Gatwick Airport to China flight duration

What is the flight duration from Gatwick Airport to China?

Unfortunately there are no direct flights flying between Gatwick Airport and China so the flight duration below is a calculation based on a commercial airliner flying directly from Gatwick Airport to China

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Depart
LGW
Arrive
CTU

Average direct flight time is 9 hours 35 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Gatwick Airport to China is 9 hours 35 minutes.

A distance of 4,888 miles / 7,867 km

Related: Return journey China to Gatwick Airport flight duration


Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to China is 9 hours 35 minutes
  • Distance from London to China is 4,888 miles / 7,867 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • China is served by 1 airports Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU)
  • The currency in China, China is the Chinese Yuan

Airlines

Air China
Air China
China Airlines
China Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
Capital Airlines
Capital Airlines
KLM
KLM
Vietnam Airlines
Vietnam Airlines

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Gatwick Airport to China flight time via Bangkok Suvarnabhumi | to via BKK
Gatwick Airport to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
11 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 10 minutes
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to China
3 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
16 hours 55 minutes
Gatwick Airport to China flight time via Seoul Incheon Int'l | to via ICN
Gatwick Airport to Seoul Incheon Int'l
10 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 20 minutes
Seoul Incheon Int'l to China
3 hours 30 minutes
Total journey time
19 hours 45 minutes
Gatwick Airport to China flight time via Amsterdam | to via AMS
Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam
1 hours 20 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 30 minutes
Amsterdam to China
9 hours 50 minutes
Total journey time
12 hours 40 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


Gatwick Airport & China local time and timezones

China, China time is 7 hours ahead of Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
06:27 Fri, 5 Jun, 2020,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in China, China:
13:27 Fri, 5 Jun, 2020,
Shanghai Timezone: CST (+08:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom and China, China? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 9 hours 35 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.