The flight route from Belfast (BFS) to Tenerife (TFS) is popular for holidays in the United Kingdom, especially during the peak season. Flights on this route are operated by Jet2.com, who fly to Tenerife from Belfast International Airport in a flight time of 4 hours and 30 minutes as a direct flight.
Tenerife gets full and unfortunately more expensive especially during the winter months when days in the UK are short and cool. Those wishing to avoid crowds and high prices will be well advised to go at less popular times.
Due to the popularity of holidays in Tenerife, passengers are advised to book their air ticket well in advance of their desired date of departure on this route in order to get a low cost flight. The best deals can be had for midweek departures avoiding the peak holiday season, such as school holidays.
The arrival airport in Tenerife from Belfast is Tenerife South Reina Sofia (TFS) for non-stop services and the departure airport is Belfast International Airport. There are services to Tenerife North (TFN), but these always involve at least one stopover. Belfast Airport is the top airport of departure for residents of Northern Ireland and has a very large catchment area. Flights to Spain, and in particular to the Canary Islands and Tenerife, are amongst the busiest routes from this airport. Due to the year round reliable and pleasantly warm climate, Tenerife South is always a popular destination for those heading to the beach resorts on the island to enjoy sun and sea, whereas the northern airport tends to be used mainly by hikers/walkers and tourists from Germany and nothern European countries. There are a number of popular beach resorts in the south of Tenerife, for instance at Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos. Buses will take passengers to many of the resorts along the coast and inland upon arrival at the airport. Car hire companies and taxis are also widely available. Public transport between the two airports as well as the nothern and southern resorts of the island is available.