Flights from London Gatwick to Granada with EasyJetBritish airline easyJet flies from London Gatwick Airport to Granada Airport three times a week, every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Easyjet will therefore become a competitor to British Airways, which also offers flights to Granada, but from London City Airport.
EasyJet is a low-cost airline which offers cheaper flights than British Airways. The aircraft type used is the Airbus A320, with seating for 180 passengers.
EasyJet has similar prices to Ryanair (London to Málaga), but may be a bit more expensive. However, flying with easyJet there is no need to spend extra on the Málaga-to-Granada bus service, a road trip of 1.5 hours.
The London-to-Granada flight takes approximately two hours and fifty minutes. This flight-time takes into account the fact that London is one hour behind Granada time.
Flight Schedules London-GranadaThere are three flights per week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Flights from Granada to LondonTuesdays departing from Granada at 12:05, arriving to London at 13:45
Thursdays departing from Granada at 13:30, arriving to London at 15:10.
Saturdays departing from Granada at 12:25 arriving to London at 14:15.
Flights from London to Granada
Thursdays departing from London at 08:55, arriving to Granada at 12:50.
Saturdays departing from London at 07:55 arriving to Granada at 11:45.
Tickets, Hold and Cabin Luggage, and Extra Charges
EasyJet is a low-cost airline and you can travel quite cheaply if you book tickets well in advance. It is possible to book a return flight for as little as 55 euros, providing you have no hold luggage, do not choose your seats, or do not take out travel insurance, etc.
Normally, prices do exceed 55 euros and vary depending on the date and time of travel.
Hold and Cabin Luggage and Other ChargesYou can take on board one cabin bag not exceeding 56 x 45 x 25 cm. You have to be careful, for if your bag exceeds this size, you will need to register it at the gate and it will cost you around an extra 50 euros.
There is no weight restriction for cabin luggage. If you are able to place the bag into the overhead locker, the bag will be accepted into the cabin.
You can also take a laptop or a small handbag on board in addition to the cabin luggage.
The total price of the ticket may include additional costs. The following are the main extras, although there may be many more. You need to read everything carefully on the easyJet webpages during the booking process.
- Luggage is very expensive; a 20 kg suitcase will cost you 56 euros and 32 kilos 151 euros. Up to 3 items of hold luggage are allowed per passenger.
- Sports equipment from 84 euros.
- A card fee of 1% of the total value of the transaction applies when paying by Visa debit or MasterCard.
- There is an extra charge of 4 euros if you want to select your own seat.
- Excess luggage, 14 euros/kilo.
How to get from Granada Airport to the centre of GranadaYou can see detailed information on the Granada Airport bus service and taxis in Granada Airport Buses, Granada Airport and Granada Taxi.
How to Get from Central London to Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Airport is about 45 km from central London. There are three ways to reach the centre: by train, bus or taxi.
There are various train and bus companies that connect London with Gatwick, and the price, duration and quality all vary.
Trains from London Stations to Gatwick Airport
The Gatwick ExpressThe ticket price is 19.90 pounds one way; 34.90 pounds return. Half price for children from 5 to 15 years.
Other train companiesApart from the Gatwick Express, Southern Railway and First Capital Connect also connect Gatwick Airport with London Victoria, London Bridge, Kings Cross, Blackfriars, Farringdon and City Thameslink stations.
These trains are cheaper than the Gatwick Express, around 11-15 euros one way. These trains may be a better choice, not only because of the price but also if you live close to one of these stations.
They are a bit slower, taking about 10-15 minutes longer to reach Gatwick.
On the map you can see from which stations you can take a train to Gatwick Airport.
Buses from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria or other stationsEasyjet also runs a London Victoria-Gatwick Airport bus service, called easyBus.
These buses are the cheapest option, with a one-way trip costing 4-6 euros, but they are considerably slower than the trains, taking approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes to reach Gatwick Airport.
Another road option is the coach company National Express. The cost of a return trip is about 7-8 euros. The duration of the journey is similar to that of easyBus.
Taxis from Central London to Gatwick AirportThis is the most expensive option, as a taxi will cost you around 100 pounds to go to Gatwick Airport and it usually takes around 1 hour. It is far cheaper and faster to go by train.
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