Flights to London from Melbourne
London is renowned for its theatre performances with blockbuster musicals, plays and opera dominating the entertainment options. The heart of the theatre district is Leicester Square and its famous half tix booth, offering discount tickets to big names shows. The most famous theatres include those on Shaftesbury Ave namely the Gielgud and the Lyric.
Opera buffs have the choice of the English National Opera in St Martin's Lane and the opulent Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. The Royal Opera House was recently renovated and regularly attracts big name performers. For ballet consider heading up to Sadler's Wells in London's north.
Theatre enthusiast will appreciate a trip to Stratford-upon-Avon for a Shakespeare performance in the birth town of the Bard. The Royal Shakespeare Company performs outstanding productions in the dedicated theatre in this quaint English town. A visit to Shakespeare's grave is also obligatory.
London Airports (LON: LHR, LGW)
Flights from Australia to London may disembark at the following airports:
Airport Accommodation: There are a number of hotels located in close proximity to London's airports. Book your London Airport accommodation
Getting to London
There are many airlines that offer flights to London from Australia that involve a stopover in a third destination. Flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or Perth via Dubai or Abu Dhabi take between 22 or 25 hours depending on the stopover. Flights from Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne via Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong or Guangzhou take around 25 or 26 hours.
Airlines that fly to London
As one of the largest cities in the world, London is an international travel hub served by a large number of airlines. Flights from Australia to London generally take between 20 and 23 hours, and usually involve a stopover in Asia or the Middle East. The following airlines fly from Australia to London:
- Air New Zealand
- British Airways
- Cathay Pacific
- Emirates Airlines
- Etihad Airways
- Japan Airlines
- Korean Air
- Malaysia Airlines
- Qantas Airlines
- Singapore Airlines
- Thai Airways
- Virgin Australia