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London, London, City of, United Kingdom (GB)

City name London
Name of the highest level administration London, City of
Admin type City corporation
Capital Primary
Continent Europe
Country United Kingdom
Country flag Flag of United Kingdom
Population 10979000
Density 6313,4
Airports in London 7

Current time in London now



Wednesday, October 5, 2022


United Kingdom





Time zone: Europe/London

Coordinates: 51.510000 / 0.060000

Day length: 11:48

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Where is London located in United Kingdom (GB) on map

Latitude: 51.510000 | Longitude: 0.060000 | IATA code: LON

Where to fly from London, United Kingdom

Depart from LON, arrives in: Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Duration Price
New York (US) LHR EWR UA 941 0 0 515 1 603,00$
Paris (FR) - - 9F 9046 0 0 136 130,00$
Amsterdam (NL) LGW AMS BA 2764 0 0 80 102,00$
Birmingham (GB) LHR BHX VG 2218 0 0 120 206,00$
Dublin (IE) LGW DUB EI 249 0 0 80 83,00$
Manchester (GB) LHR MAN BA 1382 0 0 60 244,00$
Glasgow (GB) LTN GLA U2 67 0 0 80 47,00$
Brussels (BE) LHR BRU BA 404 0 0 70 110,00$
Frankfurt (DE) STN HHN FR 1749 0 0 95 98,00$
Sydney (AU) LHR SYD BA 15 0 0 1375 5 591,00$
Updated 05.10.2022

London is located in United Kingdom, which is labeled as GB based on the ISO 3166 standard. Situated in Europe, London falls into the Europe/London zone, so you need to keep in mind a possible time lag. The coordinates of London in the latitude and longitude format are 51.510000 / 0.060000 — you can use them to spot the city on our map when planning a trip.

According to the recent census, the main ethnic groups residing in United Kingdom are British. The population of London is currently estimated at 10979000.

The list of the official languages includes English, but you can expect greater linguistic and cultural diversity in areas focused on international tourism. London offers enough hotels and apartments to ensure a comfortable stay for different budgets. If you are going to take a tour to London, make sure to exchange your personal current capital into GBP, which is officially in circulation in United Kingdom.

Thanks to our online calculator, you can learn what distance you need to travel and how to get from your place to London in the best possible way. When figuring out how to get to London by plane, take into account that the city has 7 airports nearby. If you give preference to air transport, the IATA city code for London is LON.

There are many ways to find how far is London (GB) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there is one common method - distance, calculated in kilometers and miles using the Haversine formula.

From London to Haversine
North pole 4280 km 2659 mil
Equator 5728 km 3559 mil
South pole 10003 km 6216 mil

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246 Countries
1208701 Cities
41339 Airports

Cities near London (GB)

City name Latitude Longitude Distance
New York (US) 40.714353 -74.005973 5582 km
Paris (FR) 48.856614 2.352222 337 km
Amsterdam (NL) 52.373056 4.892222 345 km
Dublin (IE) 53.427280 -6.243570 477 km
Atlanta (US) 33.748995 -84.387982 6781 km
Tokyo (JP) 35.689488 139.691706 9550 km
Nice (FR) 43.660490 7.205232 1023 km
San Diego (US) 32.715329 -117.157255 8830 km
Budapest (HU) 47.498406 19.040758 1436 km
Vienna (AT) 48.208174 16.373819 1223 km

People also ask - FAQ

The population of London is approximately 10979000 people. An estimate of the population per square kilometer at the lat/lng - 6313,4.
Yes, London is part of United Kingdom.
The city timezone in the TZ database format - Europe/London.
London (GB) has approximately 7 airports.
Yes, London is part of the continent of Europe.
The most longest distances between London and Dunedin is 19063 kilometers or 11845 miles.
The most smallest distances between London and Southampton is 117 kilometers or 73 miles.