When to find the cheapest flights to Newquay
Newquay guide: how to get there, what to see
|Newquay city centre|
|Cornwall Airport Newquay (NQY): 4 mi from city centre|
Flights to Newquay: practical information
Cheap airlines to Newquay
Planning a trip to the surf capital of Great Britain? Search for cheap flights to Newquay, a vibrant city in the middle of Cornwall. Year-round catch flights from London and Manchester and Edinburgh in summer. The cheapest flights to Newquay are onboard Flybe. EasyJet flights from Liverpool.
When to book flights to Newquay
Newquay explodes in the summer with surfers from all over Europe and Britons looking for a slice of summery paradise. If you're planning holidays in Newquay for summer, get your flights as early as 3 or 4 months in advance for the cheapest fares.
- Peak season:Summer till mid-autumn.
- Low season: Generally winter is quiet.
Direct flights to Newquay take 1 hour 10 minutes from London.
Experience Newquay: what to see, what to do
Surfing is the big thing around here. If you're not out on a board, you should be laying on one of the city's nine sandy beaches. The coast serves up some amazing walking trails too!
Essentials in Newquay
Beaches: Probably the most popular beach in Newquay is Fistral. This is the centre of Newquay surfing with plenty of life guards and surf shops around to rent a board from or get lessons. Crantock Beach is also nice. For families, try Great Western or Harbour Beach.
Blue Reef Aquarium: Visiting with your kids in tow? Take them to this small but interesting aquarium to see the resident octopus, sharks and seahorses. There's even a tank tunnel you can walk through.
Land's End: If you have a Newquay car hire, take it for a trip to Land's End, the southernmost point in England.
Find more information on Visit Newquay.
Accommodations in Newquay
Newquay and the surrounding towns have plenty of holiday accommodation to go around! In the summer and during school holidays it's essential to book your hotel in Newquay early.