Those looking for a flight from London to Newquay will find that the route is a very popular short-haul domestic route. A number of non-stop services are operated every week from London-Gatwick airport to Newquay airport in Cornwall. The busiest route in 2016 to and from London were flights from London-Gatwick to Newquay. With a flight time of 1 hour and 10 minutes it is very short and compares favourably to the journey time by train, which takes approximately 6 hours to cover the 270 miles between the two cities. Several airlines operate cheap flights to Newquay from London airports: currently, direct flights are operated throughout the year only from Gatwick airport. However, it is possible to fly from Stansted to Newquay during the peak season.
A direct flight from London Gatwick to Newquay would be cheapest midweek, costing around £100 return. Cheap flights are fairly easy to find on this route and are operated by the low-cost airline, Flybe. Passengers would be best off comparing prices online and should be prepared to be flexible regarding dates of travel. Booking travel several months prior to the departure date is also recommended in order to get the best deal, fare prices may however fluctuate, so it is advisable to check regularly.
The destination airport in Newquay is around 5 miles to the north east of the city centre on the north coast of Cornwall. Travel to and from the airport is possible by train, private car or taxi.