Find cheap flights to Ireland
- There are plenty of destinations to choose from Ireland. Fly into the likes of Dublin, Belfast, Derry, Shannon, Kerry, Waterford, Knock and Cork.
- Many of the airports in the large cities are conveniently close to the city centre. Dublin is just 10 kilometres away and Cork is an 8-kilometre journey. Belfast and Derry Airport are just 11 kilometres away.
- With its warmer weather and longer days, summer in Ireland is a popular time for tourists to visit. Try visiting in spring or fall for cheaper flights.
Flight Destinations in Ireland
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Ireland, also know as the Emerald Isle, is known for its friendly locals and beautiful countryside. There's so much on offer in Ireland, and all just a short flight away. Whether you want a city break in Dublin or Cork, to head out fishing or hiking for the day, or to see some very impressive historical attractions, this island will deliver.
Flights to Ireland
You can hop on a flight to Ireland from a range of UK cities, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Exeter, Leeds Bradford and Liverpool. Depending on where you take off from, your journey will take a little under to just over an hour. Getting the cheapest flight to Ireland will probably involve flying with a budget airline - but remember that extras can add up, making that scheduled flight a little more thrifty. It's best to check both and you can do so with our simple comparison tool.
What to do in Ireland
Once your flight is organised, you might want to think about getting a hire car for your holiday in Ireland. For the most fantastic scenery, try the west of the country with its wild Atlantic coast. Golf fans will be happy wherever they go, as there are plenty of amazing courses dotted all over. Fancy getting the gift of the gab? Then get yourself to Blarney Castle to kiss the Blarney Stone! Or for a touch of the prehistoric, head to Newgrange which was built before Stonehenge or the Pyramids! Dublin offers one of Europe's hottest city break destinations of 2012 and 2013, but you could also consider the slower pace of life in Cork for a quick break. Need more Ireland inspiration? Click here!
When to go to Ireland
Whenever you head over to Ireland (and we're not going to lie here), chances are it will rain a bit, much like in the UK. If you're looking for a flight in the sunniest months then pick June, July and August. Unfortunately, this is also when flights to Ireland are at their most expensive. April, May, September and October are a great compromise with a better choice of a flight deal, and as you're British you won't need to be told twice to take a brolly! The same holds true when you're looking for a hotel deal too for your Ireland adventure. City hotels in Dublin or Cork also tend to get busy at the weekends year round.