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There are 4 ways to get from London to Spitsbergen by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from London Heathrow  •  9h 38m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Longyearbyen (LYR) LHR - LYR

$237 - $457

Cheapest option

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Longyearbyen (LYR) LGW - LYR

$216 - $1,045

2 alternative options

Fly from London Stansted  •  9h 54m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Longyearbyen (LYR) STN - LYR

$341 - $1,345

Train to London Luton, fly  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Longyearbyen (LYR) LTN - LYR

$268 - $1,245

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The cheapest way to get from London to Spitsbergen is to fly which costs £180 - £360 and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Spitsbergen is to fly which costs £180 - £360 and takes 9h 38m.

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The distance between London and Spitsbergen is 1957 miles.

It takes approximately 9h 38m to get from London to Spitsbergen, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Longyearbyen Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 35m and has one stopover.

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Spitsbergen is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 8:59 PM in London and 9:59 PM in Spitsbergen.

British Airways, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Longyearbyen Airport.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £5 - £29.

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Map of how to get from London to Spitsbergen.
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  • Distance: 1957.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 38m

What companies run services between London, England and Spitsbergen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen?

Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from London Paddington to Longyearbyen twice daily.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Longyearbyen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Stavanger, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Geneva, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Paris CDG, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Geneva, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Frankfurt, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Aalborg, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Amsterdam Schiphol, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from London Stansted to Longyearbyen via Paris CDG, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Milan Malpensa, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Amsterdam Schiphol, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Geneva, Oslo
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Paris CDG, Oslo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Longyearbyen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Longyearbyen via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,800
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from London Luton to Longyearbyen via Amsterdam Schiphol, Oslo
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29

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