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Cheap Flights to Macedonia
|Popular in||December||High demand for flights, 3% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||October||Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop|
|Average price||£281||Average for round-trip flights in July 2020|
|Round-trip from||£111||From London to Skopje|
|One-way from||£103||One-way flight from London to Skopje|
Cheapest prices for Macedonia flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Macedonia?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - SKP
£92 - £312
5 - 32 °C
25 - 53 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Macedonia?
The price you pay for your flight to Macedonia may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 29 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Macedonia?
The cheapest day to fly to Macedonia is usually Thursday. At the moment, Friday is the most expensive.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Macedonia?
Macedonia flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight at midday will likely mean higher prices.
How long is the flight to Macedonia from the UK?
It takes just 2h 55m to get from the UK to Macedonia by air. However, there are factors that will affect your total flight time. For instance, a single stopover could add as much as two or three hours to your flight. However, stopovers may also decrease the cost of tickets, making your travel more affordable. There are several airports offering flights to Macedonia from the UK, although London Heathrow is the largest and offers the widest variety of flight choices. However, others include London Stanstead, which is smaller and less heavily used, London Luton Airport, London City Airport, and more. Most flights will land at Skopje Alexander the Great Airport or at Ohrid St. Paul the Aposle Airport.
Which cities offer direct flights to Macedonia from the UK?
London is the only city to offer direct flights to Macedonia from the UK. However, they are available on a limited basis. With that being said, there are numerous other cities that service this route, including Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham, and Glasgow. A flight with one stopover can take between 4h 40m – 5h 30m. A flight with two stopovers may take up to 9h. The cities of Vienna and Budapest are the two most common stopovers on this route. Return flights may stop in Zurich, Istanbul, and Belgrade, though.
What is the best way to get around Macedonia?
UK travelers will find plenty of ways to get around Macedonia during their stay. The area’s train network is well developed and efficient, and can also connect you with other regions, including Kosovo. The bus system is also well developed, although a bit slower and more crowded. Taxis are widely available in all Macedonian cities, and car hire options are also available.
What are some things to do in Macedonia?
Macedonia is replete with things to see, do, and experience. From the blue waters of Lake Ohrid to the serene beauty of Galicica National Park and the heritage of the Painted Mosque of Sarena Dzamija, you’ll find things to suit any interest. Other options to explore include the National Workshop for Handmade Paper, Saint Climent of Ohrid, the ruins of Heraclea, and the Old Bazaar in Skopje.
Do I need a passport to fly to Macedonia from the UK?
All British citizens will need a passport with at least 90 days remaining to enter Macedonia. However, you will not need a visa as long as your stay will not exceed three months. However, if you will be there for a longer period, you will need to apply for an extension with the Macedonian Embassy in London. Also note that you must register with the police in the area where you’ll be staying within 24 hours of your arrival. Hotels will automatically register you. Failure to register can lead to a fine of up to 1,000 euros and possible detainment.