London is one of the most well-known cities on the European continent and with good reason. It is not only the seat of the British government and home to Buckingham Palace, but also, it is a true international city with more than 300 languages spoken here.
Traveling to and from London via private jet ensures that you have the opportunity to enjoy all that the city has to offer.
What Can You Do In London?
The question ought to be "What can't you do in London" because there is so much to experience here. From fun-filled attractions to historic elements to festivals and events, there is plenty to appease even the most discerning luxury traveler. What better way to arrive in London than a hassle-free trip by private jet charter?
Tower of London and Big Ben
The Tower of London and Big Ben are the two most iconic places in London. The castle, which dominates the town's landscape, houses the precious crown jewels. No trip to London is complete without a visit to this historic World Heritage Site, especially if you combine it with a visit of the Tower Bridge. If you want to visit Big Ben, you need to be sure that Westminster Palace is not hosting an important event, as visits are not permitted on certain days.
London's National Gallery is the story of art in Europe, starting with ancient pieces and winding through the Old Masters up to contemporary inclusions. Art buffs can spend days wandering these hallowed halls and still not feel as though they soaked up all the culture to be found here.
Westminster Abbey continues to be an active place of worship, though many tourists visit during a trip to London just to experience all of the majesties of the royal church. The architecture is enough to draw wandering travelers, though the pomp and circumstance of worship services is appealing as well.
Enjoy an Event in London
Annual events and festivals are part of what make London such a lively city. Among the options include the London Festival of Architecture, which celebrates innovation and technology in architectural design. TheLondon Film Festival is another favorited event, where attendees can enjoy an array of film debuts from chic and artistic to mainstream.
Where Should You Eat in London?
London is so much more than fish and chips, though even luxury travelers would enjoy this common fare during a stop through this English mecca.
Core by Clare Smyth
Core by Clare Smythboasts 3 coveted Michelin stars because of menu inclusions such as scallop tartare and braised lamb paired with sheep’s milk yogurt.
La Dame de Pic
Those looking for something different from traditional English options might try La Dame de Pic, which offers up French cuisine in London. Also a 3-star eatery, delectable delights like monkfish roasted in wild juniper and Cornish crab are found on the menu here.
Where Should You Stay in London?
Few cities do luxury better than London and that is exemplified in the high-end luxury options that abound here.
The Dorchester is one of the most well-known five-star properties in London. Luxury travelers arriving via private jet will appreciate the properties penchant for exclusive perks, elegant decor and fine dining.
Those in the know book at The Connaught when in London because of its resort-style amenities and exclusive extras. However, another draw is the world-class service from a concierge team that is accustomed to accommodating luxury travelers.
Travelers that want a more modern experience during their time in London might give The Savoy a look. The innovative design of this property does not sacrifice any of the elegant ambience for which London properties are so well known. Probably you would stay at the Gucci suite, just take a look and decide.
The doorman donning a Bowler hat outside of The Berkeley is not the only distinctly-English thing about this property. The upscale furnishings, numerous amenities and world-class on-site dining also attract discerning travellers.
Land In or Takeoff From London With LunaJets
One of the reasons it is preferable to take a private jet to and from London is because Heathrow is one of the busiest airports in the world. As such, whether you are travelling to or from London for business or pleasure, doing so on your own time is ideal.
Use a private jet to head to London for a group trip, or rent a private jet for something more intimate for two. Whatever your luxury travel need, LunaJets stands ready to accommodate it.
Some of the most popular destinations for private jet charter flights to and from London are France, the United States, and Switzerland, especially Geneva.
Fly in a private jet using one of these popular air routes:
Private flights between Farnborough and Paris Le Bourget to reach the French capital. Hiring a private jet with LunaJets usually gets you from Paris to London or London to Paris in just under an hour.
Private flights between any of the three business aviation terminals at London-Luton Airport and Paris Le Bourget. The small London Luton airport is located in Luton, 51 kilometers from London. You can fly by helicopter from Luton to the London heliport and back, which takes about 20 minutes.
Private flights between Geneva and Farnborough. Travel time can vary from just over an hour to about 3 hours, depending on the type of aircraft.
LunaJets will get you the perfect aircraft for whatever flight you need. We will accommodate the passenger number you might need in the aircraft that suits the best. Private Jet Charter a Citation Mustang, a Citation XLS, a Gulfstream G280 or a Legacy 650. LunaJets is here to counsel you and guide you through the whole process for your private flights. Our private aviation advisors will charter the perfect jet for you to have a pleasant flight and arrive safely to your destination airport.
Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Biggin Hill Airport from the centre of London?
It is about 30 km distance to Central London.
When is the best time to visit London?
The Peak Season is June to August when you will have more chances of sunny days and nice weather. London however is a vibrant city and one of the most-visited capitals that offer events and activities the whole year round.
How far is London from New York?
It is just under 6000 km distance and averages around a 7 and half-hour flight. Ask our aviation advisors for an on-demand charter from London City Airport to New York today.
What is London known for?
Besides being rich in history and having sights like Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, British Museum, London also offers a rich culture like theatres and first-class restaurants.
Can I bring pets on a private jet?
Of course, you can. All our jet charter services are pet friendly.