We offer direct flights to Mauritius from the UK with Air Mauritius and British Airways. We also offer indirect services to Mauritius from several UK regional airports with Emirates. The flying time is approximately 12 hours with overnight outbound flights. Although this is definitely a longhaul flight the small time difference between the UK and Mauritius (3 hours in our summer and 4 in winter) means that jet lag is rarely a problem.
As Mauritius begins to open up, the airline schedules below may change at short notice.
Air Mauritius - Direct
Currently, Air Mauritius departs from London Heathrow Terminal 4 as follows:
London Heathrow to Mauritius - Tue | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun
Mauritius to London Heathrow - Mon | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat
From 30 October 2023 Air Mauritius will operate out of London Gatwick Airport (North Terminal) with a daily schedule:
Daily: London Gatwick to Mauritius
Daily: Mauritius to London Gatwick
Air Mauritius operates an Airbus A350 and an A330-Neo and offers the following cabins: Economy and Business Class. The Business Class cabin has its seats arranged in a 1-2-1 configuration. In Economy, the A350 seating configuration is 3-3-3 and on the A330-Neo its 2-4-2.
British Airways - Direct
British Airways flies from London Gatwick (South Terminal) as follows:
London Gatwick – Mauritius - Tue | Thu | Sat
Mauritius – London Gatwick - Wed | Fri | Sun
British Airways offers World Traveller, World Traveller Plus and Club Class. Baggage allowance in Economy Class is one bag of up to 23kgs, there is a charge for all additional bags including sporting equipment. British Airways now offers paid seating which can be requested once ticketed.
Emirates - via Dubai
Emirates are currently offering reduced services to Mauritius from the UK, please check with our team for the latest Emirates flight schedule.
Usually Emirates flies daily from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow to Dubai. From Dubai, there are daily flights to Mauritius.
Emirates offers the following cabins: Economy, Business and First Class.