How long is a flight to Gran Canaria?
A flight from London to Gran Canaria takes just over four hours.
What’s the cheapest month to fly to Gran Canaria?
Use our low fare finder to discover the cheapest time to visit Gran Canaria. The most popular time to visit the island is in the summer and winter months, so book your flights in spring or autumn to save but still enjoy the year-round sunshine and warm temperatures.
Is Gran Canaria cheap to visit?
You can make your trip to Gran Canaria fit any budget, especially if you do a little forward planning. Finding affordable restaurants and bars is an easy feat on the island, just look out for where the locals eat. As the temperature on the island rarely drops below 20°C – even in the winter months – you can comfortably spend a lot of time outside, exploring the streets of Las Palmas by foot or taking advantage of all the natural beauty spots that are perfect for hikes. There’s nothing better than stretching out on the beach with a good book.
Is it easy to get around Gran Canaria?
You can explore Las Palmas easily by foot or by renting a bike – there are several bike lanes connecting different parts of the city. To explore the island further, buses run along all the popular routes. For ease, you can hire a car or private transfer on the island to get you to all the destinations you’d like to explore.
You can also hire a car with British Airways if you want to see more of what Gran Canaria has to offer. You’ll receive great benefits, with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support, plus you’ll collect Avios points on every rental.
Why visit Gran Canaria?
The third largest island in the Canaries archipelago, Gran Canaria is lively, full of history and has lots of natural beauty to explore. Whether you’re visiting the historic cosmopolitan capital of Las Palmas or embarking on an adrenaline-fused adventure filled with hiking, cycling or water sports, there’s something for every traveller to enjoy.
Why fly British Airways to Gran Canaria?
Discover outstanding service from the moment you book. 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. On board you’ll find clean, sanitised seats, HEPA-filtered air, quality on-board catering and a warm, uniquely British welcome.
Simply relax and let us take care of you, every step of the way.