Flights to Llangollen
Booking a flight to the small town Llangollen is almost guaranteed to relax you. Situated on the meandering River Dee, Llangollen boasts a canal, an impressive aqueduct and the nearby Horseshoe Falls, so you’ll be surrounded by the gentle sound of cascading water wherever you are in town.
With so much nature, you’re sure to be swept away by the charm of this heather-tinted little town and, with not one but two airports nearby, booking a flight to Llangollen couldn’t be easier.
Flying to Llangollen
If you’re booking flights to Llangollen, the closest airports are Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Manchester Airport. Liverpool is situated about 50 miles northeast of Llangollen, or about an hour’s drive. Manchester Airport is about 60 miles in a similar direction, and is also approximately an hour’s drive away. Flying to Llangollen via Anglesey Airport in Holyhead is also an option, although as Anglesey only receives flights from Cardiff and Norwich, Manchester or Liverpool are probably your best bet.
Flying to Llangollen via Manchester Airport
By far the largest airport in the region, Manchester Airport serves nearly 60 airlines and over 200 destinations. You’re almost guaranteed to find a flight to Llangollen, wherever in the world you want to fly from. Destinations to Manchester from the British Isles are abundant. They include: London Heathrow, Cork, Dublin, Belfast International and Belfast City, Knock, Newquay, Aberdeen, Bournemouth, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow (International), Inverness, Newquay, Southampton and the Isle of Man.
Flying to Llangollen via Liverpool Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is a little smaller than Manchester Airport, but nevertheless receives flights from a wide selection of European destinations, including the Isle of Man, Jersey, Newquay (summer only), Belfast (City), Cork, Derry, Dublin and Knock.
Travelling to Llangollen Once Your Flight Arrives
Once your flight lands, the fastest way to reach Llangollen is by road. With both Liverpool and Manchester about an hour’s drive away via the A483 and M56 (respectively), you’ll be enjoying this historical river valley town in no time at all. Renting a car with Expedia may be your fastest solution, as you can pick it up at the airport once your flight lands. Otherwise there are also train services to Llangollen, although these aren’t direct.
Fly in Llangollen
Llangollen is small, but it’s steeped in activity. As well as flying to Llangollen, you could have a go at hand gliding when you get here. This is a popular sport in Llangollen, due to the abrupt cliffs and natural airflows of the Dee Valley. Otherwise, just check straight into your hotel, and enjoy the scenery from the ground.
Book a Flight to Llangollen Today
This Welsh riverside haven really is a fantastic getaway. Immerse yourself in the history of this ancient Welsh town and book your flights to Llangollen with Expedia today.