The best price found on momondo to Stornoway was £45/pp from London, which is 83% cheaper than the average flight price to Stornoway. To find the cheapest price to Stornoway from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, April is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Stornoway. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £240. If you are unable to visit Stornoway during the month of April, then departing from United Kingdom during the month November is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around £245.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 49 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Stornoway. During this timeframe, flight prices are around £261. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as £229.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Stornoway is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as £244. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. On the other hand, Saturday 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 £316.
At midday is the cheapest time of day to fly from United Kingdom to Stornoway when you can find flight prices for as low as £257. Flying to Stornoway at midday is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights in the morning are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £273.
Ben Nevis is known in Stornoway for its amazing views and rigorous terrain. Locals and tourists enjoy making their way up the mountains when temperatures are mild and there is less chance of precipitation. Hiking in the area is often enjoyed most when the weather begins warming up and the chance for rain is low. Considering this, it would be recommended to fly to Stornoway during June, July, and August to take advantage of the warmer weather and go for a hike. During the warmer months, hikers around the Stornoway area find that parks like Cairngorms National Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Stornoway in June, July, or August.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Stornoway is possible. If you are planning a flight to Stornoway, consider booking flights to Isle of Benbecula Airport (62 mi from Stornoway city centre), Isle of Barra North Bay Airport (91 mi from Stornoway city centre) or Inverness Airport (97 mi from Stornoway city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Stornoway is Isle of Barra North Bay Airport where the average price is £177pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, United Kingdom travel restrictions include travel to Stornoway. The United Kingdom has not implemented any entry restrictions, but is monitoring direct flights into the country from certain areas. Several airports have suspended certain services, closed terminals, and reduced transportation schedules, so check the details of the specific airport in advance. Additionally, many airlines have grounded their planes. The United Kingdom has announced a mandatory 14-day quarantine for all travelers will be in effect starting on 8 June. Freight workers, medical professionals traveling to help with the fight against coronavirus, and travelers arriving from Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man are exempt from the quarantine requirement. If you are planning to travel to Stornoway at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.