Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Seat selection available online 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Complimentary onboard food and bar service
  • Enjoy the latest movies, TV, and music on your personal seatback screen
  • Earn Avios points when you fly to spend on reward flights

Fly from Riyadh to London

Book your direct flights from Riyadh to London and before you know it you could be exploring the winding boroughs and historical hideaways of the UK capital. With a plethora of international events, iconic attractions and an unmatched dining and shopping scene, London is a vibrant mix of old and new, resulting in its status as one of the world's greatest cities.

Our flights from Riyadh deliver you to London Heathrow in just seven hours. With multiple flights leaving every week and the added convenience of free seat selection 24 hours in advance, a 23kg checked baggage allowance and online or mobile check-in options, you can sit back and enjoy your hassle-free flight to London with British Airways.

Flight facts from Riyadh to London

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Flight duration from Riyadh to London

Flight duration from Riyadh to London

Touch down at London Heathrow (LHR) in just 7 hours with direct flights from King Khalid International (RUH) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Flying to London with British Airways

Flying to London with British Airways

On board, you can expect award-winning service from our cabin crew who will go above and beyond to make sure the journey is as memorable as the destination.

Arriving in London from Riyadh

Arriving in London from Riyadh

After arriving at London Heathrow, passengers can choose from a number of transport options, for quick and easy travel into central London. The Heathrow Express train departs several times an hour, arriving in the centre of the city in just 15 minutes. Alternatively, buses, taxis and car rental outlets can be found outside the terminal building.

Useful information about London

Useful information about London

Get ready for your stay in London with some useful facts to make your arrival stress free.

- Currency: British Pound (£)
- Country Code: +44
- Local Area Code: 20
- Electricity: 230 V, 50 Hz, UK 3 pin plug

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London weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
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Average monthly rainfall (mm)
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Average daily sunshine (hours)
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