The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Funchal from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £93. The month of November is another great option to travel to Funchal, with average flight prices from United Kingdom averaging around £130.
We recommend purchasing flights from United Kingdom to Funchal 47 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Funchal for £209. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Funchal outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United Kingdom to Funchal for £47.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Funchal is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as £203. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around £272. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Funchal.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Funchal is in the morning. momondo users have found flights departing from United Kingdom to Funchal in the morning for as low as £214. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the afternoon when prices are £269 on average. Flights to Funchal from United Kingdom in the afternoon are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.
Currently, Portugal travel restrictions include travel to Funchal. Portugal has suspended all incoming international flights until at least June 15, except for flights bringing back Portuguese nationals and long-term residents with Portuguese residence permits. State flights, emergency flights, hospital/medevac flights, humanitarian/repatriation flights, United Nations flights may still enter the country, as may flights arriving from Angola, Austria, Belgium, Brazil (Sao Paulo (GRU) and Rio De Janeiro (RIO) airports only), Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mozambique, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sao Tome and Principe, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Venezuela. Flights including a technical stopover where passengers do not disembark may also still enter Portugal. Travelers arriving in Portugal may be required to undergo a body temperature scan upon arrival. Travelers arriving in Madeira must self-isolate for 14 days and fill an online health form 24-48 hours prior to their journey. Effective July 1, travelers with a negative COVID-19 test issued within 72 hours of their departure will be exempted from the quarantine requirement. Travelers arriving in the Azores are subject to medical screening and quarantine, unless they have a negative COVID-19 test issued within 72 hours of their departure from an accredited laboratory. If you are planning to travel to Funchal at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.