UK Long Haul - London Heathrow to Los Angeles - Direct Flight Options Compared

The route from London Heathrow to Los Angeles is calculated to be 5440 miles or 8760 Km
Approximate flight time 10 hrs 30 mins

London Heathrow airport is located 24Km West of the centre of London, close to the M4 motorway and with good rail links into the city. Heathrow airport is also served by the Underground (Tube) Piccadilly line, with stations at Heathrow Central, Terminal 4 and Terminal 5.

Passengers per yr ~ 75 million.

Los Angeles airport is located 12 miles south west of los Angeles city centre, accessed via the 105 Freeway.

Passengers per yr ~ 70 million.

The Concourse and the Courtyard los Angeles hotels are perhaps the nearest of the several hotels which are close to the airport.


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Flat
Bed
USB
Power
Laptop
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British Airways - From £1686*

  British Airways, the national airline of the U.K., has been operating since 1974, now having a fleet of approximately 260 aircraft, with an average age of 13 yrs.**

World Traveller

17.5″ 31″ 23 Kg No
Food & Drink- 3 course meal. Drinks and snack available.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment system with headphones.
 

World Traveller Plus

18.8″ 38″ 46 Kg No
Food & Drink- A higher standard of cuisine plus complimentary drink.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment system with superior headphones.
 

Business

20″ 72″ 64 Kg Full
Food & Drink- Cuisine inspired by the world�s top chefs, with wine. Choice of snacks beetween meals.
Entertainment - Personal 10.4in flat screen and noise-cancelling headphones - hundreds of the latest films, documentaries, television, music, audio books and games.
 

First

21″ 78″ 96 Kg Full
Food & Drink- Exclusive a la carte menu designed by leading chefs from around the world.
Entertainment - 15in screen and noise-cancelling headphones - endless hours of the latest films, documentaries, television, music, audio books and games
 

American Airlines - From £1709*

  American Airlines is based in Texas, USA, and has been operating since 1936, now having a fleet of approximately 950 aircraft, with an average age of 10 yrs.**

Economy

17.2″ 31″ 23 Kg
Food & Drink- Selection of snacks and drinks can be bought.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment system.
 

Business

18.5″ 50″ 46 Kg
Food & Drink- Food and drink included.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment system with exclusive entertainment options.
 

First

19″ 62″ 69 Kg Full
Food & Drink- Superior meal which may be ordered in advance, served with complimentary wines and drinks.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment system with exclusive entertainment options and complimentary headphones.
 

Virgin Atlantic - From £1697*

  The British airline, Virgin Atlantic, has been operating since 1984, and has a fleet of 39 aircraft, with an average age of 8 yrs.**

Economy

17.5″ 32″ 23 Kg No
Food & Drink- 4 course meal with wine.
Entertainment - Personal entertainment screen. WiFi is available on all flights with costs involved.
 

Premium Economy

21″ 38″ 46 Kg No
Food & Drink- 4 course meal (served on china with SS cutlery) with wine and liqueur.
Entertainment - Over 300hrs of entertainment on personal screen. WiFi is available on all flights with costs involved.
 

Upper Class/Business

22″ 79.5″ 96 Kg Full
Food & Drink- Pre meal drinks and high quality menu served on a modern table setting. Wide selection of snacks available.
Entertainment - Over 300hrs of entertainment on personal screen. WiFi is available on all flights.
 

United - From £1669*

  The US airline, United Airlines, has been operational since 1931, and has a fleet of over 700 aircraft, with an average age of 14 yrs.**

Economy

17.2″ 31″ 23 Kg
Food & Drink- Complimentary meals and soft drinks
Entertainment - Seat back entertainment centre
 

Economy Plus

18.1″ 34″ 23 Kg
Food & Drink- Complimentary meals and soft drinks
Entertainment - Seat back entertainment centre
 

Business First

18.8″ 76″ 32 Kg
Food & Drink- Fine dining 5 course meal designed by top US chefs.
Entertainment - Seat back entertainment centre
 

Global First

22″ 78″ 32 Kg
Food & Drink- Fine dining 5 course meal designed by top US chefs.
Entertainment - Seat back entertainment centre
 

Air Newzealand - From £514*

  Air New Zealand is the national airline of New Zealand and has been operating since 1965, now having approximately 55 aircraft with an average age of 7 yrs.**

Economy

17.1″ 32″ 23 Kg
Food & Drink- Complimentary food and wine plus snacks on demand
Entertainment - 10 inch personal entertainment screen
 

Premium Economy

20″ 42″ 46 Kg
Food & Drink- Complimentary premium food and wine plus snacks on demand
Entertainment - 10 inch personal entertainment screen
 

Business premium

22″ 79″ 69 Kg
Food & Drink- Superior meals with award wining wines.
Entertainment - 12 inch personal entertainment screen with noise reduction headphones.
 

*Flights have been advertised by the airline at this price but will be subject to change, and variations due to exchange rates, surcharges etc.
**Fleet size and age according to airfleets.net.