London to China flight time

What is the flight time from London to China

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and China, China?

Flight duration from London to China

Depart
LHR
Arrive
CTU

The flight time from London to China is 9 hours 33 minutes.

A direct flight from LHR to CTU has a duration of 9 hours 33 minutes.

A distance of 4,873 miles / 7,842 km.

Related: Return journey China to London flight duration

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 33 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

London to China flight time via Chengdu | LHR to CTU via CTU

London to Chengdu
10 hours 06 minutes
Chengdu to China
1 hours 31 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
11 hours 37 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

London to China flight time via Xiangyang | LHR to CTU via XFN

London to Xiangyang
10 hours 31 minutes
Xiangyang to China
1 hours 37 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
12 hours 08 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

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 London to China can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to China and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from London to China | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

London to China flight time information

  • The average flight time from London to China is 9 hours 33 minutes
  • Distance from London to China is 4,873 miles / 7,842 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • China is served by 1 airports Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
  • The currency in China, China is the Chinese Yuan

Airlines flying between London and China

Most popular airlines that fly the route between London and China

Air China
Air China
China Airlines
China Airlines
Cathay Pacific
Cathay Pacific
Tianjin Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
KLM
KLM
Lufthansa
Lufthansa
Xiamen Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
China Eastern
China Eastern
Thai Airways
Thai Airways

Popular routes from London

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London & China local time and timezones

China, China time is 7 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Day and time in London, United Kingdom: Sat, 22 Sep, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)
16:42
Day and time in China, China: Sat, 22 Sep, 2018,
Shanghai Timezone: CST (+08:00)
23:42

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The cheapest months to travel from London to China

Average prices of flights to China throughout the year.

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