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Flights to Stornoway in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 1% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price£273Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
Round-trip from£302From London to Stornoway
One-way from£7One-way flight from London to Stornoway (SYY)

Cheap flights to Stornoway in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SYY flights for September, October
26 Oct - 29 Oct
£308pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Oct - 29 Oct
£323pp
LCY
London City
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LCY
London City
26 Oct - 29 Oct
£326pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LTN
London Luton

Stornoway 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Stornoway found for this year
5 Nov - 7 Nov
£236pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LTN
London Luton
5 Nov - 7 Nov
£239pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Nov - 7 Nov
£260pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
 
1 STOP
SYY
Stornoway
SYY
Stornoway
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Cheapest prices for Stornoway flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Stornoway found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£210
February
£246
March
£232
April
£222
May
£247
June
£217
July
£225
August
£225
September
£250
October
£214
November
£210
December
£232
November is currently the cheapest month to fly to Stornoway. At this moment in time September is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Stornoway Airport?

Average Stornoway flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - SYY
Price
£210 - £342
SYY
Temperature
8 - 16 °C
SYY
Precipitation
62 - 143 mm

Peak Season:

The peak season takes place during the Scottish summer months of July to September and is the most popular time to book a flight to Stornoway. Stornoway does not receive as many visitors as the mainland, however the lower number of hotels may mean that room prices are high due to their limited capacity. The area is quite popular for music events, attracting both local and international acts, as well as festivals such as the Autumn Leaf Peepin treks and walks, and the Tiree Music Festival.

Off Season:

October to January are the winter months, and will see very few visitors thanks to the harsh winter. However, the benefit of these severe weather conditions is that many cheap flights to Stornoway are available during this period.

Shoulder Season:

From March to June, the climate begins to improve and the festival season begins to pick up pace. Festivals and events during this period include the Highlands & Islands Music & Dance Festival, as well as the Scottish Series sailing event. Be sure to book travel and rooms well in advance to beat the inevitable price increases.

When is the best time to book a flight to Stornoway?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Stornoway, you should look to book at least 45 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Stornoway?

The cheapest flights to Stornoway are usually found when departing on a Wednesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Stornoway?

At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your Stornoway trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

Stornoway overview

Stornoway is a Scottish city located on the Isle of Lewis, and is one of the most northern settlements in the UK. The Isle has a rich history, and the city itself was founded by the Vikings in the 9th century. Much of the city and surrounding area is steeped in history, cultural landmarks, modern attractions and festivals.

There is something to appeal to all visitors taking a flight to Stornoway, although the area will have a greater appeal to those with a love of Scottish scenery, history, and cultural festivals. Arnoal Blackhouse is an outdoor museum and authentic look into the early settlement of the Isle. The impressive late middle ages Lews Castle is open to visitors, and also includes an art gallery.

The large harbour area has plenty of local seafood restaurants and bars, and there are plenty of local and family owned businesses in the surrounding streets which cannot be found anywhere else. Stornoway promises to offer many unique experiences and a small town atmosphere which is a welcome change to many visitors from the metropolitan areas.

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Getting around Stornoway

The city, and the rest of the Isle, is quite small, so is possible to reach many of the points of interest by foot. There are small taxi firms available, as well as a local shuttle bus service to get to some of the more out of the way attractions.

Getting from the Airport to the City

The closest airport serving flights to Stornoway is Inverness Airport (INV), however it will be necessary to travel by ferry to the Isle of Lewis. If taking a ferry from Inverness, the trip will take several hours, however a City Link bus to Skye, and then a ferry, will take approximately the same amount of time.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Stornoway?

Booking a flight to Stornoway (SYY) is your only option if you intend on flying to Stornoway. It is only a 2.1 mi journey from Stornoway to Stornoway’s city centre.

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