Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
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From New York to London
Cheapest Prices for Stansted flights by month
January is currently the cheapest month to fly to Stansted. At this moment in time June is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.
When is the best time to fly to Stansted?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
$455 - $877
48.2 - 73.4 °F
1.38 - 2.8 inches
The best time to fly to Stansted is during January, but great deals can be found at other times. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Stansted then July is statistically the hottest. October is historically the period with most rainfall.
When is the best time to book flights to Stansted?
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Stansted, you should look to book at least 60 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to Stansted?
Tuesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Stansted. Flying on Saturday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Flights at noon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Stansted. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.
Located about 35 miles (55km) from central London, London Stansted Airport (STN) is a popular choice for travelers looking to find cheap flights to England’s capital city. Stansted Airport is home-base for low-cost carrier Ryanair, which serves more than 100 international destinations from the airport.
The most popular flights out of Stansted Airport are to European vacation destinations such as Dublin, Alicante, Malaga, Rome, Faro and Palma de Mallorca. However, you can also access some interesting, more out-of-the-way places from Stansted – so get creative next time you’re planning a break.
A highly functional, efficient airport – enjoyed as much by business passengers as those traveling with families in tow – Stansted Airport is a lovely gateway to the United Kingdom’s most important city. Last year, the airport handled nearly 19 million passengers. Expect that figure to rise, as hordes of tourists descend on London for the 2012 Olympic Games.