Northern Ireland Flights

northern ireland flights


The number of destinations from airports in Northern Ireland just keeps on growing. Low-cost flights regularly depart from Belfast International Airport and Belfast City Airport.

The number of flights peaks in the summer season, when tour operators like Thomson and Thomas Cook operate charter flights to sunshine holiday favourites like Greece and Cyprus. Airlines like flybe and also offer dependably well-priced flights to destinations throughout Europe. Low-cost and charter airlines operate routes to Spain and Portugal all year round.

The winter holiday season sees flights to the ever-popular Canary Islands. You will also find routes to exotic destinations like Egypt. Winter flights also head for key ski holiday airports.

There is a great choice of low-cost flights to cities throughout Europe. Nearer home you will find plenty of flights to the Channel Islands, England, Wales and Scotland.

Finding the best deals can be quite a time-consuming business given the sheer number of airlines and flight options. Any search should include low-cost airlines like EasyJet, charter airlines like Thomson, budget airlines like flybe and scheduled airlines like British Airways. Our flight search scans all the airlines with flights to your destination on your preferred dates.

The key departure airports are listed below. See our individual airport pages for more details of airlines, destinations, local transport and airport information.

Belfast International Airport (BFS)

Important UK departure point for low-cost airline EasyJet. You will also find a wide choice of routes with budget airlines Flybe and summer season sees a huge increase in flights, with Thomas Cook, Thomson and several budget and low-cost airlines operating seasonal flights to European cities and popular beach holiday regions. Destinations include many of the key holiday airports in Cyprus, Croatia, Spain, Portugal, Bulgaria, Malta, Madeira, Italy, Turkey, Tunisia, Egypt and Greece. A good choice of European city destinations. Seasonal winter flights head for key ski holiday airports in Switzerland and Austria. Domestic routes head for Edinburgh, Glasgow and 12 airports in England.


Belfast City Airport (BHD)

Important Irish departure point for budget airline Flybe. Also routes with British Airways, Aer Lingus and Manx2. An especially wide choice of domestic routes, with destinations in Scotland, Wales and England. Flights head for 13 different airports in England alone. Also routes to Jersey and the Isle of Man. The choice of destinations includes a few key holiday airports in Spain and Portugal. International routes also include Paris. The summer season sees an increase in flights, with a few seasonal routes to European cities and popular beach holiday regions.