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Discover Tenerife with British Airways

Enjoy the best of the Canary Islands with great flight and hotel deals to Tenerife.

Explore spectacular volcanic landscapes or kick back on the famous black and golden beaches. Experience the buzzing nightlife of resorts such as Playa de las Americas or Costa Adeje in the south which entice party crowds year after year, or a more cultural experience in Santa Cruz in the north of the island. Add in an excellent range of water sports and activities and you can be sure to find something to do for the whole family. 

With a four and a half hour flight time from London, complimentary drinks and snacks and pre allocated seating you can now arrive comfortable and refreshed.

Tenerife offers great weather all-year round making it the perfect destination for a holiday anytime of the year.

Flying to Tenerife with British Airways

Choose British Airways to Tenerife and enjoy all the features and exceptional service we’re famous for. You can reach the largest of the Canary Islands in either Euro Traveller, our economy class cabin that offers family friendly features and complimentary snacks and drinks, or Club Europe, our business class cabin, where you’ll enjoy priority boarding and additional space in which to unwind on board. British Airways flights to Tenerife South airport (TFS) depart from London Gatwick. You can also fly with our oneworld partner, Iberia Express, from London Heathrow to Tenerife North airport (TFN).

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Arriving in Tenerife (TFS airport)

Fly to Tenerife South Airport (TFS) from London Gatwick (LGW) and you’ll land in this beautiful island in less than five hours. At 63 kilometres south of the capital Santa Cruz, the airport is linked to the main hub by local transport or car hire. The bus services have an airport-to-city transfer time of around 50 minutes or you can arrange for a taxi from the main airport arrivals concourse. British Airways car hire partner Avis offers car hire from Tenerife Airport 7 days a week from 7am to midnight. Car hire services can also be found in the arrivals concourse.

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Booking your family holiday.

Booking your family holiday

If you're booking your family holiday, why not combine your flight with a hotel from BA Holidays or car hire from Avis? Combining everything with BA leads to some stunning offers and will let you enjoy the year-round sun without breaking the bank.

Cheap flights direct to Tenerife.

Cheap flights direct to Tenerife

Fly from London to Tenerife in just four and a half hours. With our cheapest Hand Baggage Only fares starting at wonderfully low prices, the stunning landscape and year-round warmth of the Canary Islands has never been closer.

Tenerife weather

With summer highs of 28ºC and winter lows of 22ºC – it’s hard to resist Tenerife’s glorious year-round climate.

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • 22°Jan
  • 22°Feb
  • 23°Mar
  • 23°Apr
  • 24°May
  • 26°Jun
  • 28°Jul
  • 29°Aug
  • 28°Sep
  • 27°Oct
  • 25°Nov
  • 23°Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • 3
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 5
  • 4
  • 6
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 8
  • 9
  • 9
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 11
  • 10
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8
  • 7

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