On average, you’re most likely to get the best airfare deals, if you book 56 days in advance. The most expensive day to book is typically on the day that you’re planning to fly.
For the lowest prices on airfare, the best day of the week to fly is on Tuesdays and the worst is on Saturdays. Flying on a Tuesday also means a short week on your return if you have to head straight to work on Wednesday.
For the best time of the day to fly, evenings flights (from after sunset until sunrise) are usually cheaper than morning flights. Your time of arrival depends on your destination, so while we can’t be sure if you’ll lose or gain time, flying in the evening can save you money.
The month of November is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Hong Kong from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £421. If you aren’t able to travel to Hong Kong during the month of November, then flying in March is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of £434.
The ideal time to book your flight to Hong Kong is 60 days in advance, when prices tend to average £503. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Hong Kong outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United Kingdom to Hong Kong for £332.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Hong Kong is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as £447. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. The most expensive day to fly to Hong Kong is Saturday, with ticket prices averaging around £523.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Hong Kong is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as £463. Flights to Hong Kong are more costly at midday, with an average ticket price of £504. Departure times at midday fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
If you are planning a flight to Hong Kong and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of April, May, and June. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Hong Kong, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centres in the area, like Kowloon Bay Shopping Area.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Hong Kong area find that parks like Kowloon Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Hong Kong in January, February, or March.
Hong Kong Disneyland is an amusement park near Hong Kong, and is a perfect place to go enjoy a beautiful day with the family. Consider planning your trip to Hong Kong for the months of October if you have interest in visiting amusement or water parks. Flights to Hong Kong are very popular around then, and it is recommended that you plan early.
The month of November is often the best time to visit Hong Kong to go to the beach due to the weather. Ma Wan Tung Wan Beach is the most often visited beach in the area. For those looking to visit another beach nearby, Repulse Bay Beach is a great option in the Hong Kong area.
Currently, Hong Kong travel restrictions include travel to Hong Kong. Hong Kong has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Hong Kong passport holders, Permanent Identity Card holders, work or study visa holders, or British passport holders with “British Nationality (Overseas)” nationality with the right of abode in Hong Kong. Travelers who have only been in China, Taiwan, or Macau in the past 14 days may still enter. Macau residents will immediately be taken back to Macau by coach upon arrival. Hong Kong residents with an Identity card accompanied by a visa marked with “Permission to remain extended until” may enter Hong Kong within the validity of the permitted stay. Airline crew, government officials, spouses and minor children of Hong Kong residents, and personnel endorsed by the HKSAR government to engage in anti-epidemic work may also enter. All travelers eligible to enter Hong Kong must present a completed Health Declaration Form to the Department of Health upon arrival, and must undergo 14 days of compulsory quarantine. If you are planning to travel to Hong Kong at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.
While low cost carriers are the cheapest, don’t forget that the fares often do not include checked baggage, meals, or drinks. Take a look at our estimated additional fees in your search results to get an idea of how much extra you may have to pay.