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Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City when they travel from London to Cardiff. Book your trip to arrive at Cardiff, Cardiff - University, Cardiff - Gorsedd Gardens, Cardiff - Sophia Gardens, or Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GB. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Vueling, British Airways, easyJet, and Wizz Air. London and Cardiff have 215 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cardiff, consider visiting Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, Avebury, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, St Fagans: National History Museum, Brecon Beacons, Stonehenge, and Roman Baths, Bath.

Check-in for a flight from London to Cardiff

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

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Most travelers from London, LHR can enter Cardiff, CWL.

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Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from London?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Cardiff?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cardiff and Edinburgh, Dublin, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Palma, Majorca, Paris, Ibiza, Glasgow, Istanbul, Málaga, Rome, Athens, Madrid, Faro, Cork, Alicante, Milan, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Oslo.
Which airports are there in London?
London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, London City, London Southend, RAF Northolt.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Bournemouth, Southampton, Exeter, Norwich, Humberside.
What airports are near Cardiff?
The main airport in Cardiff is Cardiff. It is also served by Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester, Luton, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, London City, East Midlands.
What buses and trains depart from London?
A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between London and Cardiff?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between London and Cardiff thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between London and Cardiff can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between London and Cardiff?
Currently, you can fly between London and Cardiff with Ryanair, Vueling, British Airways, easyJet, Wizz Air.
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