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Cheap Flights to Cornwall
|Most popular in||December||High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||October||Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop|
|Average price||£113||Price for this month|
|Cheapest price||£70||From London to Newquay|
Cheapest prices for Cornwall flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Cornwall?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
£105 - £160
9 - 19 °C
63 - 115 mm
When is the best time to book flights to Cornwall?
The best time to book flights to Cornwall is 60 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Cornwall?
The cheapest day to fly to Cornwall is usually Tuesday. At the moment, Friday is the most expensive.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
At the moment, flights in the afternoon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Cornwall trip. A flight in the morning will more often than not be of higher cost.
How long is the flight to Cornwall?
Flight times to Cornwall, UK from Manchester Airport (MAN), London Gatwick Airport (LGW), and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) can average between 1h-25h. The fastest one-stop flight and the shortest arrival time is through Edinburgh Airport at around 3h 35m. Gatwick Airport quickest one-stop flight is about 3h 40m with Manchester Airport being close to 4h 25m. Do note that some flights may have a longer layover with a flight time to your destination that can be up to 44h.
Where can you get direct flights to Cornwall from?
You can catch a direct flight to Cornwall through Manchester Airport (MAN), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), and Birmingham Airport (BHX). Flybe Airlines can take you non-stop to the city without dealing with any layovers along the way. The direct flights offer you the fastest time to Cornwall at around 1h.
How do you get from Cornwall Airport Newquay to the city’s centre?
Cornwall Airport Newquay has Coastline Travel as its official taxi provider. You can book the service beforehand to avoid delays, and receive a discount, or at their desk located in the arrivals hall once you’ve landed. The A5 Atlantic Coaster’s bus stop can be found between the west car park and terminal. It will give you a scenic 24-minute ride to the Porth Four Turns bus stop where you can hop on Bus #91/93 to continue your journey. You can also take the A5 Atlantic Coaster to Tolcarne Beach stop and catch the #85 Truro Bus. There’s even the Newquay train station closeby. If you want to bike to the centre, Go ByCycle lets you rent what you need and will bring it to the airport, as well as transport your luggage. You can rent a vehicle from Hertz and Europcar. Cornwall also has a ridesharing option called Liftshare in which drivers and passengers share the travel costs.
What are some things to do in Cornwall?
While in Cornwall, you can explore some of the historic landmarks like the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Tintagel Castle, Land’s End, and St. Michael’s Mount. Flambards Amusement Park in Helston offers family fun with rides and indoor attractions. You can take a trip 30 miles off the Cornish coast to Tresco Island of the Isles of Sicily to enjoy the tropical gardens, sandy beaches, and clear water. Go back in time and ride a steam-powered locomotive on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway. You can even go cliff walking, play watersports, and take flying lessons while in Cornwall.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Cornwall?
UK citizens and EU nationals flying within the UK and Northern Ireland do not need a passport, but having a photo ID like a driver’s license on hand is recommended during your travels. EU and UK citizens also can travel freely without a visa in the UK. Nationals of other countries will require a passport to fly around the UK, but they do not require a visa for a holiday stay of up to 90 days.