Cheap flights to Newquay

WAS — NQY
19 Aug — 26 Aug1
Return
1 adult
Economy
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Fri 19-8
Fri 26-8

Which day is cheapest to fly to Newquay?

The cheapest flights to Newquay are usually found when departing on a Monday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Thursday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Newquay?

At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Newquay trip. A flight in the evening will more often than not be of higher cost.

The town of Newquay in Cornwall has long been one of the UK’s most popular seaside holiday resorts, with many booking cheap flights to Newquay due to the lure of its beautiful coastline and countryside and its wealth of accommodation options and activities. Newquay boasting some of the best surfing opportunities in the country at the likes of Fistral Beach, and the English National Surfing Championships are held at Watergate Bay every May.

Newquay is also an excellent base from which to explore the wider region of Cornwall: charming towns such as Padstow and St Ives as well as county capital Truro are within easy reach, as well as attractions such as the Eden Project. Travellers with an interest in history are in luck here too: Cornwall contains remains dating back as far as the Neolithic era, with treasures such as Stone Age henges and megaliths, Bronze Age barrows and stone circles, and Iron Age forts such as Newquay’s cliff castle at Trevelgue Head.

Newquay climate

Its southwesterly location means that Newquay, as with Cornwall in general, tends toward milder weather than much of England. Spring often occurs a little earlier than in other regions, winters are generally less cold, and summers warmer. The summer months of June and July are generally warmest and sunniest, and winter months of December, January and February the coolest.

When is the best time to fly to Newquay?

Peak Season: 

Newquay’s peak tourist season occurs during the summer months, particularly July and August, as these are when weather is likely to be warmest and driest. This is reflected in travel and accommodation prices and availability. 

Off Season: 

The winter months are when Newquay is quietist in terms of tourism, as the weather is likely to be coolest and wettest at this time. 

Shoulder Seasons:

Spring and early autumn, however, are good times to visit, as weather is likely to still be favourable yet peak season crowding and prices have yet to set in.

Getting around Newquay

All attractions within the town of Newquay are within easy reach on foot. However, Stagecoach, First, and Greyhound Western operate bus routes to nearby towns and villages, and First Great Western and Cross Country Trains also offer rail links in the region. 

What airport do you fly into for flights to Newquay?

Cornwall Newquay (NQY), located 5.7 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights to Newquay.