Dreaming about visiting the sun-drenched shores of Corfu? Here’s all you need to know before booking cheap flights from London to Corfu.
Which Airport to go from?
When booking flights to Corfu from London, you should know that Ryanair operates out of four of the major airports in London, however to get your cheap flights from London to Corfu we’d recommend flying London Stansted (STN). There are a few ways to get from Central London to Stansted including by bus, train or car. National Express coaches run 24 hours a day to and from 15 pick-up points in central London. The most direct mode of transport is the Stansted Express which runs every 15 minutes and takes only 47 minutes from London Liverpool Street. If driving, you’ll find Stansted Airport is located around 68km outside of central London, just off the M11 motorway.
Stansted Airport Overview
Stansted Airport(STN) has one terminal and one runway that handles over 25 million passengers a year and is one of London’s busiest airports. You’ll find plenty of shops once you’ve passed through security if you need to do any last-minute shopping. There is also a good selection of shops where you can relax and unwind before you fly London to Corfu.
Corfu Airport Overview
Looking for the quickest exit from Corfu airport? Corfu City Bus on line no. 15 runs from the airport to the port of Corfu and also passes through the Intercity Bus station where you’ll find connecting buses run to anywhere on the Island. Prefer your own set of wheels? Check out Ryanair Car Hire for great value car rental deals. Corfu Airport(CFU) handles just under 3 million passengers every year and is busiest during the months of July and August.
What to Expect on arrival at Corfu?
Visiting in summer? As soon as you land from your London to Corfu flights, you can expect to enjoy beautiful weather, with average temperatures hovering around 30 degrees at the height of summer. Corfu has a unique mix of architecture including Greek, Venetian and French styles. Once you get yourself settled into your hotel, one of the main attractions on the island is Corfu Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, filled with gorgeous cobblestone streets. The Old Fortress located on the east side of the old town, offers spectacular panoramic views – cameras at the ready.. Or if you’re looking for a more relaxed way to spend your day, head to the beautifully picturesque Paleokastritsa beach, with its huge green cliffs and many sea caves.
Five fun facts about Corfu
From London to Corfu: Practical Information
Corfu enjoys pleasant weather all year round with average yearly temperatures hitting 22 degrees Celsius. The island is at its hottest in the months of July and August – remember to pack plenty of sun cream when preparing for your flights from London to Corfu. The best way to explore Corfu’s beautiful scenery is by road.
In Corfu, the local currency is the euro so be sure to change your currency before you catch your flight from London to Corfu. For any electrical devices such as smart phones, tablets or cameras you will need to bring an adaptor.
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Now that you know a little more about Corfu, check out Ryanair’s great selection of cheap London to Corfu flights.