Airlines that operate flights to Pakistan
- British Airways (BA): You can fly direct from London Heathrow to Pakistan (ISB) three days a
- Pakistan International Airlines (PK): PIA offers a minimum of three direct flights to Pakistan (ISB
and LHE) and two flights a week to Karachi from Heathrow Airport.
- Emirates (EK): EK maintains an extensive one-stop flight network to major cities in Pakistan
including flights to Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Sialkot via Dubai.
- Turkish Airlines (TK): Turkish Airlines also serves leading international airports in Pakistan and
daily flight options are available from Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar via Istanbul.
- Etihad Airways (EY): also operate flights to Pakistan with daily flights to Islamabad, Karachi,
Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan and Peshawar via Abu Dhabi.
- Qatar Airways (QR): QR links Heathrow to Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan, and
Sialkot via Doha daily.
- Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV): With Saudi Airlines, you have options for flights to Pakistan’s major
international airports including Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore via Riyadh.
- Oman Air (WY): Oman Air offers regular flights to Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore in Pakistan.
How long is the flight to Pakistan from UK ?
- Direct flights to Pakistan (KHI) from London Heathrow: 7 hours and 30 minutes
- London Heathrow to Pakistan (ISB) via one-stop: 11 hours and 40 minutes
- One-stop flights from Manchester to Pakistan (PEW):13 hours and 30 minutes
- Manchester to Pakistan (LHE) via stopover: 10 hours and 25 minutes
Can i book Umrah Packages as well with flights to Pakistan?
Now you can book your Umrah packages while travelling to Pakistan by adding a stopover in Saudi Arabia for performing Umrah. We have a vast network of hotels in Makkah and Madina for a comfortable stay in both Holy places. Contact our travel consultants and let them book a flight to Pakistan with Umrah with peace of mind.
Cheap flights to Pakistan with PIA
As a national airline, PIA is widely known to have cheap flights to Pakistan. The airline serves London Heathrow, Manchester and Birmingham regularly in the UK. The average fare of 530 GBP for an Economy Class ticket is considered a good bargain during the low season.
Business Class flights to Pakistan from the UK
Business Class flights to Pakistan let you avail the luxury of extra seating space, exclusive dining options, access to VIP lounges, a premium service during your trip. As you might expect, PIA offers cheapest fares for Business Class flights to Pakistan with prices starting from £1457 only.
Cheapest Time to Visit Pakistan
British Pakistanis travel to Pakistan mostly during the vacations to enjoy a retreat in their home country. As observed, the ticket prices are high during July and December holidays. Also if your travelling plans coincide with any of religious or cultural events like Eid, it is advised to book in advance for cheapest flights to Pakistan.
As far as weather-wise tourists are concerned, the climate of Pakistan is so varied that no matter what time of the year you go; you are likely to find pleasant weather. Mainly, Pakistan stands for all the four seasons and carries many charms. Winter (November -February) is the most appropriate time to visit Sindh and Southern Punjab. The rest of the country is most flamboyant in Spring (March to May) when vibrant and lush vegetation can be seen in abundance.
Can I book flexible flights to Pakistan from London Heathrow?
Yes, flexible flights to Pakistan from London Heathrow are available to book now. We offer you flexible rebooking options on your existing as well as new bookings. Please leave a message or call us at your convenience to book cheap flights to Pakistan and travel comfortably in high season.
My flight to Pakistan is cancelled by the airline. What is the refund procedure?
Travel restrictions were put in place on March 21 in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak. PIA, along with the international carriers, cancelled the flights to/from Pakistan and provided travel vouchers or free date change offer to the customers. Depending upon the fare conditions, you can apply for the refund as well. Please note that the refund process is taking a bit longer than usual due to the volume of requests at the same time.
Are there any regular passenger flights in Pakistan operational?
PIA, along with all other airlines, are gradually returning to the skies after two weeks of flight suspension. Firstly, the airline partially resumed domestic flights in Pakistan on May 16 with a limited availability between major cities of Pakistan, including Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Quetta and Peshawar. The schedule is announced on a weekly basis and is subject to change as
the situation evolves.
How can I return to Pakistan if i need to go back in emergency?
Since the scheduled international flights were cancelled in compliance with the government mandated travel restrictions, a number of special flights are being operated to bring back the stranded passengers now. Eligible passengers can book the ticket after registration at the embassy.
Are there any outbound international flights from Pakistan available?
Yes, all national, as well as foreign airlines, are allowed to reinstate their scheduled outbound international flights from May 30th.
In March, the international flights were suspended in Pakistan as a strategy to curb the spread of novel coronavirus. Pakistan has lifted the travel ban now with revised SOPs for airlines and passengers to ensure a safe flight experience.
Am I eligible to book a special international flight to Pakistan?
You can register yourself through the embassy. Once approved, you can contact us to book your tickets on special flights to Pakistan.
Are flights to Pakistan cheaper to book now and travel later?
Yes, there has been no surge observed in the flight prices for later dates. If you are planning to travel in the last quarter of the year, we advise you to book now and avail the reasonably fair prices. You will also have a free date change voucher in hand to reschedule if required. Once the flights are fully operational, demand may increase the flight prices.
Will I be quarantined upon return to Pakistan?
Handy Tips you should know before your departure!
Yes, all returning passengers will be quarantined and tested for COVID-19. If your test results are negative, you will be sent home with an advice to practice self-isolation period for 14 days. All state-monitored quarantine centres are free of cost. Alternatively, you can find a hotel facility if you’re willing to pay for it.
The main airports in Pakistan are Quaid-E-Azam International Airport Karachi, Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad, Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore, Bacha Khan International Airport Peshawar, Faisalabad International Airport and Sialkot International Airport.
Pakistan and United Kingdom are 3859 miles apart.
Free date change is allowed by PIA for return flights, that is why Some travellers prefer flying with Pakistan International Airlines if they are not sure of their return dates.
Flying to Islamabad from London Heathrow takes the least time of around 8 hours in order to reach Pakistan.
£ 1 gives you 130 Pakistani Rupees.
The cheapest fare for Pakistan starts from £381 and can go higher than £1300 if you fly to Pakistan on board business class.
Pakistan is 4 hours ahead of United Kingdom in Summers and 5 hours ahead in Winters.
Flight frequency at Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad: Each week more than 300 international flights and 174 domestic flights operate here.
Flight frequency at Quaid-E-Azam International Airport Karachi: Every week around 290 domestic and more than 380 international flights operate here.
Flight frequency at Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore: 140 domestic and more than 350 international flights operate from here.