Since 1832, Longines have flawlessly fused tradition with elegance and performance. The iconic winged hourglass logo carries a reputation of quality and luxury watches.
The bestselling models in our Longines watch collection at Beaverbrooks revolutionise the way you keep time. Each watch is a symbol of Swiss expertise, exuding adventure and class. Browse our Longines bestsellers today that embody its motto of ‘Elegance, Tradition and Performance’.
Popular Longines Collections
Discover the most popular Longines collections at Beaverbrooks, from Hydro Conquest to Longines Spirit. Perfect for those who want to take sport-inspired style to the next level, even the sportiest Longines watch will look great with your formal wear.
Why Choose Beaverbrooks?
We’re here to give you all the information and advice you need to find the Longines watch that’s perfect for you or someone special. With so many iconic Longines watches to choose from, enter the world of luxury timepieces and find your new dream watch at Beaverbrooks.
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Discover our extensive collection of Longines watches. We have 11 Longines stockists across the UK and you can book an appointment at your closest one. One of our experts will be happy to guide you through the collections.
Experts in luxury watches
“Since 1832, Longines’ have made history in many aspects of Swiss timekeeping. Their iconic winged hourglass is the world’s oldest logo still to be used in its original form - that’s a pretty cool talking point!”
- Bruce, Head of Luxury Brands.
Why Choose A Longines Watch?
Longines has over 190 years of watchmaking experience. Founded in 1832 in Saint-Imier, Switzerland, Longines is one of the world’s leading Swiss watch brands, crafting watches for those who uphold the highest standards of high-performing timepieces.
Longines is a member of the Swatch Group Ltd, one of the world’s leading watch manufacturers. Protecting the traditional values of the Swiss watch, this status ensures the watch is authentically Swiss made.
Longines has earned many awards over the years for its technical research and innovative watchmaking, producing many different types of stopwatches, chronographs, and chronometers, and other timekeeping instruments.
With remarkably accurate timekeeping, many sports events and international championships rely on Longines. The brand has partnered with the Tour de France, Formula 1, International Equestrian Federation, the International Ski Federation, and the Commonwealth Games.
Manufacturing professional timepieces, Longines always strives for the same accuracy, precision, and functionality that it’s renowned for. Longines watches are destined to be elegant, reliable, and high performing.
Longines Watch FAQs
Longines offers some of the most prestigious automatic and quartz watches on the luxury market, but which one is right for you? We answer some of the most frequently asked questions on Longines watches to help you find the perfect luxury timepiece for you or someone special.
Do Longines watches hold their value?
Just like other luxury Swiss brands, Longines watches can easily hold their value, especially with sought-after or limited-edition timepieces. Wristwear from Longines has withstood the test of time and this durability is a testament to their quality. There is always a demand for Longines watches and they have the potential to retain value as they are passed down from generation to generation.
The competitive and attainable price points of Longines watches can help make them investable. The heritage of the brand combined with the premium materials and intricate mechanisms makes Longines watches a prestigious entry point into the world of luxury timepieces. There are a whole host of outstanding features that make up the Longines experience, such as perpetual calendars, carbon dials, and sleep mode. The value retention potential and longevity of Longines timepieces make them worth considering investing in.
Are Longines watches automatic?
You'll find automatic, mechanical, and quartz options in the range of Longines watches at Beaverbrooks. There are automatic Longines watches from pioneering collections such as Conquest, Master, and Hydro Conquest.
Do Longines watches have batteries?
There are options for automatic and quartz Longines watches, so you can pick the movement that best suits your lifestyle. Quartz movements use a battery to send an electrical charge that causes the quartz to oscillate at a high frequency and power the watch. Longines watch batteries can last you anywhere between two to three years.
Are Longines watches luxury?
Connoisseurs across the UK and abroad recognise Longines watches as luxury timepieces. Longines has been refining its reputation as a leading producer of premium Swiss wristwear for over 190 years.
A luxury watch stands out due to the high levels of precision and quality that mark each stage of the design and manufacturing process. Longines watches never fail to meet these expectations. Luxury watches from Longines are horological companions that last a lifetime. For more information, you can read our guide on the most googled luxury watch questions.
How accurate are Longines automatic watches?
An automatic watch from Longines offers unrivalled precision and reliability when it comes to timekeeping. The brand has been at the forefront of developing ground-breaking mechanical watches, and you can expect an accuracy of -4/+6 seconds a day with your Longines automatic watch. This can vary day by day and several factors can influence the performance of the movement. This includes the position of the watch, the movement of your arm, magnetism, temperature, and your environment.
Are Longines watches made in Switzerland?
All Longines watches are made in Switzerland, and the brand is based in the municipality of Saint-Imier. This allows Longines to stay true to the signature Swiss mastery they’re known for.
Are Longines watches waterproof?
All modern Longines watches are made according to the practices of the Swiss watchmaking industry, so they’re water-resistant to 30, 50, 100, or 300m, depending on the model.
For the diving enthusiast looking for a timepiece to accompany them on deep-sea adventures, Longines Hydro Conquest automatic watches make an impression in and out of the water. They offer water resistance up to 300m and options for powerful self-winding mechanical movements.
Which Longines watch is right to buy?
If you're looking to buy a Longines watch, the right one for you will depend on your lifestyle and what you're hoping to get from your timepiece. You'll find many exciting Longines watches from renowned collections at our 11 stockists across the UK and in our online range.
For an elegant timepiece to mark those special milestones, Longines watches from the DolceVita collection are the perfect accessory. For rugged adventure and ocean escapades, Legend Diver or Hydro Conquest watches make ideal companions.
If you need some extra advice on which Longines watch to buy, you can consult our watch buying guide.
Who makes Longines watches?
Longines was founded in 1832 and produced its own watches until it came under the umbrella of the Swiss Swatch Watch Group in 1983.
Find the perfect Longines watch with Beaverbrooks today
Finding the right Longines watch for you is a big decision, but we're always ready to lend a helping hand if you need it. Whether you're browsing for yourself or to find an exquisite gift for that special someone, don't hesitate to get in touch or start a live chat with a member of our expert team. Alternatively, you can visit us in person at one of the 11 Longines stockists across the UK.Shop Longines Watches
Discover Longines Sporting Partnerships
As well as its signature elegant style, for over 100 years, Longines’ reputation for precision and reliability has made it a paragon of excellence in the world of sports watches. Find out how Longines play a part in the world of sports.
A passion which dates back more than a century, Longines’ link to the equestrian world began in 1878, with a chronograph engraved with a jockey and his mount. Today, they have partnerships with show-jumping, flat- racing, endurance, and eventing competitions, and are the Official Timekeeper of Royal Ascot.
The Official Partner and Timekeeper of the International Ski Federation, Longines’ high-tech innovation has enabled the sport to push the limits of timekeeping, equipping skiers with radar and motion sensors which that enable real-time measurement of their speed and an analysis of jumps.
An honour which that celebrates over a century of sporting partnerships, Longines is proud to be the Official Partner and Timekeeper of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Commonwealth Games. The largest multi-sport event to be held in Australia this decade, the games gathers athletes from 70 Commonwealth nations.