Flights to Argentina: practical information
Cheap airlines to Argentina
Planning a dream holiday to beautiful Argentina? We can't blame you, this country is the start of an amazing adventure. Start your planning with cheap flights to Argentina. If you want to touch down in Buenos Aires, find flights to Ministero Pistarini International Airport (EZE). Aerolineas Argentinas, LAN Chile, Lufthansa, American Airlines, among others, offer cheap flights to Argentina from the UK.
When to book flights to Argentina
Argentina is hot in the summer and quite cold in the winter. The Cuyo deserts are very hot in summer and it can be quite rainy in spring. Whenever and wherever you plan your holidays in Argentina, book your flights 5-6 months in advance for the best prices.
- Peak season: Depends on region, generally December to February.
- Low season:July and August except in ski areas.
Direct flights to Argentina take 13 hours 40 minutes from London.
Experience Argentina: what to see, what to do
Argentina is a country that serves up some pretty impressive natural landscapes from north to south. In winter skiing is king in the Andes, autumn is the time to tour the country's greatest wine regions around Puerto Madryn, summer is for the coast and hiking around beautiful Patagonia...
Essentials in Argentina
Buenos Aires: Capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires is a fantastic city that you can never grow tired of. Walk along the promenade in Palermo, shop for arts and crafts in La Boca, seek out famous graves in the Cemeterio de la Recoleta and bargain for deals in the famous San Telmo Market.
Rosario: In Rosario architecture is a big highlight. The city is famous for its neoclassical buildings. Che Guevara was born here and you can visit his house on Urquiza Street. Stroll down Paseo del Siglo and wander its wide boulevards.
Patagonia: If you're heading with your Argentina car hire to Patagonia, Ushuaia is the best place to base yourself. It's the centre for tourism in Tierra del Fuego and a popular place to start treks and even trips to Antarctica. It's one of the most southern cities in the world.
Find more information on Argentina Tourism.
Accommodations in Argentina
Argentina has plenty to offer visitors in terms of hotels and accommodation. Buenos Aires has the best selection, thanks to its size, from cheap student hotels to luxurious digs that offer city views. In Patagonia, charming lake-side lodges seem to be the favourite. Keep in mind that rooms in Argentina hotels don't tend to be as big as the rest of the world.