
£909 £896
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Wed, 19 Jun STN - IKA
Fri, 21 Jun IKA - STN
£620 £616
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
91% Trains in Tehran are 91% cheaper than in London.
London £2.8
Tehran £0.24
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
84% A meal in Tehran is 84% cheaper than a meal in London.
London £20
Tehran £3.15
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 52956.98 IRR
1 IRR = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 21 May 2024
Distance: 2735 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
Tehran airports
Imam Khomeini Intl (IKA) How far from city centre: 24 miles
Mehrabad Intl (THR) How far from city centre: 7 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Tehran

How long is the flight from London to Tehran?

The flight duration is approximately 7 hours from London to Tehran. There are direct flights, although many flight paths involve connections.

What are the most common stopovers?

There are a number of different transfer points depending on your airline. These include airports in Turkey (such as Istanbul), Germany (Frankfurt), Austria (Vienna) and Switzerland (Zurich).

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

Visitors from the UK are required to apply for a visa through the Iranian embassy for entry to Tehran. You'll need a passport that's valid for at least 6 months from the date of your visa application.

Is there a time change from London to Tehran?

Tehran is 4 hours ahead of London.

What are the most important things to pack in my suitcase when travelling to Tehran?

It's useful to get cash changed before arriving. Keen skiers will find excellent slopes just outside the city, so you may want to bring your gear!

Which airlines fly from London to Tehran

These are among the airlines providing the most frequent passages for city break holidays to the Iranian capital:

How to find cheap flights from London to Tehran

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

When are the best times to fly from London to Tehran

Airports in London

Most flights depart from Heathrow (LHR) and Gatwick (LGW).


Useful information about Heathrow Airport


This is one of the world's major air hubs, 16 miles to the west of Central London and offering many transport options:

How to get to the airport:

Services: Heathrow is open 24 hours a day, and has a large selection of places to eat and shop before the flight. You'll also find baby changing facilities, unlimited free Wi-Fi, and designated smoking areas outside the terminals.


Useful information about Gatwick Airport


Gatwick is also easily reached by several quick transport links from Central London:

How to get to the airport:

Services: Gatwick also operates 24 hours a day, and has a great selection of retail and food outlets. Free Wi-Fi is available for 90 minutes, and there are baby changing facilities and kid zones.

Airports in Tehran

Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) is the main air hub in Iran.


Useful information about Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport


Here are the best ways to get to and from the airport:

How to get to the airport:

Services: Open 24 hours a day, with free Wi-Fi and a selection of places to eat and shop. Smoking is allowed at designated areas outside.

What to do and visit in Tehran

Frequently asked questions about flights from London to Tehran

How long does the flight take to go from London to Tehran?
The total flight time between London and Tehran is of around 07:15 hours on average, considering an average distance of 4,723 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 Tehran at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Tehran is 106£. 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 Tehran expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Tehran costs an average of 0.39 GBP, 91% cheaper than London, with a fare of 4.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 91% less in Tehran: 0.24 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.15 GBP in Tehran, 84% less than the 20.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 69% cheaper in Tehran, with an average of 1.12 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.62 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from London to Tehran?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Tehran are July, March and April, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from London to Tehran?
The best time of the year to go to Tehran 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 Tehran from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, January and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London - Tehran.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from London to Tehran?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Iran 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 is the weather in Tehran 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 ,Tehran's temperatures can go up to 40.26 ºC during the hot season, with 1.6 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.46 ºC in Tehran, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Tehran have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Tehran are:
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Tehran are:
  • LEAV Aviation, stoping in Istanbul for 780 minutes minimun.
  • Ukraine Intl Airlines, with 690 minutes scale in Kiev.
  • Ukraine Intl Airlines, with 690 minutes scale in Kiev.

Imam Khomeini Intl - Latest customer reviews

1.0 /5
Reviews: 1
1.0 /5
Parsa
Date 2020-02-22 Age Under 30 City British

Dirty and busy

Flight Duration 7 h and 15 m Flights between London and Tehran take, on average, 7 h and 15 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £106 Cheapest price for a flight between London and Tehran found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season July According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly from London to Tehran
Airlines flying this route LEAV Aviation, Qatar Airways, Aeroflot Airline(s) with flights between London to Tehran

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