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Cheapest prices for East Midlands flights by month
Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to East Midlands. Flying to East Midlands in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.
When is the best time to fly to East Midlands?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
$1,577 - $3,120
7 - 21 °C
50 - 88 mm
Flying to East Midlands in October is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round. If weather is an important factor for you when considering when to fly to East Midlands, the warmest period tends to be July, with the wettest being October.
When is the best time to book flights to East Midlands?
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to East Midlands, you should look to book at least 60 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to East Midlands?
At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to East Midlands. Friday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
At the moment, flights in the afternoon are likely to offer the best value for money for your East Midlands trip. A flight in the evening will more often than not be of higher cost.
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.