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Cheap Flights to Swindon
|Popular in||December||High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||October||Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop|
|Average price||£83||Average for round-trip flights in June 2020|
|Round-trip from||£91||From London to Birmingham|
Cheapest prices for Swindon flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Swindon?
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LON - BHX
£82 - £133
14 - 33 °C
82 - 159 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Swindon?
Booking 17 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Swindon. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Swindon?
The cheapest flights to Swindon are usually found when departing on a Saturday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Sunday.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Swindon. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.
How long is the flight to Swindon?
The closest major airport to Swindon, UK is Bristol Airport. It is about a 1h drive away. Flybe, KLM, easyJet, and Aer Lingus all provide air transportation to this airport from several cities in the United Kingdom. From Norwich, the quickest flight is with KLM and lasts 3h 45m. With this flight, you will have to transfer planes in Amsterdam. You can also catch a short flight from Leeds Bradford Airport. This KLM flight is 3h 15m long and requires a connection in Amsterdam.
Where can you get direct flights to Swindon from?
You can get a direct flight from several towns in the UK to Bristol Airport including Edinburgh, Belfast, Newcastle upon Tyne, or Glasgow. From Aberdeen, you can also catch a quick, direct flight with Loganair. Major cities such as Birmingham and Liverpool also offer flights with a short stop in Amsterdam (from London) and Belfast (from Liverpool).
How do you get from Bristol Airport to Swindon’s city centre?
The easiest and most economical way to get to Swindon from Bristol Airport is via bus. The bus ride to Swindon will last about a 1h 30m and requires a connection at Bristol Temple Meads. There is a bus leaving almost every hour when you are traveling during normal business hours. If you prefer to drive, there are also several rental car companies with offices at the airport. This includes Hertz, Avis, and Budget.
What are some things to do in Swindon?
There are several historical and cultural landmarks to see while on vacation in Swindon. Some of the most popular attractions in the city are the STEAM Museum of the Great Western Railway, Liddington Castle, and the Magic Roundabout (a unique road engineering design that attracts tourists). Farming is also big in this part of the UK. You can learn about the farming industry at Rovers or Lotmead Farm. You can also spend time outdoors walking or hiking in Nightingale Woods or at Lydiard Park. Old town Swindon is also a fun area of town to visit. It is a hot entertainment spot with several pubs, nightclubs and a variety of small boutiques for shopping.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Swindon?
If you are a citizen of the United Kingdom, you will not need a passport or visa to fly to Bristol Airport. Before boarding the plane, the flight crew will require that you show them some form of picture identification. Some acceptable forms of id include a driver’s license, military identification or a valid passport. If you have a minor child with you, they will not need to travel with any paperwork as long as you have your ID.