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Fly direct from London to Florida's biggest airports and soak up the best of the sand and sea in the Sunshine State. The possibilities are endless on holidays to Florida, there really is something for everyone and every holiday type.

British Airways' flights arrive at Miami International Airport, Tampa International Airport and Orlando International Airport daily – and three times a week at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport – making it easy to find something that suits your needs. A destination of contrasts, experience the thrills of the adrenaline-fuelled theme parks, laze on sun-kissed beaches, escape the tourist trail on unexpected nature pursuits or sample the vibrant Miami nightlife. Why not hire a car and explore the many sides of this exciting destination for yourself?

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Duration of your flight to Orlando (MCO), Tampa (TPA), Miami (MIA) and Fort Lauderdale (FLL)
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Duration of your flight to Orlando (MCO), Tampa (TPA), Miami (MIA) and Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

You can fly from London to Florida in approximately nine hours. Daily departures from London Gatwick (LGW) or London Heathrow (LHR) mean you could be enjoying the thrills of Orlando, the beaches of the Gulf Coast or the nightlife of Miami and culture of Fort Lauderdale in no time. Choose from a number of different flight times and make the most of your holiday. Choose a cabin to suit your budget and take advantage of the award-winning British Airways service – with complimentary food, drinks and newspapers on-board the time will fly.

Flying to Florida with British Airways
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Flying to Florida with British Airways

Fly to Orlando (MCO), Tampa (TPA), Miami (MIA) or Fort Lauderdale (FLL) with British Airways and combine regular flights with award-winning service and fantastic benefits. Let us take care of everything, from flights to accommodation and airport transfers. We also offer priority boarding for families and Skyflyer activity packs to keep little ones entertained. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. You can enjoy complimentary on-board food and bar service and the ability to check-in online, on your mobile or at the airport. Club World travellers can also enjoy lounge access and priority boarding.

Florida transfer links and car hire
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Florida transfer links and car hire

Our flights to Florida's major airports land within easy reach of the state's major cities. You can reach downtown Orlando by shuttle bus in just 40 minutes, or it's just 15 minutes by bus to downtown Tampa from the airport. A taxi will quickly get you into the heart of Miami in about 30 minutes, while flights to Fort Lauderdale provide easy access to both downtown Fort Lauderdale and Miami. You’ll be given the opportunity to add a shuttle or private door-to-door transfer once you’ve booked your Florida flight or holiday. Or book car hire, in partnership with Avis, and explore at your own pace.

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It's a sunshine state of mind

Whether you want action-packed hours at world-class theme parks or beautiful beaches to relax and unwind on, you’re guaranteed to find it in Florida. With direct flights to Orlando, Tampa and Miami, the choice is yours when you have sunshine state of mind.

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Explore the Sunshine State

Whether you're looking to visit Miami and its amazing beaches, Tampa's city sights or Orlando's stunning theme parks, BA will get you there in comfort and style. For our best deals, combine your flight booking with a hotel from BA Holidays and explore all of Florida's delights without breaking the bank.

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Be tempted by Tampa
Be tempted by Tampa.

Be tempted by Tampa

Tampa is home to Busch Gardens and the gateway to the glorious Gulf Coast. Take advantage of our convenient service and fly direct to Tampa from London Gatwick with British Airways. Discover the vintage stores and bistros of Ybor City or dining, shopping and entertainment at Westshore Plaza. Or treat the family to unforgettable animal encounters and underwater adventures at The Florida Aquarium.

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Escape on St Pete and Clearwater beach breaks
Escape on St Pete and Clearwater beach breaks.

Escape on St Pete and Clearwater beach breaks

With a great choice of beaches and something for everyone, it’s no wonder that St Pete and Clearwater are popular choices for holidays in Florida. Stay at one of our recommended family friendly resorts and immerse yourself in the variety of things to do, with water sports and kids facilities. Enjoy the spectacular nightly celebrations at Pier 60, admire surrealist artworks at the Dali Museum or book an unforgettable experience like the Caladesi and Honeymoon Islands sightseeing cruise or Clearwater dolphin-watching tour.

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Slow down the pace in Fort Lauderdale
Slow down the pace in Fort Lauderdale.

Slow down the pace in Fort Lauderdale

Offering a welcome retreat to the excitement of Miami, Fort Lauderdale embraces a much slower pace with its family friendly beaches, scenic waterways and sweeping beachfront promenade. Known as the 'Venice of America' due to its waterways which lead to the Everglades – hop on and off the water taxis and cruise past palatial mansions and luxury boats. Shop until you drop at Sawgrass Mills or enjoy an unforgettable night out in vibrant Las Olas.

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Get cultural in Sarasota
Get cultural in Sarasota.

Get cultural in Sarasota

See a different side to Florida in sophisticated Sarasota, as you absorb its Mediterranean feel and small-town personality. Alongside award-winning beaches you’ll find a charming city bursting with culture – with an eclectic performing arts scene, museums and plenty of opportunity for retail therapy. Spend some time exploring Longboat Key, a secluded barrier island or cross the bridge to Lido Key, a tropical setting with a unique character.

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Get away from it all in Fort Myers and Sanibel
Get away from it all in Fort Myers and Sanibel.

Get away from it all in Fort Myers and Sanibel

These areas will surpass every expectation with their incredible beaches and spectacular natural surroundings - a sanctuary for nature lovers where you can enjoy shelling, water sports or a round of golf. In Fort Myers, combine relaxing days spent poolside or lazing on the beach with energetic evenings. Or indulge in luxury in the resorts of Captiva and Sanibel - the perfect place to get away from it all.

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Be charmed by Naples and Marco Island
Be charmed by Naples and Marco Island.

Be charmed by Naples and Marco Island

Naples and Marco Island present an exciting offering that will appeal to shopoholics, nature lovers and sun worshippers alike. Charming, sophisticated and luxurious –Naples combines stylish eateries with boutique shopping and an expanse of perfectly manicured golf courses. Marco Island is one of Florida’s largest – it boasts stunning beaches, mesmerising wildlife and is within close proximity to the Everglades National Park.

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