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Cheap Flights to Europe

Popular in December High demand for flights, 2% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price C$ 730 Average for round-trip flights in September 2020
Round-trip from C$ 584 From Toronto to London
One-way from C$ 307 One-way flight from Toronto to London
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheapest prices for Europe flights by month

January
C$ 642
February
C$ 694
March
C$ 737
April
C$ 771
May
C$ 769
June
C$ 811
July
C$ 972
August
C$ 937
September
C$ 768
October
C$ 735
November
C$ 719
December
C$ 768
January is currently the cheapest month to fly to Europe. At this moment in time July is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Europe?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
YTO - LON
Price
C$ 642 - C$ 1,230
LON
Temperature
9 - 23 °C
LON
Rainfall
35 - 71 mm
January is typically the best time to fly to Europe, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Europe then July is statistically the hottest. October is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Europe?

The price you pay for your flight to Europe may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 59 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase in the final two weeks or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Europe?

Tuesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Europe. Flying on Friday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Europe?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the evening when visiting Europe. Generally the prices will increase for flights at noon as these tend to have higher demand.

Overview

In terms of land area, Europe may be the second-smallest continent but the 50 or so European countries offer an extraordinary diversity, from Russia in the north to Greece in the south, west to the Azores and east to the border of Asia.

The countries of Western Europe are prosperous and stable and first in mind for family holidays, while some of the Central and Eastern European states are luring budget-minded travellers keen to enjoy the sun outside the pricey Eurozone.

Travellers visiting Europe have a wealth of holiday itineraries from which to choose: touring Ireland’s Burren limestone plateau, seeing the Northern Lights in Sweden or Norway and exploring the French villages in Provence, skiing in the Swiss Alps or relaxing on a beach in the Greek islands.

Europe’s jewel-like capitals have a captivating charm, with unique cultural, architectural and historic characters and sites. Romantic Paris is renowned as the beautiful City of Lights; stately Vienna was the centre of the Habsburg Empire for more than 600 years; stunning spire-dotted Prague is a gem of art and architecture, while medieval Krakow was once Poland’s capital and seat of kings.

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What is the climate like in Europe?

The Mediterranean enjoys hot summers (May to August) and mild winters (December to February). In central and northern Italy and France, the climate is more temperate, with humid summers and cold, damp winters. Summer in Spain and Portugal can be very hot and dry, followed by cold and wet winters. Central Europe’s temperate climate has four distinct seasons, with hot to warm summers and temperatures often dropping below zero in winter. Snow can fall as early as mid-September in the Alps. Ski resorts open from November to April. The climate in Scandinavia, the UK, Ireland and Iceland is kept fairly mild by a continuation of the Gulf Stream (North Atlantic Drift). Most Europeans holiday in August, when many cities close down and locals flee to the beaches and mountains.

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What is the best way to travel around Europe?

Europe is very well connected by planes, trains and buses. There are regular flights between major cities, especially from busy airport hubs in the UK, Germany or France, where low-cost airlines offer cheap flights around Europe.

Trains run throughout mainland Europe, with the Eurotunnel connecting the UK to France.

Buses (coaches) are a cheaper alternative, however, they are typically much slower and often less comfortable than trains.

If you’re driving, consider renting a diesel car, which often gets better mileage. They can be a good deal in countries that subsidize diesel. The UK and Ireland operate left-hand traffic but in the rest of Europe they drive on the right.

If you’re travelling independently, it is still worth checking out tours (such as a one-day city or 14-day country tours) that can be combined with your itinerary.

 

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