Flights from London
There are several good options when booking flights from London. With a number of large international airports, London is a major hub for air transport, and is therefore a good starting point for travel to many destinations around the world. London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and London Stansted are all busy departure points, and can all be reached by road or public transport from the city centre. London City and London Luton airports are also departure points for flights from London.
Getting to the airport
When travelling by car, each of the major airports offers extensive parking facilities, often with dedicated bus transfer from the car park to the air terminals. Meanwhile, there are also a number of ways to get to the airports by public transport. London Heathrow, for example, is 15 miles from central London and can be reached in about an hour on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground, or in 15 to 30 minutes by express train from Paddington station. London Gatwick, 28 miles outside central London, can be reached by express train from Victoria station in about half an hour. London Stansted is further away, at 40 miles from central London, and is 45 minutes away by train from Liverpool Street station.
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With the number of airports within easy reach of central London, there are good possibilities for different flights from London to Phoenix. For a comprehensive search of current offers, check ebookers.com. As well as air travel, ebookers.com lets travellers book car rental and accommodation in just a few clicks.
Flying to or from London Heathrow? Check out our guides to find out about the different options of getting there and how to transfer between airports:
The Airport in Phoenix
Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is a major hub of air travel in the south-western United States. Located five miles east of downtown Phoenix at 3400 East Sky Harbor Boulevard, this bustling port accepts flights from most major domestic and international carriers, including Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, South-west, United, and US Airways.
Transportation from Sky Harbor International Airport
Public transportation to and from PHX is easy and convenient, as the area's intercity METRO light rail runs near the north end of the airport at Washington Street and through the cities of Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa. A single-ride fare will cost $1.75 until March 1, 2013, when it is scheduled to rise to $2. The airport's rental car centre is in its own building at 1805 East Sky Harbor Circle South and has refreshments available at the Fresh Gourmet to Go store, located right past the rental offices. Brands available here include Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, National, Payless, and Thrifty. These vendors stay busy, so making advance arrangements with ebookers is recommended.
The Climate in Phoenix
Phoenix is a desert city justly famous for its clear skies and dry heat. Temperatures in July average highs of 40°C to lows of 27°C, while January dips to highs of a mere 18°C with lows of 6°C. Annually, the city sees less than less than four inches of rain, so don't worry if you forget to pack your umbrella.
Attractions in Phoenix
People from every walk of life find reasons to love Phoenix. The city is attractive to retired seniors as well as a popular holiday getaway during Spring Break. A major attraction is the Desert Botanical Garden in Papago Park, where you'll find stunning examples of desert flora native to the region. Another favourite destination is the world-famous Heard Museum, dedicated to Native American culture and art, including live demonstrations by Pueblo and Navajo artists.
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- 4 direct flights are operating from London to Phoenix today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 10h 50m.
- British Airways flight 289 (2:30 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from London to Phoenix.
- British Airways flight 289 (2:30 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Phoenix.
- Today's shortest direct flight from London to Phoenix (British Airways flight 289, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 10h 50m.
- Today's longest direct flight from London to Phoenix (British Airways flight 289, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 10h 50m.
- Flights from Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY) to Sky Harbor Intl. Airport (PHX) are available for this route.
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