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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Funchal (FNC)
Typically, flights to Funchal from London are cheaper when flying from London Luton to Funchal Madeira, which has an average price of £103
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO FUNCHAL FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORT||January||41% cheaper||Flying from London Heathrow Airport to Funchal costs on average just £146 in January|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO FUNCHAL FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORT||August||46% more expensive||It costs about £361 for flights to Funchal from London Heathrow Airport in August|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO FUNCHAL FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORT||July||221% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Funchal from London Heathrow Airport in July than any other month|
When travelling from London, the average flight time to Funchal, Madeira Airport will be around four hours with direct Funchal, Madeira flight deals from Luton Airport, Gatwick Airport, Stansted Airport and London Heathrow. There are flights from Manchester Airport to Funchal, Portugal that will take between six to eight hours with stopovers in Lisbon or Heathrow. Flights from Birmingham typically have at least one stopover in places like France, Luton, and Porto, some of the flights will take just under eight hours and stopover in France.
London is the only city offering direct flights to Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. London Heathrow and Gatwick Airport offer direct flights in under four hours. Unfortunately, other UK airports don’t currently offer direct flights. Flying from Birmingham will typically mean one stopover in France before connecting to Funchal, Madeira. Travel from Liverpool often means multiple stops and a long travel time. It may be easier to book a flight to one of the London airports and take a direct flight from there.
£40 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Funchal. This flight is from Santa Cruz de Tenerife and is 86% cheaper than most flights to Funchal. To find the cheapest price to Funchal from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, November is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Funchal. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £100. The month of January is another great option to travel to Funchal, with average flight prices from United Kingdom averaging around £103.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 51 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Funchal. During this timeframe, flight prices are around £164. Keep in mind that you might be able to find cheaper flights to Funchal at any time. In fact, our users found flights for as low as £47 in the past 72 hours.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Funchal from United Kingdom is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as £115. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. On the other hand, Sunday is the most expensive day to depart from United Kingdom because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around £211.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Funchal is in the afternoon when flights can be purchased for as low as £144. Flights at midday are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £207.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Funchal is possible. If you are planning a flight to Funchal, consider booking flights to Porto Santo Airport (44 mi from Funchal city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Funchal is Porto Santo Airport where the average price is £283pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
There may be other airlines that fly to Funchal from United Kingdom, but the most popular among our users are easyJet, Wizz Air UK, Ryanair and Jet2. These airlines should offer flights to Funchal on a routine basis if you’re flying from one of the more popular airports in United Kingdom.
Jet2 is a popular choice for users travelling to Funchal. It operates 3 flights every week to Funchal, most often flying from Manchester. Jet2 ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as £83 (from Birmingham) have been found by momondo users. In 5 reviews, momondo users have rated Jet2 at an average score of 8.8/10.
KLM (7.5/10, 153 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Funchal, with deals from as low as £167 from Birmingham, round-trip. With 5 KLM flights to Funchal on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.
Funchal Airport, Madeira, offers a variety of ways to connect to the city from the airport. SAM Madeira Bus company offers the Aerobus, which travels to the city every day departing from Arrivals area towards Formosa beach, with multiple stops in Funchal. Shuttle bus services depart from in front of the Arrivals hall hourly. All buses will take close to 40 minutes to reach the city centre. Outside of the Arrivals gate, you will find local airport taxis that take you to your destination within 25 minutes. There are local taxi apps in Madeira that you can arrange a ride to the city through. The trip will take roughly 25 minutes.
A Schengen visa is required for any non-EU national residing in the UK, while those holding a full UK passport can travel to Portugal without a visa. Your stay cannot exceed 90 days.
Funchal is Portugal’s Madeira archipelago capital lined with rolling hills and known for its harbours, local wines and luscious gardens. Funchal offers a variety of historical sites, botanical gardens, museums, food, wine and an array of shopping opportunities for you to enjoy. Funchal Cathedral is one of the most popular historical attractions in Funchal, Madeira. Built in the early 16th century, it stands as a pillar of power for the city. If you’re in the mood for shopping, visit the Funchal Old Town and meander down Rua do Aljube, Rua da Carreira and Rua Dr Fernão Ornelas, Funchal’s main shopping streets. Rua de Santa Maria is home to the Arte de Portas Abertas project, transforming parts of the Old Town into an outdoor gallery with hundreds of works of art decorating the Rua de Santa Maria houses. Feeling peckish? Head on down to Mercado dos Lavradores, the local farmer’s market, and peruse the flowers and fresh produce on display. For a trip above the city amid all of the sights, book a ride on the Monte Cable Car to give you 20 minutes of views from high above the city.
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