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 Aberdeen. 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:
Arriving at Aberdeen Airport
If you are traveling Aberdeen, one of Scotland’s most-populated cities, flying into Aberdeen Airport is an easy way to reach the area. The airport is located on Cordyce View, and is a quick jaunt from downtown Aberdeen, which is less than seven miles away. Nineteen airlines fly into the airport, including easyJet and British Airways, making it easy to find a flight to fit into your holiday schedule. Search for flights that best fit your schedule and budget on the ebookers website.
Ground Transportation from Aberdeen Airport
The easiest way to reach downtown if you are driving from the airport is to take A947 to A96 into Aberdeen. Driving from the airport to the city centre usually takes about twenty minutes, making car hire or taxi a quick way to get to your final destination. Make your car hire reservation ahead of time on the ebookers website to get the best rates, or locate a Comcab taxi outside the airport terminal to take you downtown for around £15. If you're traveling on a budget, direct bus services are available to the city aboard Jet Service 727 for a fare of £2.70 per person; follow the signs to the airport bus stop.
Weather in Aberdeen
Aberdeen is a coastal city in Scotland, so be prepared for cool, wet weather whenever you travel. Precipitation is steady throughout the year, seeing an average of two or three inches of precipitation every month. Average highs in July and August are around 18°C, with lows staying around 10°C. From December through February, the average highs stay below 7°C and lows dip into freezing temperatures, so bring warm outerwear if you travel to Aberdeen during the winter.
Things to Do in Aberdeen
If you travel to Aberdeen during the summer, visit popular Aberdeen Beach. If you are looking for a quieter spot to sit and watch the waves or the birds, walk to the north end of the beach. Popular indoor attractions in the city include the Aberdeen Maritime Museum, which includes the oldest building in the city and Gordon Highlanders Museum, where you can learn the history of some of the country's most famous fighting regiments.
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- 10 direct flights are operating from London to Aberdeen today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 37m.
- British Airways flight 1304 (7:00 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from London to Aberdeen.
- British Airways flight 1318 (8:25 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's latest available flight from London to Aberdeen.
- Today's shortest direct flight from London to Aberdeen (British Airways flight 1304, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 30m.
- Today's longest direct flight from London to Aberdeen (Flybe flight 1362, De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-400) takes 1h 50m.
- Flights from Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY) to Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) are available for this route.
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