How long is a flight to Madeira?
The flight from London to Madeira Airport (FNC) is just under 4 hours.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Madeira?
The cheapest month to fly to Madeira is usually January. Peak season on the island is in the summer months from May to September. Winters bring with it cooler temperatures and wetter weather (October to April), making it an ideal time to go on a more adventurous, active holiday. To find the cheapest flights to Madeira, use our low fare finder.
Is Madeira cheap to visit?
Madeira is a very affordable destination, with a diverse range of things to do and see year-round. Eat like the locals for an authentic experience and easily save money on food and drink. Plan a holiday in Madeira in the low or shoulder season for the best deals on flights and accommodation.
Is it easy to get around Madeira?
Touch down at Madeira Airport (FNC) and you’ll be approximately 20km west of the capital city, Funchal. Hop on the Aerobus express service, which runs frequently between the airport and the city centre and takes around 35 minutes. Or take one of the taxis waiting outside the terminal.
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Why visit Madeira?
This tiny subtropical island in the middle of the Atlantic has so much to offer at any time of year. Known as the island of eternal spring, the lush green botanical gardens, warm weather and dramatic landscapes make it an ideal destination for anyone who appreciates the bounties of nature. The black sand beaches, seaside cliffs and unique network of irrigation canals (levadas) that double as hiking trails make it a serene place where you can be as active or as relaxed as you like. Watch the sun rise from the island’s highest peak, see the spectacular Lagoa Dona Beja waterfall, visit a pristine nature reserve or wander through forests admiring the island’s natural beauty.
Why fly British Airways to Madeira?
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. Onboard 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.