Equidistant between two major airports – Cardiff International Airport and Bristol Airport – flying to Monmouth couldn’t be easier. Book flights to Monmouth now and before you know it you’ll be relaxing in the Welsh countryside with a stroll along the river Monnow or the river Wye. It’s not surprising this town is such a popular destination to fly to.
Flights to Monmouth via Bristol Airport
By a whisker, Bristol Airport is the closest to Monmouthshire. Located in north Somerset, it’s the commercial hub for Bristol, and receives flights from a number of regional and European destinations. From within the UK and Ireland you can fly to Bristol from Inverness, Isle of Man, Belfast, Guernsey, Jersey, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cork and Dublin. With 18 airlines, you should easily be able to find a convenient flight to Monmouth via Bristol.
The nearest railway station to Monmouth is in Lydney, about 12 miles away. While there is a service running to Lydney from Bristol Airport, it is not direct. You may prefer to reserve a rental car, which you can collect at the airport. Depending on which route you take, Monmouth is approximately 40 to 50 miles away from Bristol by road. You can travel on the A449, the M4 or take the scenic route along the B4293.
Flights to Monmouth via Cardiff Airport
Also nearby is Cardiff International Airport. A little further away than Bristol, you can fly to Monmouth via Cardiff from a selection of destinations including Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast City Airport, Dublin, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Anglesey, Jersey and Norwich. You can also travel to Cardiff from any number of popular European destinations, with flights from Germany, France and the Netherlands to name a few. Cardiff Airport is around 50 to 60 miles from Monmouth – or about an hour’s drive depending on the route you take. As with Bristol, the fastest way to travel is by car on the A449 or the M4.
Eat Out After Your Flight Arrives
Once your flight to Monmouth gets in, head along the banks of the River Monnow and you’ll find a great range of places to satisfy your hunger. From international cuisine to traditional British and Welsh, you’ll find everything from cute cafés to gourmet-quality restaurants. And if you fancy some traditional fish and chips you’ll find that too, nestled on the riverbank where the Monnow meets the Wye.
Book Flights to Monmouth Today
With two major airports nearby, get out and experience the best of historic Monmouthshire. Search online for a great deal on flights with Expedia and book your flights to Monmouth today.