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Cheapest prices for East Midlands flights by month
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to East Midlands is currently May; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
When is the best time to fly to East Midlands?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
R8 054 - R13 760
7 - 21 °C
50 - 88 mm
The best time to fly to East Midlands is during January, but great deals can be found at other times. July tends to be the warmest period in East Midlands so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. October is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.
When is the best time to book flights to East Midlands?
Booking 60 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to East Midlands. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to East Midlands?
The cheapest flights to East Midlands are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
East Midlands flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.
East Midlands Airport is situated 18km (11 miles) from Derby, within easy reach of Nottingham, Leicester and Derby by road and public transport.
The hub for low-cost carriers bmibaby and Ryanair, flights to East Midlands Airport come in from around Europe, including Spain (Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Alicante, Tenerife and Fuerteventura). Other busy routes to and from Nottingham East Midlands Airport are Dublin, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
EMA has received several awards in recent years including World’s Leading Eco Friendly Airport and Best Regional Airport (British Travel Award 2010) however many users report that increased traffic and lack of investment in infrastructure has led to long queues for security and cramped waiting areas. The airport has added facilities as needed, meaning things are spread out and often confusing to find.